TMS Foraminifera and Nannofossil Groups Spring Meeting 2013

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Scientific programme

The meeting will consist of two days of oral presentations and poster sessions. The theme of the meeting will be: The Micropalaeontological record of global change: from epicontinental seas to open ocean The meeting is open to all foraminiferal and nannofossil researchers and students to present their results on any aspect of taxonomy, ecology, paleoecology, biogeography, and global change research. Following the tradition established at earlier meetings, the priority will be to facilitate the presentation of results by students and junior researchers. The technical sessions will be followed by a one-day field trip to a Upper Cretaceous rocky-shore and littoral facies yielding foraminifera and calcareous nannoplankton, near the historic town of Kutná Hora.

Important dates

  • February, 2013 Second circular
  • April, 2013 Deadline for registration, abstract submission, reservation of student accommodation
  • May, 2013 Third circular with meeting programme
  • June, 19-22, 2013 The TMS spring meeting in Prague

Organizing committee

Contact person: Dr Katarína Holcova, Charles University in Prague,

Dr Lilian Švábenická (calcareous nannoplankton), Czech Geological Survey, Prague

Dr Miroslav Bubík (foraminifera), Czech Geological Survey, Brno