Monday 16th November: Rock to Clock: the importance of microfossils Symposium and Society AGM
The afternoon session will be dedicated to the importance of microfossils in fundamental and applied biostratigraphy, looking into biodiversity, evolution, geological indicators, as presented by the keynote speakers (including Phil Gibbard, Vanessa Bowman, Simonetta Monechi and Mike Simmons). This will be followed by the TMS awards and society business. A drink reception (sponsored by Petrostrat) and the Annual dinner will conclude the day.
Tuesday 17th November: Poster session and open talks on micropalaeontology
The day will comprise of talk and poster presentations. Abstracts for posters and short communications (15 min) are invited across all aspects of micropalaeontology. Presentations are particularly encouraged from graduates and early career researchers.
Registration will be £15 for students/unwaged TMS members, £30 for Regular TMS members/unwaged or student TMS non-members and £40 for regular TMS non-members.” It will cover refreshments and symposium pack for the two days.
The deadline for poster/presentation abstracts will be the 30th September 2015. Further information about the symposium venue, travel arrangements, accommodation options etc. will be made available at www.tmsoc.org over the coming months.
Symposium organisers: Fabienne Marret-Davies, Alan Bowden and Kirsty Edgar.
Travel bursaries of up to £100 will be available to support students and early career researchers (<10 yrs from PhD) for presenting either oral talk or poster. Please use the form below if you are interested in applying for this bursary: