Monday, March 18, 2019

IAPG events at the
EGU 2019 General Assembly

7-12 April 2019
Vienna (Austria)

12 April 2019, 08:30-12:00, Room L7

Session EOS5.2: 
Geoethics: ethical, social and cultural implications of geoscience knowledge, education, communication, research and practice
12 Orals and 27 Posters.

Oral presentations:
First part: Geoethics: foundations, cultures and social justice
Second part: Applying geoethical thinking in novel settings: marine and mining

Convenership: Silvia Peppoloni (Italy), Nic Bilham (UK), Martin Bohle (Belgium), Giuseppe Di Capua (Italy), Eduardo Marone (Brazil)

- Oral presentations: 08:30-12:00; Room L7
- Poster presentations: 08:00-19:30, attendance 13:30-15:00; Hall X1

This session is co-sponsored by IAPG, AGI - American Geosciences Institute, and EFG - European Federation of Geologists.

​List of orals and posters with links to abstracts:

9 April 2019, 08:30-10:15, Room -2.31 (Brown Level)

Short Course SC1.30:
Foundations of Geoethics for Earth, Marine and Atmospheric Sciences

Convenership: Eduardo Marone

Speakers: Silvia Peppoloni, Vitor Correia, Eduardo Marone, Jan Boon, Giuseppe Di Capua, Nic Bilham.

Course Content
1. From Ethics to Geoethics: definition, values, tools 
2. Responsible conduct of research and professionalism
3. Tools for Confronting (geo)ethical dilemmas
4. Geoethics for society: sustainable development and responsible mining
5. Geoethics in natural hazards

6. Geoethics in geoscience communication

This short course is co-sponsored by IAPG and IOI-TC-LAC - International Ocean Institute Training Centre for Latin America and the Caribbean.

​Read more on the short course:

IAPG - International Association for Promoting Geoethics: