Events

Event Information:

  • Fri
    21
    Nov
    2014
    Sat
    22
    Nov
    2014
    Fribourg, Switzerland

    The 12th Swiss Geoscience Meeting is organized by the Department of Geosciences of the University of Fribourg and the Platform geosciences of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT). On Friday 21st, the theme of the 12th Swiss Geoscience Meeting is "Drilling the Earth". Five keynote speakers will present the latest research on ice coring at high altitudes to sediment coring in the deep oceans. Topics will include the insight gained from climate and ecosystem archives, the potential of unconventional georessources and the investigation of geohazards. On Saturday 22nd, a series of 21 scientific symposia will cover the diverse spectrum of current research in geoscience, encompassing the lithosphere, the hydrosphere, the cryosphere, the biosphere, the atmosphere and the anthroposphere.

    More information available at http://geoscience-meeting.scnatweb.ch/sgm2014/index.html