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STRATI 2019 – July 2-5, 2019

The 3rd International Congress on Stratigraphy (STRATI 2019) will be held from 2nd to 5th of July 2019 in Milan (Italy). For more information visit the congress website at www.strati2019.it

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Meeting of the Berriasian WG – May 14-18, 2018 – Kromeriz (Moravia, Czech Republic)

Report by Bill Wimbledon (Chair of the Berriasian WG) Participants: Daniela Rehakova, Otilia Lintnerova, Martin Kostak, Petr Pruner, Petr Schnabl, Kristyna Cizkovak, Andrea Svobodova, Jozef Michalik, Tiiu Elbra, Camille Frau, Jacek Grabowski, Li Gang, Li Jianguo, István Főzy, Kristalina Stoykova & Bill Wimbledon. A formal WG meeting was held on 16th May … Continue reading

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JK2018 – December 5-7, 2018 – Geneve (Switzerland)

The International Meeting around the Jurassic-Cretaceous Boundary will be held from 5 to 7 December 2018 in Geneve (Switzerland). For more information visit the meeting website at: https://php5.univ-brest.fr/conference/ocs/index.php/JK2018/JK2018

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Field excursion to some key Lower Cretaceous sites in Drôme (SE France) – May 17-19, 2017

Report by Brian Huber (ICS vice-chair) Field trip participants: Bruno Granier (Excursion leader; France), Chaim and Sharon Benjamini (Israel), Elliot and Donna Burden (Canada), André Charrière (France), Francesca Falzoni (Italy), Andy Gale (United Kingdom), Eric Groessens and Marie-Claire Groessens-Van Dyck … Continue reading

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10th International Symposium on the Cretaceous

The 10th International Symposium on the Cretaceous will be held from 21th to 26th August, 2017 in Vienna (Austria). Sessions on the Cretaceous stages and boundary definitions are also included. The deadline for abstract submission is February 28th, 2017. For … Continue reading

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35th IGC- Business Meeting of the Subcommission on Cretaceous Stratigraphy

August 27 -September 4, 2016 – 35th IGC Business Meeting of the Subcommission on Cretaceous Stratigraphy Dear Voting Members and Task Groups officers of the Subcommission on Cretaceous Stratigraphy In my role of incoming chair of the Subcommission at the … Continue reading

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IGCP 609 Proceedings Volume

December 16, 2015 – IGCP 609 Proceedings Volume “Advances and Perspectives in Understanding Cretaceous Sea-level Change” The IGCP 609 Proceedings Volume “Advances and Perspectives in Understanding Cretaceous Sea-level Change”, edited by Michael Wagreich, Bilal U. Haq, Mihaela Melinte-Dobrinescu, Benjamin Sames … Continue reading

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Inauguration of the Santonian GSSP

November 27, 2015 – Santonian GSSP inaugurated at Olazagutia, Spain November 27, 2015 was a special day for the International Commission on Stratigraphy (ICS) and the International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS). A new Global Stratotype Section and Point, an … Continue reading

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STRATI 2015

July 19-23, 2015 – STRATI2015 Convenor and contact person: Prof. Dr. Werner Piller 2nd International Conference on Stratigraphy – Strati 2015

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Col de Pré-Guittard section presentation (Drôme, France)

On June 19, 2014 Kennedy et al. (2014). Integrated stratigraphy across the Aptian/Albian boundary at Col de Pré-Guittard (southeast France): A candidate Global Boundary Stratotype Section. Cretaceous Research 51: 248-259.

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