Symposium ‘Applications of Palynology in Earth Sciences’ and award ceremony for the “Van Waterschoot van der Gracht Penning”

Gepubliceerd: 21 september 2021

KNGMG Symposium on the Applications of Palynology in Earth Sciences and Award Ceremony for the “Van Waterschoot van der Gracht Penning”.
Venue: Turingzaal;  Science Park 123, 1098 XG Amsterdam; entrance CWI (Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica)

Programme for 30 September 2021:
12:30 – 13:00 Doors open & reception [tea, coffee, water]
13:00 – 13:10 Welcome by Bob Hoogendoorn (Chair KNGMG)
13:10 – 13.35 A short history of palynology by Henry Hooghiemstra (University of Amsterdam)
13:35 – 14:05 Development of the Late Pliocene and Early Pleistocene vegetation and climate stratigraphy of NW Europe: Legacy and new insights by Timme Donders (University of Utrecht)
14:05 – 14:15 Annoucements Palynologische Kring by Timme Donders
14:15 – 14:50 Break [tea, coffee, water]
14:50 – 15:25 The Amazon by Hans ter Steege (Naturalis)
15:25 – 16:00  Sequence biostratigraphy: The evaluation of depositional cycles in marine and non-marine successions with examples from Malaysia and the Amazon by Robert J. Morley (Palynova, UK)
16:00 – 16:30 Palynology in a multidisciplinary approach: Reconstructing past vegetation in a dynamic landscape by Carina Hoorn (University of Amsterdam)
16:30 – 16:40 Award Ceremony of the “van Waterschoot van der Gracht Penning” to Carina Hoorn
16:40–18:00 Reception [drinks, nibbles, bitterballen]

You can register for this event here