2017 Australia Event Listing

September
14 September 2017 – NSW Division Monthly Meeting 
Speaker: A/Prof Juan-Carlos Afonso (Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Macquarie University)
Topic: Towards a grand unified theory of the Earth's interior: Marrying geophysics, geodynamics, and geochemistry
Location: City of Sydney RSL, 565 George Street, Sydney
Time: 5:30 


15 September 2017 - DMIRS 2017 Petroleum Open Day Perth
Topics: The future of Western Australia’s petroleum security 
Location:
Hyatt Regency, Perth
For more information, please go to: www.dmp.wa.gov.au/pod


26 September 2017 – QLD Division Monthly Meeting
Speaker: Alex Wheeler
Topic: Palynological records of marine incursions in the Sydney, Bowen and Galilee Basins
Location: Transcontinental Hotel, 482 George St, Brisbane near Roma St Station
Time: 5:30pm


28 September 2017 - Victorian Division Meeting 
Speaker: Peter Cawood
Topic: TBA


29-30 September - Specialist Group in Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Petrology
Location: Benalla, Victoria
To register go to: 
SGGMP registration page
For information about student bursaries email: simon.turner@mq.edu.au

October
4 October 2017 – WA Division Monthly Meeting
Speaker: Dr. Carsten Laukamp (CSIRO)
Topic: Application of remote sensing technologies
Location: Irish Club of WA (Inc.), 61 Townshend Road, Subiaco, between Hay Street and Churchill Ave
Time: 5:30pm

7 October 2017- GSA Esk Valley Excursion
Location: Southeast Queensland - Esk Valley
For more information and to register for this day excursion please click here.

10 October 2017 - HEDG Meeting

Topic: The use of natural resources by local indigenous people (Earth Science Week 2017 theme is ‘Earth and Human Activity’)

Speaker: TBA
Location: McIntyre Theatrette, Newcastle Museum
Time: Drinks and nibbles at 6.00pm, presentation at 6.30pm

20 October 2017 - SA Division Division Monthly Meeting
Topic: Careers in Geoscience
Speakers: Recent university graduates currently working in research and industry
Location: Sprigg Room, Mawson Building, University of Adelaide, North Terrace Campus, Adelaide
Time: 6:00pm


24 October 2017 – QLD Division Monthly Meeting
Speaker: Laura Phillips
Topic: Stratigraphic controls on Late Permian sediments in the eastern Galilee Basin
Location: Transcontinental Hotel, 482 George St, Brisbane near Roma St Station
Time: 5:30pm


24-27 October - SERGA Conference
Location: Upper Spence Gulf, South Australia
Website:
http://2017.segra.com.au/

30 October - 1 November 2017 - 16
th Australasian Tunnelling Conference 
Location: Sydney
Website: 
http://ats2017.com.au/

November
1 November - GESSS QLD - Earth Sciences Student Symposium
Location: Queensland University of Technology
For more information please visit the Symposium website here
To register for this event click here

10 November - GESSS NSW- Earth Sciences Student Symposium
Location: Macquarie University Campus
For more information please visit the Symposium website here
To register for this event click here

8-12 November - Specialist Group in Tectonics and Structural Geology

Location: Denmark, Western Australia

To register 
click here
To find out more go to: Denmark conference website

16 November - GESSS TAS- Earth Sciences Student Symposium

Location: Institute for Marine and Antartic Studies
For more information please visit the Symposium website here
To register for this event click here

24 November - GESSS SA- Earth Sciences Student Symposium

Location: South Australian Drill Core Reference Library
For more information please visit the Symposium website here
To register for this event click here

27-29 November 2017 - Global Eco 2017 Conference
Location: Adelaide, South Australia
Website: 
http://www.globaleco.com.au/

28 November 2017 - HEDG Meeting
Topic: New earth science research from the University of Newcastle. Results of postgraduate research projects
Speaker: TBA
Location: McIntyre Theatrette, Newcastle Museum
Time: Drinks and nibbles at 6.00pm, presentation at 6.30pm



December
7 December 2017 - Geological Survey of South Australia Discovery Day
Location: Hall M, Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace (Morphett Street bridge entrance), Adelaide
Registration: Attendance to Discovery Day is free, but registration prior to the event is mandatory to gain entry on the day. Catering will be included in your free registration.
Click here to register for the event.

8 December 2017 - South Australian Exploration and Mining Conference

Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide
Registration: $180 early bird, $200 after 30 September. Students $40 - Registration fee includes full day catering, 22 presentations, five networking sessions including post conference drinks.
SAEMC 2017 Flyer
(Adobe PDF File)

2017 International Event Listing

6-11 November 2017 - 9th International Conference on Geomorphology
Location: 
Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi
For more information and to register for the event please click here

15-18 November 2017 - 1st International Congress on Earth Science
Location: Chancellor Hall, Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD), Bandar Seri Begawan
For more information and to register for the event please click here

2018 Australian Event Listing

March
20-21 March 2018 - AGES 2018
Location: Alice Springs Convention Centre, NT

August
13-17 August 2018 – Meeting of the International Mineralogical Association (IMA 2018)
Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria
http://www.ima2018.com/


October
14-18 October 2018 – Australian Geoscience Council Convention: Big Issues and Ideas in Geoscience
Location: Adelaide, South Australia
This convention is hosted by the AGC and all the Australian geoscience member societies.
More information is coming soon.
Themes include:
- Understanding the Earth
- Life on Earth – origins and diversity
- Resources – discovery, development, use and sustainability
- Applied Geoscience in the 21st Century – innovation, technology and the future
- Beyond the Rocks – Geoscience in our society: current application and future trends
Scientific and Technical Program Convenor – Chris Yeats chris.yeats@industry.nsw.gov.au
AGC President and Convention Chair – Bill Shaw president@agc.org.au
For more information, please go to: https://www.agcc.org.au/

2018 International Event Listing

February 
10-18 February 2018 - 
Discover Volcanism - Hawaii, a trip for all geology enthusiasts
Location: Hawaii
Notes: This nine-day (8 night) field trip on the Big Island of Hawaii will expand your knowledge in the field of plate tectonics, hot spot volcanism and the geologic features and hazards associated with living on an active volcano. We will discuss volcanic edifices, eruption styles, magma evolution and see various types of lava flows, lava lakes, tree molds and lava trees, fault scarps, rifts, craters and calderas. For more detail, please see the attachments below:

September
11-14 September 2018 - 
8th Intentional Brachiopod Congress
Location: Milan, Italy
Website: www.8brachiopodcongress.com
Notes: topics of the Congress will include all aspects of the study of brachiopods, from systematics and evolution to biostratigraphy, palaeoecology, palaeobiogeography, to the biology of extant brachiopods. Particular emphasis will be devoted to research on mass
extinctions, biomineralisation and geochemistry, as well as new methods of microscopic investigation with the latest equipment in this field. For more details, please see the attachments below:

8th IBC 1st Circular
(Adobe PDF File)

2019 International Event Listing

June
June 23-27 2019 - The 11th North American Paleontological Convention

Location: 
University of California, Riverside, California, USA
Topic: 
 Multiple branches of paleontology (vertebrate, invertebrate, paleobotany, micropaleontology, paleo-related organic and inorganic geochemistry, paleoecology, paleoclimatology, and astrobiology)
Website
http://napc2019.ucr.edu/