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4-7 September: Association of Earth Science Editors 53rd Annual Meeting, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

4-7 September: National Association of Black Geoscientists 38th Annual Technical Conference, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA

9-10 September: The origin and rise of complex life: integrating models, geochemical and palaeontological data, The Royal Society, London, England

10 Sept.: Webinar: GSA 2019 First Time Attendee Orientation — Learn how to get the most out of your first GSA Annual Meeting!

18 Sept.: Careers Webinar: Geoscience Careers in the Petroleum Industry

22–25 Sept.: GSA 2019 Annual Meeting & Exposition, Phoenix, Arizona, USA


14–15 November: Dorothy Hill Women in Earth Sciences Symposium, Brisbane, Australia

14–15 November: Hoxbar Sandstones and Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Workshop, Oklahoma City, OK, USA

19 Nov.: Webinar: GSA Research Grants - Steps to Success – Learn how to write a successful grant proposal.


9-12 December: SGEM Vienna Green International Scientific Conference, Palais Niederösterreich, Vienna, Austria


13–15 January: International Petroleum Technology Conference 2020, Dammam, Saudi Arabia.


2-8 March: 36th International Geological Congress, Delhi, India

9-10 March: South-Central Section Meeting, Fort Worth, Texas, USA

20-22 March: Joint Southeastern & Northeastern Section Meeting, Reston, Virginia, USA


4-5 May: Rocky Mountain Section Meeting, Provo, Utah, USA

12-14 May: Cordilleran Section Meeting, Pasadena, California, USA

13-15 May: GeoConvention 2020 (GAC-MAC, CSPG, CSEG, CWLS), Calgary, Alberta, Canada

18-19 May: North-Central Section Meeting, Duluth, Minnesota, USA

GSA Dates & Deadlines

October 2019

November 2019

December 2019

  • 1 Dec.:
    • Field trip proposal deadline for GSA 2020 annual meeting
    • GeoCorps™ America and Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) summer positions posted
    • GSA Graduate Student Research Grant program opens to applications.
    • AGeS2 Geochronology Research Grant program opens to applications.

February 2020

March 2020

  • 27 March:
    • GSA/ExxonMobil Bighorn Basin Field Award application deadline
    • GSA/ExxonMobil Field Camp Excellence Award application deadline
    • Field Camp Scholar Award application deadline