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CALL FOR SESSIONS!
V.M. GOLDSCHMIDT CONFERENCE,
MONTRÉAL, 24-29 JUNE 2012
The V.M. Goldschmidt 2012 Conference will be held at the Palais des
Congrès in Montréal, June 24-29, 2012, with a focus on the Earth in
Evolution. The Scientific Committee has identified twenty-two exciting
themes ranging from the Evolution of the Solar System to Geomicrobiology,
and from Earth Resources to Geoengineering & Remediation. Several sessions
have already been proposed for each theme. Visit our website for details
A special invitation is extended to young researchers and non-traditional
participants of the Goldschmidt. Please have a look at the list of themes
and sessions, consult with your colleagues and propose sessions that might
fill any obvious gaps in the program. The organizing committee wishes to
reach out to members of any scientific field related to the evolution of
the Earth system.
Proposals for sessions must include a short title and a no-more-than
200-word or 1500-character description. The proposed session must be
related to one (or more) of the prescribed themes and these must be
identified. Finally, at least two co-convenors and one keynote speaker
must be identified for each session. If you have any questions about the
suitability of a session you wish to propose, please contact the
appropriate theme leaders identified in the program. Proposals for
additional sessions will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee and
included in the list of sessions where appropriate.
Proposals for additional sessions for the Montreal Goldschmidt 2012
Conference must be submitted to: [log in to unmask]
This call for sessions closes on November 15, 2011.
Alfonso Mucci, Don Baker, Georges Beaudoin and Claude Hillaire-Marcel
Visit our website at http://www.goldschmidt2012.org/!
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Important dates and deadlines:
August 2011: Housing opens
12 September 2011: Call for Sessions
30 November 2011: List of Sessions finalised
1 December 2011: Abstract Submission opens
16 January 2012: Registration opens
1 February 2012: Abstract submission deadline
20 April 2012: Early-bird registration deadline
24-29 June 2012: Goldschmidt2012 in Montréal, Canada
For the Goldschmidt 2012 Organizing Committee