Hilton London Metropole Hotel, UK
BGS's, Dr Nick Riley is one of the speakers at this event.
The Open Day in 2012 will be held on Saturday 22 September - 10am to 5pm.
Contact Ted Harris for the latest information.
Prof Mike Stephenson, Head of Energy at the British Geological Survey will present a course on "Sedimentary organic matter: characterization and applications"
The course will be held at the University of Milan, 19-21 September 2012.
It includes sections on
It will be aimed mainly at Italian PhD students, but is open to all. Researchers and professionals in sedimentology, stratigraphy and the hydrocarbons industry may be interested.
Contact Mike Stephenson for more details.
BGS staff involved/attending.
How can rocks keep us warm in winter?
This event explains some cool facts about rocks that means there’s a store of heat right beneath our feet!
We’ll discover the many ways that this store can be tapped into so we can heat (and cool) our own homes, schools and offices.
FREE interactive talk suitable for all ages
So what will happen when news breaks of a massive Coronal Mass Ejection (CME) on the Sun? Join us to unravel the jargon & discover if we’ll see power blackouts or electrifying auroras!
FREE talk hosted by the British Geological Survey.
The Extractive Industry Geology (EIG) Conference is a biennial event for sharing knowledge, scientific research and good practice in the field of applied geology within the UK minerals industry. The next EIG conference is 5-8 September 2012 at Edgehill University, Ormskirk, Lancashire. It is aimed at geo-professionals associated with the extraction of industrial rocks and minerals, including those involved in geology, hydrogeology, geotechnical engineering, restoration and after-use, reserves and resources and quarry design and planning. The conference includes 2-days of presentations plus pre- and post-conference field trips. BGS geologists will be presenting on a range of current minerals research including marine resources, critical metals, modelling environmental impact, resource management and geophysical prospecting.
If you are interested in presenting a paper please contact Clive Mitchell.
The conference programme includes two full days of presentations and workshops on September 4 and 5 with a conference meal on the evening of September 4 and a field trip on September 6:
BGS is attending this conference with a stand showcasing the Infiltration SuDS Map.
More about the SUDSnet International Conference 2012