The 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers „Silesia 2018” is an international conference devoted to young scientists, PhD Students and young doctors interested in Earth Sciences. The conference is of an interdisciplinary character, thanks to which it provides an excellent platform for the presentation of research results in the field of geology, geophysics, geography and environmental protection
|Place and date of conference||The 11th Geosymposium for Young Researchers will be held on 12-14.09.2018 in the Istebna, Silesian Beskids, Southern Poland.|
|Fee:||450 PLN (ca. 110 EUR) per person|
|Patronage and Partners:||Dean of Faculty of Earth Sciences, University of Silesia in Katowice|
|Scientific Committee:||PhD Jarosław Badera
PhD Małgorzata Błaszczyk
PhD Sabina Jakóbczyk-Karpierz
PhD Maciej Mendecki
PhD Magdalena Opała-Owczarek
PhD Michał Rakociński
PhD Justyna Smolarek
PhD Krzysztof Szopa
PhD Jacek Szczygieł
PhD Bartłomiej Szypuła
PhD Małgorzata Wistuba
We are pleased to inform you that
Prof. dr hab. Mariusz Orion Jędrysek – Chief National Geologist, Government Plenipotentiary For National Raw Materials Policy, became the Honorary Patron of the 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers “Silesia 2018”!
It is a great honour for us!
Prof. dr hab. Mariusz Orion Jędrysek graduated from the Faculty of Natural Sciences of the University of Wroclaw, full professor and PhD in earth sciences in the field of geology, biogeochemistry and isotope geology. Precursor of shell gas research in Poland. Chief National Geologist in 2005-2007. Member of Parliament since 2011. Deputy Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee for Environmental Protection, Natural Resources and Forestry. Founder and Chairman of the Parliamentary Team for Raw Materials and Energy, member of the parliamentary teams for, among others, reduction of fuel prices in Poland and shale gas.
We are happy to announce that both Oral presentations and Poster presentations will be evaluated for the awards!
Awards for the best oral presentation and the best poster at 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers “Silesia 2018” are sponsored by:
– prof. dr hab. Ewa Słaby – Director of the Institute of Geological Sciences
– dr Tomasz Nowacki – Director of the Polish Geological Institute – National Research Institute
– BUDMET Nocoń
We are very pleased to announce that dr Tomasz Nowacki – Director of the Polish Geological Institute – National Research Institute is our new honorary patron and sponsor of the 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers “Silesia 2018”!
We are very pleased to announce that Mr Wojciech Saługa – Marshal of the Silesian Voivodeship and Mr Wiesław Kucharski – Director of the Regional Directorate of State Forests in Katowice are our new honorary patrons of the 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers “Silesia 2018”!
Thank you very much for the incoming application. Please note that an online registration is no longer possible. VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Please note that payment for the individual registrations must be made until 10th July! Remember that payment transfer must include participant’s name in the title!
Submission deadline extension!
The second circular of the 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers “Silesia 2018” >>> second circular.
We are very pleased to announce that prof. dr hab. Ewa Słaby – Director of the Institute of Geological Sciences which is a part of the Polish Academy of Sciences, has become our new honorary patron of the 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers “Silesia 2018”!
We are pleased to announce that P.W. BUDMET is our new sponsor and partner! We are very glad to announce that P.W. BUDMET is joining our team!
Organizing committee is pleased to announce collaboration with the Polish Pellet Council as a sponsor and partner of the 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers “Silesia 2018”!
We are pleased to announce that the previous anniversary edition of Geosymposium of Young Researchers „Silesia 2017” won in the competition for the best scientific event organized by the PhD Forum of Polish Universities!
The first circular of the 11th Geosymposium of Young Researchers “Silesia 2018” >>>
- Registration will be open on 1st February 2018.
- Deadline for registration, abstract submission and payment is 31st May 2018.
- Registration form and author guidelines are available in Registration and Information for Authors sections.
- There is a possibility to submit original papers in the Contemporary Trends in Geoscience.
- Deadline for full paper submission is 30th June 2018.
If you have any questions, please contact us.
Registration form: registration_form
Registration form should be sent to email@example.com
Deadline for abstract submission is 31st May 2018.
- ceremonial reception/party
- conference materials
- field trip
- workshops coffee and breakfast
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There is a possibility to submit original papers in The Contemporary Trends in Geoscience.
We would like to encourage you and invite you to publish your work which will have been presented during the 11th GeoSymposium of Young Researchers Silesia in 2018.
The Contemporary Trends in Geoscience (5 points MNiSW), published by the DeGruyter, is waiting for you.
Detailed information can be found at: DEGRUYTER
The guidelines for the manuscript preparation are below: link
If you liked to publish your work in the CTG, you would be asked to send a license scan to address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for full paper submission is 30th June 2018.
If you have additional questions, please contact: email@example.com
Istebna comunne is situated in the southern part of the Silesian province where Poland is bordered by the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The comunne consists of three villages: Istebna, Jworzynka and Koniaków located on the picturesque slopes of the Silesian Beskides. Three villages so called Trójwieś- are described as a lair of the mountaineers way of life. Here you can watch short stunning video about Istebna comunne: https://www.facebook.com/gminaistebna/videos/1626648217388029/
To get to Istebna by public transport, you should first reach the larger city next to: Ustroń or Wisła. Then take the bus towards Istebna. The bus stop where you should get off is Istebna Bucznik.
Possible variants to reach Istebna:
-Getting from Katowice Airport (Pyrzowice) to Ustroń or Wisła:
by bus to Katowice Railway Station and then to Ustroń or Wisła by train. If you choose a train, get off at the Wisła Uzdrowisko train station. Then take bus form Ustroń or Wisła to Istebna. The bus stop where you should get off is Istebna Bucznik.
-Getting from Kraków Airport (Balice) to Ustroń or Wisła: by bus from the airport to Krakow downtown then by bus from Krakow Bus Station to Katowice then take the train or bus to Ustroń or Wisła. If you choose a train, get off at the Wisła Uzdrowisko train station. Then take bus from Ustroń or Wisła to Istebna. The bus stop where you should get off is Istebna Bucznik.
You should plan your journey with PKP – http://rozklad-pkp.pl/en, or intercity bus- e-podroznik (this site also supports railways).
If you have any problems with public transport, despite these guidelines, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will try to provide transport from the railway station to foreign participants.
For those who will come to Istebna earlier or who want to stay in Istebna after the conference, have to book an extra accommodation by their own way. Alternatively, we can book accommodation for an additional fee.
This year’s conference will be held at the Halniak Training and Recreation Center and Halniakowy Dwór(court). These facilities are located in the Istebna near (500m) from the main provincial road. Here you can find some more information: http://www.halniakowydwor.pl/, http://www.centrum-halniak.pl/centrum/
prof.dr hab. Leszek Marynowski
prof. dr hab. Mariusz Orion Jędrysek – Chief National Geologist, Government Plenipotentiary For National Raw Materials Policy
dr Tomasz Nowacki – Director of the Polish Geological Institute –
National Research Institute
prof. dr hab. Ewa Słaby –
Director of the Institute of Geological Sciences (part of the Polish Academy of Sciences)
Mr. Wiesław Kucharski –
Director of the Regional Directorate of State Forests in Katowice
Mr. Wojciech Saługa – Marshal of the Silesian Voivodeship
Mr. Arkadiusz Chęciński – President of the City of Sosnowiec
Mr. Henryk Gazurek – The mayor of Istebna Commune
MSc Agnieszka Bracławska
MSc Rafał Juroszek
MSc Katarzyna Łuszczyńska
MSc Patrycja Michałowicz
MSc Kinga Ślósarczyk
MSc Paweł Rutkiewicz