Objectives of the Conference

Contributions from all fields of the Geosciences are welcome. In particular the conference will focus on:

Broad Topics (to be introduced by Keynote Speakers)

  1. The Cretaceous/Tertiary Boundary and the Chicxulub Impact Crater;
  2. Climate and Environmental Change and Early Civilizations;
  3. Volcanism and Earthquakes;
  4. Abrupt Climate Changes;
  5. Global Warming: The next 100 years;
  6. Megacities and Natural Hazards;
  7. Ecological Effects of Global Change;
  8. Geo-Hydrology;
  9. Complex Systems in Geosciences;
  10. Uncertainty Management in Geosciences;
  11. Planetary Engineering.