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An exploded model of the near-surface deposits below Ipswich, Suffolk (GSI3D)
The BGS will be demonstrating 3D mapping using Gsi3d, and GeoVisionary visualisation at the Mapping Showcase 2011. The London Mapping Festival is hosting Mapping Showcase 2011, an event dedicated to the diverse range of mapping-related …

2011-09-26


3D geological model
I Know Where I'm Going Remote Access to World Heritage Sites from St Kilda to Uluru - a conference This two-day international conference will focus on the potential for new technologies to create high-quality, remote-access visitor experiences …

2011-09-22


Environmental Protection UK logo
Environmental Protection UK (EPUK) has teamed up with Sufalnet4EU to offer members the opportunity to hear first hand how to successfully deal with former and abandoned landfill sites to create opportunities for regeneration and growth. The …

2011-09-21


CO2 molecule
The Planet Under Pressure conference is billed as 'a major international science conference focusing on solutions to the global sustainability challenge'. It aims to attract 2,500 global change researchers, policy makers, NGOs, development …

2011-09-07


ALERT system.
This free one-day meeting showcases technologies developed by the British Geological Survey (BGS) that we use in our survey, sampling, monitoring, testing and geological mapping work. The purpose of this event is to introduce these technologies …

2011-09-05


British Science Festival Bradford Logo
BGS are hosting the free event 'Metals, mines and mobiles: The life cycle of metals in the natural and human environment' at the British Science Festival at the University of Bradford 1-4pm Monday 12th September 2011. This event will examine …

2011-08-31


iGeology best app
This one-day conference organised by the Association for Geographic Information Scotland and European Standards CEN/TC 287 Geographic information will examine the potential impact the of Location-based Apps and explore the potential for new …

2011-08-25


Exploration drilling Curraghinalt gold deposit BGS©NERC
This conference, organised by the Mining Institute of Scotland and the Central Scotland Regional Group of the Geological Society, considers the challenges facing the extractive industries in developing these resources within the regulatory and …

2011-08-22


GSA logo
Special Technical Sessions | Crossing the Digital Divide: Availability of Geoscience Knowledge for Resolving Environmental and Societal Challenges. BGS Team Leader, Holger Kessler, is featured in this special session that addresses the entire …

2011-08-17


Shale Gas World logo
Strategy, opportunity and growth for governments, operators and key stakeholders in shale gas development The main focus of the conference is to tackle environmental and regulatory issues impacting shale gas exploration and production. Access …

2011-08-17


BGS Staff at work in the laboratory
Title: Shale Gas exploration in the UK and mainland Europe Venue: British Geological Survey, Meeting Room (follow signs from reception) Speaker: Peter Turner, Cuadrilla Resources Limited Convener: Dave Boon

2011-08-12


3D geological model
A conference organised by the Geoscience Information Group of the Geological Society, and our Data and Research for Environmental Applications and Models (DREAM) cross-cutting project at the British Geological Survey. The aim is to provide a …

2011-07-26


BGS Staff at work in the laboratory
BGS will be helping Prospect to deliver the Environmental Science national competition at the WorldSkills 2011 event, ExCeL London, from 5-8 October 2011. More about WorldSkills London 2011

2011-07-25


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The next conference will be held at BGS Keyworth on 28-30 Sept 2012. Theme: Digital tools for geology teaching. ESTA Annual Course and Conference is a fantastic opportunity for high quality CPD that will make teaching and learning Earth …

2011-07-25


Nuffield foundation logo
A Nuffield Bursaries celebration will be hosted at BGS, Keyworth on 4 October; a presentation evening for both the host organisations and the students' parents. First year A-level students who have undertaken Nuffield bursaries throughout the …

2011-07-25


Seismogram
David Boon, BGS engineering geologist, explains why the recent earthquake in New Zealand was so destructive and how the results of new geological research hopes aid the safer rebuilding of the devastated city. BGS Keyworth, Meeting Room 1, 7pm …

2011-07-18


De la Beche lecture theatre, BGS, Keyworth.
Bringing together scientists studying the different components of Polar Earth science to exchange information and perspectives. As we come to terms with climate change, understanding the landscape and environmental response of the Polar …

2011-07-05


Wet pebbles mn36607
Discover a unique land of unusual, ancient rocks, rare minerals and a diverse and distinctive landscape. Its all here! Take a fresh look at Charnwood Forest in this exhibition by the British Geological Survey and Natural England. From Saturday …

2011-07-02


BGS holds over 100km of drill core
The main focus of this conference is to examine the existing, current and proposed shale gas extraction, with a focus on the associated environmental impacts, allowing an insight from the commercial and environmental leaders. This will then be …

2011-07-01


Sir William Edmund Logan
A new exhibition, dedicated to the geologist Sir William Edmond Logan FRS (1798-1875), opened at the National Waterfront Museum, Swansea on 29th May. The exhibition is the result of collaboration between the National Museum of Wales and …

2011-06-17

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