Manchester Geological Association
GA Conference 2019
Manchester Building Stones
The North West Geologist
Programme of Indoor Meetings 2019 - 2020
Provisional details of the indoor meeting programme are given below. Further details will be added on confirmation.
Wednesday 25 September 2019 at 19:00Holiday Geology: members' talks
Friday 18 - Sunday 20 October 2019Geologists' Association GeoConference Conference to be held at the University of Manchester
Conference programme, including field trips, available at the Geologists' Association website
Saturday 23 November 2019 at 13:30 - The Broadhurst Lectures: The AnthropoceneSpeakers:
Dr Colin Waters, Leicester University
Dr Colin Summerhayes, University of Cambridge
Prof Mark Williams, Leicester University
Saturday 7 December 2019 at 13:30 - GeotourismSpeakers:
Javier Carmona Carrillo
Prof Cynthia Burek, University of Chester
Dave Cropp, Martley GeoVillage
Saturday 18 January 2020 at 13:30 - Vertebrates: Cambrian to MesozoicSpeakers:
Prof Rachel Wood, Edinburgh University(Provisional)
Elsa Panciroli, Edinburgh University (Provisional)
Dr Martin Brazeau, Imperial College, London
Wednesday 12 February 2020 at 19:00 - AGM followed by Presidential Address
Tuesday 3 March 2020 at 18:30 - Joint Meeting with Manchester Geographical AssociationVenue: Manchester Metropolitan University, Brooks Building, 53 Bonsall St, Manchester M15 6GX
Exact locations within the campus will be communicated to members nearer the time.
The 2018 Sulawesi Earthquake and the Hazard Management in Indonesia
Speaker: Professor David Petley, Sheffield University
Date to be agreed: Joint Meeting with NW BRanch of the Geological SocietyProbably March 2020
Meetings are held in the Lecture Theatre in the Williamson Building, University of Manchester, 176 Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9QQ, unless otherwise stated.
Full details of the speakers and their lecture titles will be circulated nearer the times of the meetings.