XV IPC-XI IOPC postponed to May 2021

Message from the organising committee Ladies and gentlemen, dear colleagues, For the last several weeks, the organizing committee of the XV IPC/XI IOPC Prague 2020 has been closely following all aspects surrounding the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. We all were shocked by its impact on people, families and everyday life – it is affecting all of us. The borders of many …

Applied Middle East Late Palaeozoic Palynology: Solving Geological Problems

A AAPG online course, 1-3 June 2020 Course Description https://www.aapg.org/career/training/in-person/short-courses/details/articleid/56896/applied-middle-east-late-palaeozoic-palynology-solving-geological-problems This course will cover aspects of Palaeozoic applied palynology for the Middle East – an area where palynology still has a significant impact. The course begins with a basic description of the lithology, structure and geological history of the Middle East Late Palaeozoic. It then describes some of the problems …

53rd Annual Meeting Cancelled

Dear AASP members and fellow palynologists, The new travel restrictions due to the corona virus pandemic have made travel to the US for many people impossible. It is unclear if this will be restricted to a 30 day period or will become a long-term issue. Obviously, the safety of our members and colleagues is extremely important to us. Therefore, the …

Biostratigraphy Seminar 2019

The organisers are offering two student travel grants of up to 5000 NOK each (receipt documented), to support attendance at the meeting. Applications should include: 1) A copy of the submitted abstract 2) An outline of the amount requested and budget 3) The applicant’s email and postal addresses This should be forwarded by the applicant’s supervisor, and accompanied by a …

Pollen Tablets

You will be happy to hear that we will soon be able to order exotic markers to be used for palynological analysis. More information to be found here: https://www.geology.lu.se/services/pollen-tablets

Student travel awards for AASP annual meeting 2019

The AASP – The Palynological Society will provide limited travel support for student members intending to present talks or posters at the forthcoming meeting in Ghent, Belgium (June 30th – July 5th, 2019). For more information please follow this link:  https://palynology.org/student-travel-awards/