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OneGeology at the 33rd International Geological Congress (IGC) in 2008

OneGeology has organised several events at the 33rd IGC and is also represented in other meetings. This diary is a selection of the main ones*.

What When Time Where Who
International Geological Congress and British Geological Survey News Briefing 6 August 1030 Jan Mayen Room 3.1 Journalists
OneGeology Technical Group Meeting 6 August 0900 – 1200 Rogaland Group members
Global launch of OneGeology by Simon Winchester in the Global Geology Plenary Session 6 August 1600 – 1630 Hall B Open invitation - all welcome
OneGeology Symposium (WMA-02). 16 scientific and technical presentations plus posters 7 August 0830 – 1100
1400 – 1730
A1-1 Open invitation -
all welcome
Open House – an informal opportunity to get more detailed information about all aspects of the initiative from the OneGeology team 7 August 1200 – 1330 A1-1 Open invitation -
all welcome
CGMW General Assembly – OneGeology and CGMW 9 August 1430 – 1500 Svalbard 1 Open invitation -
all welcome
International Consortium of Geological Surveys Symposium - OneGeology - an opportunity for Geological Surveys to make a global impact 11 August 0830 - 1500 A1-1 Open invitation -
all welcome
International Consortium of Geological Surveys Business Meeting – Future operation of OneGeology 11 August 1500 – 1800 A1-1 ICOGS members
OneGeology Steering Group meeting 12 August 1400 - 1800 Nordland Steering Group members
International Coordinating Committee for Global Geoscience Mapping 12 August 1800 – 2000 Nordland TBC Committee members
OneGeology Operational Management Group Meeting 13 August 1400 – 1800 Troms Group members
OneGeology booth at the Exhibition 6 –14 August   Exhibition Hall Open invitation -
all welcome

* Please note that the timing and location are correct at the time of mailing. They may however change and you are advised to check the IGC programme or at the OneGeology booth for the most up to date information.