GSA Joint Section Meeting

Rocky Mountain (70th Annual Meeting)
Cordilleran (114th Annual Meeting)

15–17 May | Flagstaff, Arizona

Double Tree by Hilton Hotel and Conference Center

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

We are excited to announce that the GSA 2018 Cordilleran – Rocky Mountain Joint Section Meeting will be held in the city of Flagstaff, Arizona. Flagstaff lies on the southern edge of the geologically world-class Colorado Plateau amongst the San Francisco volcanic field, and near the Transition Zone and Basin and Range provinces to the south. The Organizing Committee is now accepting proposals for Theme Sessions, Symposia, Workshops, Short Courses, and Field Trips. The meeting will emphasize the Southwest, but we welcome sessions across the two Sections and from all geo-disciplines.

Symposium and Theme Session proposal submissions can be sent to: Nancy Riggs, Ryan Crow, or Dave Elliott
Field Trip proposal submissions can be sent to: Mike Smith or Steve Semken
Exhibit, Sponsorship, Short Course, and Workshop proposal submissions can be sent to: Lisa Skinner, Steve Reynolds

Proposal submission deadline is 3 August 2017. Proposal submissions must include:

  • Title of Session/ Workshop / Field Trip / Short Course
  • Identify proposal as theme session, symposia, short course, or workshop
  • Principal Organizer (name, affiliation, and email)
  • Co-organizers (names, affiliations, and emails)
  • Preference for format (oral or poster), if applicable
  • A short description (50 words or less) of submission event

Contact General Chair Paul Umhoefer or Co-Chair Dennis Newell with any questions related to the GSA 2018 Cordilleran – Rocky Mountain Joint Section Meeting in Flagstaff, Arizona.

Organizing Committee

General Chair Paul Umhoefer
Rocky Mountain Section Co-chair Dennis Newell
Technical Program Co-chair Nancy Riggs
Technical Program Co-chair Ryan Crow
Technical Program Co-chair Dave Elliott
Field Trips Co-chair Mike Smith
Field Trips Co-chair Steve Semken
Exhibit, Sponsorship, Short Course, and Workshop Co-Chair Lisa Skinner
Exhibit, Sponsorship, Short Course, and Workshop Co-Chair Steve Reynolds
Student Volunteer Chair Lisa Skinner

Meeting Flyer

2018 RM Meeting Flyer