Thursday, September 24, 2015

Geoethical perspectives on meeting 

the resource needs of future generations

A joint symposium IAPG-GSL-EFG-EGS at the 35th IGC

Colleagues are invited to submit abstracts for the Symposium "Geoethical perspectives on meeting the resource needs of future generations" that will take place in Cape Town (South Africa) at the 35th IGC - International Geological Congress. The congress will be held from 27 August to 4 September 2016. The deadline for submitting an abstract is 31 January 2016.

This symposium is a joint initiative by the International Association for Promoting Geoethics (IAPG), the Geological Society of London (GSL), the European Federation of Geologists (EFG) and the EuroGeoSurvey (EGS).

This symposium is organized under the Theme: "Resourcing Future Generations" - Core Topic: "Geoscience in the economy" and will be convened by Silvia Peppoloni (IAPG), Nic Bihlam (GSL), Vitor Correia (EFG), Luca Demicheli (EGS).

The symposium description and the link for submitting your abstract for this event are available at:

We remind you that the IAPG proposes another symposium at the 35th IGC titled: "Geoethics: general aspects and case-studies", under the Theme: "Global Geoscience Professionalism and Geoethics" - Core Topic: "Geoscience for Society". The Call for Abstract is open also for this symposium.