The XIV Glaciological Symposium on Glaciology from International Geophysical Year to International Polar Year

2-9 September 2008

 
 

The XIV Glaciological Symposium on Glaciology from International Geophysical Year to International Polar Year will be held in Irkutsk, Russia, 02-09 September 2008. The symposium is organized by Glaciological Association, Institute of Geography RAS and Institute of Geography of Siberian Branch of RAS, with logistic support of “Monomax” company.


The symposium will cover a wide scope of glaciological problems. The symposium will promote discussion in all aspects of glaciological studies conducted in the last years. Total time for an oral presentation with discussion will be 20 minutes.


The paper abstracts ready for publication should be submitted to the symposium web-site: http://www.onlinereg.ru/gs2008 before 01 May 2008.


Selected papers form the symposium will be published in the “Data of Glaciological Studies”. The complete papers prepared according to the “Data of Glaciological Studies” regular standards should be submitted before 15 July 2008 via email (khronika@mail.ru) to the Glaciological Association (contact person Olga Shlyakhova). The paper text should be from 8 to 15 pages (Times New Roman 12 pt font, 1.5 line spacing, plus figures in electronic form). The papers submitted after the indicated dead-line will not be considered.


The multimedia or overhead facilities will be provided for your presentation. Please, inform beforehand the organizing committee on your requirements. The symposium program will be distributed for participants during registration.


The symposium will be held in Irkutsk, Russia, with arrival and registration of participants on 03 September, four days with sessions, evening banquet, and two excursions on Baykal Lake and Tunkin basin.