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Programme of Indoor Meetings 2017 - 2018
Wednesday 25 October 2017 at 19:00The Science and Engineering of Shale - Prof Ernie Rutter
Please note that Professor Rutter, our first speaker of the new Indoor Meetings season, has regrettably had to change the date of his talk. The talk will now take place on WEDNESDAY 25 OCTOBER 2017, one week later than the original date. The venue, the lecture theatre in the Williamson Building, and the time, 7pm, have not changed.
We apologise for any inconvenience which this may cause.
Saturday 18 November 2017 at 13:30 - The Broadhurst Lectures: Deep Earth MattersThe speakers will include:
Prof Hugh Rollinson
Dr Jason Harvey
Dr Andrew Walker
Wednesday 29 November 2017 at 18:30 - Joint meeting with Manchester Geographical AssociationFaulty Communications: Seismic Hazard in Istanbul - Prof Iain Stewart, Plymouth University
Venue: Manchester Metropolitan University, Brooks Building, Birley Campus, Bonsall Strteet, Manchester M15 6GX
Tickets, which are free, must be booked through the Eventbrite website; booking is essential.
Saturday 9 December 2017 at 13:30 - Some Aspects of Planetary Geology in the Solar SystemSpeakers:
Prof David Rothery
Dr Rhian Jones
Dr Susanne Schenzer
Saturday 13 January 2018 at 13:30 - Flying FossilsSpeakers:
Dr Stephen Brusatte
Dr Mark Wilton
Wednesday 7 February 2018 at 19:00 - AGM followed by Presidential AddressAspects of North Island Geology - Jane Michael, MGA President
Meetings from October to February inclusive will be held in the Lecture Theatre in the Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester.
Full details of the speakers and their lecture titles will be circulated nearer the times of the meetings.