Conference Title: “A Code for Geoscientific Fieldwork in Nigeria and Africa – Guidelines

on Health and Safety Issues in Mapping, Mineral Exploration, Geoecological Research   

and Geotourism”

(i) Conference Dates: November 06 – 09, 2018

(ii) Conference Venue: The Princess Alexandria Auditorium of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka

(iii) Number of Expected Participants (International + Local): About 250

Who Should Attend?

Geoscience and Geoecology Undergraduates and Postgraduates in Nigerian and African Tertiary Institutions and Their Supervisors; Fieldworkers in Relevant Ministries of the Nigerian- and Other African Governments, Miners, Mineral Explorationists and Geotourists.

Tentative Conference Programme

S/N Activity Agenda Dates
1 Tuesday, November 06, AM, 2018


Tuesday, November 06, PM, 2018

Registration and Grand Opening Ceremony

Book Launch

2 Wednesday, November 07, 2018, A.M. Scientific and Technical Sessions (Lectures and Tutorials)
3 Wednesday, November 07, 2018, P.M. Scientific and Technical Sessions (Lectures and Tutorials)
4 Thursday, November 08, 2018, AM Workshops
5 Thursday, November 08, 2018, PM Field Visits
6 Friday, November 09, 2018, A.M. Summaries, Resolutions/Recommendations and Official Closing Ceremony
7 Friday, November 09, 2018, P.M. Gala Night

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