Eigth Nepal Geological Congress
(November 27-29, 2016)
This is an international Geoscientific Event going to be organized by Nepal Geological Society

Nepal Geological Society (NGS) is going to organize the 8th Nepal Geological Congress from 27th to 29th November, 2016 in order to exchange expertise, experiences and knowledge for building effective cooperation among the geoscientists of all over the world.

It is our pleasure to announce the 8th Nepal Geological Congress. The Congress- an international geoscientific event happening in bienniel basis, will be held on November 27 - 29, 2016 in Kathmandu, Nepal. With the main theme “Geoscience in National Development and Disaster Management”, the Congress aims to exchange expertise, experiences and knowledge for building effective cooperation among geoscientists from all over the world to promote sustainable development and manage natural disasters through the knowledge and practices of geosciencs. As the Congress is planned  in the aftermath of 2015-Gorkha earthquake (Mw 7.8 mainshock on April 25 and Mw 7.3 aftershock on May 12) that caused over 9000 deaths and huge destruction, special sessions will be devoted for research on seismology, seismic hazards and recovery and reconstruction studies. The Congress will be followed by four excursions along the geologically important sections in the Nepal Himalaya.

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Pre-registration Abstract submission
Conference themes Field Excursions

 

Contact and Other information:

Prof. Dr. Tara Nidhi Bhattarai
Convener
8th Nepal Geological Congress
Cell: +977-9851107328
           tara@ndri.org.np
Dr. Danda Pani Adhikari
Coordinator and President, NGS
8th Nepal Geological Congress
Tel.: +977-014287802
Cell: +977- 9841712360
Mr. Sudhir Rajaure
Co-convener
8th Nepal Geological Congress
Cell: +977-9851182376
Mr. Mukunda Raj Paudel
Co-convener and Vice-President, NGS
8th Nepal Geological Congress
Cell: +977-9841695770
Dr. Prem Bahadur Thapa
General Secretary, Congress Secretary
Nepal Geological Society
Tel.: +977-014331404
Cell: +977- 9841353936 
 
 
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Email: info@ngs.org.np