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Launch of OneGeology - new start time
OneGeology will be launched at the 33rd IGC Wednesday 6 August at the new time of 15.30. The groundbreaking OneGeology project presents global geological map data on the internet, ensuring that a vast amount of geological data from around the world is easily accessible.
Global launch invitation (PDF 3.71 Mb) >> »
New Medical geology flyer
A new flyer with an overview of medical geology themed symposia and programme for the 'Water, human health and environment' Theme of the Day is available as a download.
Download the flyer (897 kb) »
Excursions to the Palaeozoic Oslo Rift
Places are still available on Excursions No 23 and No 24 to the Oslo Rift, a geological world classic. The excursions begin and end in Oslo - right at your doorstep. See the excursion descriptions on the web and register now!
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Themes of the Day
Don't miss the Themes of the Day at the 33rd IGC, with themes including Early life and evolution, Climate change, Natural hazards, Mineral resources and Energy resources for the future, and Planetary geoscience. 85 invited speakers will give presentations, and each day is concluded with a one hour panel debate and a press conference.
Themes of the Day »
Join the excursion to the first UNESCO European Geopark in Scandinavia!
Take the opportunity to visit an outstanding part of the geology of southern Norway, close to Oslo. There are still a few places available on Excursion No 21 to Gea Norvegica European Geopark. Enjoy the intersection between geology, local culture and food during boat and bus trips inland and on Norway’s sunny coast.
Excursion details »
Online registration recommended
Participants are strongly recommended to register for the Congress online to avoid long queues on arrival at the venue. Please note that single-day registration is also possible online. Choose a day and register - but be aware that single day registration does not include lunch and free transport.
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