6th annual meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists

SPIŠSKÁ NOVÁ VES - SLOVAKIA: 30th June – 5th July 2008

 

FIRST CIRCULAR

ABSTRACTS

 

Preliminary Programme

On Monday 30th June: Arrival of Conference participants and free programme. Here it is possible to explore the town and also to visit the Museum of Spiš. Late in the afternoon, from 3 o’clock p.m. up to 6 o’clock p.m., there will be a registration desk in the Museum of Spiš, street Letná ulica 50. Here at 6 o’clock p.m. is scheduled the friendly welcome of colleagues in the host Museum with cheer.
 On Tuesday 1st July: the Conference starts at 9 o’clock a.m. in the Gallery of the Artists of Spiš (Galéria umelcov Spiša), street Zimná ulica No 46, Spišská Nová Ves, with registration, and at 10 o’clock a.m. there is the official opening.
The next Programme: up to 3rd July, Thursday there will be oral presentations, a public lecture and poster sessions.
The annual conference dinner is scheduled in the early evening of Wednesday, July 2nd. On Thursday, 3rd July in the afternoon is scheduled an excursion to an open pit named Ďurkovec (Palaeogene – Eocene, rare finds of shark’s teeth) and a visit to branches of the Museum of Spiš: the Manor-house and the Dardanely Summer house in the village of Markušovce.
Two days are planned for field trips on Friday 4th July and on Saturday 5th July.
The date of the Auction will be announced in the Second circular (along with papers and their scheduling).

 

Fees

Normal fee:          60
EAVP members: 50
Students:              40
Students EAVP members: 30


The Raymonde Rivoallan Fund provides travel grants for students to attend the meeting.

 

Deadlines

We are pleased to meet your every wish during our seminar. The deadline for sending your application – March 15th, 2008 - is very important. The deadline for receipt of papers and abstracts is April 30th, 2008  to the e-mail address:  eavpsnv@gmail.com
The Second circular, including detailed information and provisional programme, according to received papers and abstracts, will be sent to registered delegates for the 6th Annual Meeting on May 30th, 2008.

We are very truly looking forward to meeting you in Spišská Nová Ves!

Zuzana Krempaská (krempaska1@post.sk)
Múzeum Spiša, Letná 50
052 01 Spišská Nová Ves, Slovakia
phone: 00421/053/4423757
fax:      00421/053/4426785
e-mail: muzspisa@sisoft.sk; www.muzeumspisa.com