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SAGES Annual Science Meeting 2017

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Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

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SAGES welcomes members to register for our Annual Science Meeting 2017.

This year we showcase the work of our five Fora, show highlights from our Research Themes, and have sessions on Challenges and Opportunities of changing demands of regulatory and policy frameworks structural changes to Research funding in the UK.

Keynote Speakers:

Dr Hermione Cockburn (Our Dynamic Earth) and Professor Gabi Hegerl FRS

Research, Regulatory and Policy framework session:

With speakers from Scottish Parliament Information Centre (SPICe), Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and NERC's Strategic Programme Advisory Group (SPAG).

Research theme sessions:

  • Landscape Form, Use and Change: a dynamic Earth
  • Carbon and Biogeochemical Cycles: Sustaining Life
  • Atmosphere, Oceans & Climate: the fluid Earth
  • Transformations in Society and Environmental Policy
  • Centre for Earth Systems Dynamics

Fora sessions:

  • Integrated Water Cycle Management
  • Pollinating Wellbeing
  • Source to Sea
  • Validate
  • Fiord

Open Poster sessions and prizes:

There will be three scheduled poster sessions, and two poster prizes! All meeting delegates are invited to submit a poster abstract. Please feel free to submit an abstract you have already prepared for a conference in your field (AGU, EGU, etc.) BUT – Please add a single colour figure (photo/graphic) so we can produce a colourful book of abstracts, and use the image to tag online voting.

All poster presenters will have the opportunity to give a 30 second pitch in the plenary session.

Join in and share your work across SAGES!

FORMATS:

Abstracts: must be pdf, one page A4, 2cm margins (min).

Email to: SAGES2017posters@sages.ac.uk

Posters: AO Portrait – bring it along.

SAGES ASM is free to register!

All reasonable T&S costs, one night accommodation (Travel Lodge Central Edinburgh is in a good location and charges reasonable rates) plus standard rail fare or equivalent, of SAGES members will be covered by SAGES.

Please refer to programme for full details.

Registration deadline Wednesday 01 November 2017.

We look forward to seeing you in Edinburgh!

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How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email Carol.Thomson@glasgow.ac.uk

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