The Micropalaeontological Society

TMS Palynology Group meeting, 15th June 2017, Liverpool

From People to Petrol (or Oil Rock): Palynomorphs are the key

To endeavour a cross-discipline meeting between palynologists, archaeologists, geologists

Possible van Post lecture speakers: 1. Bronwen Whitney (Newcastle)

  1.   Neil Roberts (Plymouth)
  2. Ralph Fyfe (Plymouth)
  3. Jane Bunting (Hull)


Preliminary programme

Kick-off/registration/poster up/coffee-tea 10-11.15

11.15-11.30: Welcome (will invite our Head of School or Head of department)

11.30-12.15: van Post Lecture

12.30-13.30: Lunch-Poster session

1.30-3.00 Talks (6 talks, 15’ each)

Coffee break

3.30-5.00 (6 talks, 15’ each)


Possibility followed by dinner here :


Local organising committee:

Fabienne Marret, Rachael Lem, Karen Halsall

Overall organising committee:

Matthew Pound, Manuel Vieira