First Joint Assembly of TSG/VMSG/BGA

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The first joint assembly of the Tectonic Studies Group (TSG), Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group (VMSG) and British Geophysical Association (BGA) Wednesday 4th- Friday 6th January, 2017  Joint Assembly of BGA-TSG-VMSGUniversity of Liverpool, Central Teaching Hub, Liverpool, Merseyside, GB, L69 7BX, United Kingdom

The University of Liverpool are pleased to announce the first Joint Assembly of the New Advances in Geophysics meeting of the British Geophysical Association (BGA) in conjunction with the Volcanic and Magmatic (VMSG) and Tectonic Study Group (TSG) annual meetings.

REGISTRATION AND ABSTRACT SUBMISSION IS NOW OPEN for the Joint Assembly - Register before 12th October for the Early Bird rates HERE and submit your abstract following the guidelines HERE until 26th October.


29th August - Registration and abstract submission open

12th October - End early bird registration          

26th October - Abstract submission deadline    

2nd November - Close of registration    

The Joint Assembly will consist of cross-disciplinary and focused symposia to encourage integration and collaboration across study groups whilst maintaining the high level of content and specialisation that New Advances in Geophysics meeting of the BGA is accustomed to – A full session list is now available HERE. We particularly invite early career scientists to contribute to the scientific programme and will welcome presentations that represent Research in Progress

Registration will include full access to the 3-day multi-disciplinary scientific programme, teas/ coffees/ snacks/ lunches and our packed social calendar including conference dinner and party in one of Liverpool’s iconic converted dockside warehouses.

A number of workshops will be offered after the meeting, from Experimental Methodologies, to Tomographic Imaging to Geophysical Monitoring Techniques.

We look forward to welcome you all in Liverpool, the perfect, vibrant location for this exciting new joint venture! For more details, including area, hotel and restaurant guides, see our website at and don’t forget to check back soon for details of our Keynote presentations and Workshops!

For session questions or comments, or to get involved, contact follow us on twitter @GeoLiv2017 and join our Facebook Group Joint Assembly 2017.