Climate Change: The Karst Record VIII Conference (KR8)
- 21.05 - 24.05.2017
- Austin, Texas, USA
The 8th International Climate Change: The Karst Record VIII Conference (KR8) will be held 21-24 May 2017 in Austin, Texas, USA.
The KR8 meeting will bring together scientists from around the globe to share the latest progress in the rapidly developing field of cave-based paleoclimate and paleoenvironmental research. The conference will kick off with an icebreaker on 21 May and consist of three full days of scientific programing (22-24 May) with oral and poster presentations, organized around six themes, optional pre-, mid-, and post-conference workshops and fieldtrips, and a Texas style conference dinner.
Pre- and post-conference field trips will visit the karst regions of central and west Texas and southern New Mexico. Read more: http://sites.uci.edu/kr8conference/field-trips/
After the conference, some may be interested in attending the second North American Laser Ablation Workshop (NALAW'17) at the University of Texas at Austin from 25-27 May 2017.
Both KR8 and NALAW'17 meetings will be held at University of Texas, Austin campus.
Complete this form by 27 January 2017: http://sites.uci.edu/kr8conference/submit-an-abstract/
KR8 registration is now open. The early registration deadline is 10 February, but you are encouraged to register soon at the following website: http://sites.uci.edu/kr8conference/registration/
Abstract deadline: 27 January 2017
PAGES funding deadline: 15 January 2017
Early-bird registration deadline: 10 February 2017
Regular registration deadline: 10 March 2017
Field trip registration deadline: 10 March 2017
KR8 organizing committee
Denis Scholz, University of Mainz, Germany
Silvia Frisia, University of Newcastle, Australia
Gideon Henderson, University of Oxford, UK
Yanjun Cai, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Corinne Wong, Boston College, USA
Isabel Montañez, University of California, Davis, USA
Alexandra Noronha, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Go to the conference website: http://sites.uci.edu/kr8conference/