Thread: Call for Session Proposals - August 2020 LACSC Meeting (Quito, Ecuador)

Started: 2020-02-14 14:05:28
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Dear Colleagues,

The hours is nigh.

Please consider submitting a *session proposal* for the 4th Assembly of
IASPEI’s Latin American and Caribbean Seismological Commission (LACSC), to
be held in Quito, Ecuador 03 – 05 AUGUST 2020.

Identify a timely research topic in areas including (but not limited to):
01. Engineering Seismology / Seismic Hazard
02. Seismic Observatories, Networks, and Instrumentation
03. Passive / Active Wavefields for Structural Characterization (across
04. Earthquake Source Phenomenology
05. Volcano-Acoustic Seismology
06. Earthquake Early Warning
07. Numerical and Theoretical Seismology
08. Paleoseismology
09. Statistical Seismology and Machine Learning
10. Deformation, Faulting, and Geodesy

*Submission Process and Proposal Format:*
Proposals will be examined in terms of their quality and impact by the
scientific committee. Submit your proposal online and with care taken to
include: (1) Title of the session, (2) Main convener (name, affiliation and
email), and (3) Description of your session to

Proposals will be accepted up to ***15 February 2020 (23h59 UTC)***

We are looking forward to an exciting array of session proposals and hope
that you will help us make the 2020 LACSC Meeting a great success!

Thank you for your attention,
Mario C. Ruiz, Marcelo Assumpcao

Other important deadlines:
*February 15, 2020: Session Proposal Deadline*
March 01, 2020: START of Abstract Submission and Student + ECR Grant
March 30, 2020: DEADLINE for Abstract Submission and Student + ECR Grant
April 15, 2020: Acceptance of abstracts and Issue of list of grant
April 15, 2020: Open registration period
May 2020: Issue of Final Scientific Program considering options for
late-breaking sessions, cancelled sessions or merged sessions
July 31 - August 02: Pre-conference courses
August 03 to August 05, 2020: Assembly.
August 06, 2020: Workshop GeoAndes underground project
August 06 - August 09, 2020: Post conference field-trips

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