SAGES Annual Science Meeting 2018

Information and Registration

The Scottish Alliance for Geosciences, Environment and Society will hold its Annual Science Meeting (ASM) on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th November 2018 at the Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro.

Our research themes will open the ASM, showcasing the breadth of SAGES research. SAGES Fora will then give structure to the main business of this year’s ASM. We have our international partners from Geoverbund ABC-J in attendance (Universities of Aachen, Bonn, Cologne & Julich research centre) for joint sessions on Carbon, Water cycle management and Earth System Modelling. There will be further sessions on ice/ocean interactions, volcanoes, and environmental quality and human wellbeing.

The full programme will be available soon but we can announce that the speakers list will include:

Keynote speakers

  • Professor Pete Smith FRS (University of Aberdeen)
  • Professor Des Thompson FRSE (Principal Advisor on Biodiversity in Scottish Natural Heritage and SAGES advisory Board Chair)
  • Jon Rathjen (Water Industry Team Leader, Scottish Government)
  • We look forward to welcoming you at the SAGES 2018 ASM!

    This event is free for SAGES members, to secure your place please complete the registration form below by the deadline date of 01 November 2018.

    SAGES 2018 ASM registration form

    Please complete this form to attend the SAGES 2018 ASM
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    • Please select the SAGES theme(s) you are a member of
    • Please enter your institutional email address. All future correspondence relating to the ASM will be sent to this email address.
      Please note the deadline for poster submission is 01 November 2018
    • Please attach an abstract for your poster
    • Accommodation/Attendance information
      Please note if you request accommodation but do not attend the event you will be invoiced for the cost of the room.
    • An invoice will be raised to this address in the event of non attendance as detailed above
    • Please provide information of any dietary requirements
    • Please provide details of any access requirements
    • Please provide any further information.
    • Terms & conditions: Registration is free for SAGES members, this includes meeting registration fees and meals on the 15th & 16th November 2018. The conference dinner and overnight accommodation on the 15th November 2018 is also included for SAGES members. Delegates who request accommodation but fail to attend the event will be invoiced for the accommodation costs.
      By submitting your registration form you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions detailed above.