5th International Students Geological Conference in Budapest


When: 24th – 27th April 2014

Where: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary


  • Registration and Abstract Submission: 16th February, 2014
  • Early Payment: 31st January, 2014
  • Normal Payment: 16th February, 2014
  • Late Payment: 9th March, 2014

E-mail: isgc2014@gmail.com

Website: http://isgc2014.elte.hu/

The 5th International Students Geological Conference will be hosted at the Faculty of Science, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary in April, 24-27. 2014.

The aim of the ISGC is to create a forum for young geoscientists (BSc, MSc, PhD students, young professionals) to present their results, share their experience and build up new scientific cooperations.

The conference will include a wide range of scientific sessions, workshops and exciting field trips representing many different disciplines of the geosciences.


  • Raman Spectrometry in the Earth Sciences
  • Focused Ion Beam Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Luminescent Chronometry in Quaternary Geology
  • Structural styles in fold and thrust belts and their relevance for hydrocarbon exploration
  • GIS application in the Earth Sciences

Field trips:

  • Hydrocarbon reservoir rocks and oil production in Northern Hungary
  • Epithermal systems and ore potential of NE Hungary
  • Miocene volcanism, landscape evolution and zeolite mineralization in the Visegrád Mts
  • From pelagic carbonates to dinosaur skeletons: Mesozoic evolution of the Transdanubian Central Range
  • Jump from the Triassic into the Eocene: field trip in Budapest

 Conference language: English

You can apply for participation in the conference at the conference website by filling in an online registration form until 16th February. Use the following link: http://isgc2014.elte.hu/index.php/online-registration/

Participants of the ISCG 2014 conference are encouraged to submit abstracts for oral and/or poster presentations.

Abstracts will be published in the Acta Mineralogica-Petrographica, Abstract Series. The abstracts will be reviewed for the scientific content and also for the language by the session convenors and by the editor of the abstract volume.

Official sponsors of the 5th ISGC are MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas PLC, Society of Economic Geologist, IAVCEI.

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Jan Wypijewski

Deputy Editor-in-Chief of YoungPetro, in pursuit of his B.Sc. degree in Oil&Gas Engineering at AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow.

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