Ussher Society Annual Conference 2014 – Advance Notice
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The Ussher Society 52nd Annual Conference will be held at the Royal Hotel, Weston-super-Mare, 2nd – 5th January, 2014. This 3-day conference for earth and environmental scientists working in South-West England and related areas comprises two days of presentations plus field excursions. The presentation days will be Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th of January. Oral and/or poster presentations will be welcomed in all areas of geoscience relating to South-West England.
The Scott Simpson Lecture will be presented by Prof. David Manning, (University of Newcastle and President-designate of the Geological Society of London) on Friday 3rd January. Field excursion(s) will take place on Sunday 5th January.
Authors, whether of oral or poster presentations, are encouraged to submit their work for publication, subject to peer review, in the Society’s journal, “Geoscience in South-West England”.
If you wish to make a contribution to the scientific programme, please send details of the paper/poster to the Conference Secretary, Dr Jenny Bennett by 15th November. Expressions of interest should include: Title, Author(s) and an outline Abstract. Please note that a downloadable version of the 1st and 2nd Circular is available to now from the link at the top of the page.
A bursary fund is available to full-time students wishing to attend the Conference to present a paper or poster. For details, please apply to the Conference Secretary.
The Conference Venue will be the Royal Hotel at Weston-super-Mare. It is close to the promenade and the sea. Full details are available at