International Geological Congress (IGC)

Congrès géologique international

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2028-08-12 | Calgary, AB Canada – International Geological Congress (IGC)
2024-08-25 | Busan, Korea Rep – International Geological Congress (IGC)

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A conference series commenced 1875, Buffalo NY (USA). Currently organized through A-XA2723 - International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS) set up 10 Mar 1961, Paris (France). The IUGS entry presents the most recent editions of the Congress in this Yearbook.

Instrumental in setting up:

(1) 1928, Copenhagen (Denmark), International Association for the Study of the European Quaternary -- Association internationale pour l'étude du quaternaire européen, known from 1932 as International Association on Quaternary Research -- Association internationale pour l'étude du quaternaire, currently - since 1965 - C-XC2663 - International Union for Quaternary Research (INQUA).

(2) 1929, Pretoria (South Africa), H-XD0116 - Association of African Geological Surveys (AAGS).

(3) 1894, under the name of International Commission on Glaciers, U-XE0200 - IAHS International Commission on Snow and Ice (ICSI) - through cooperative action with the then International Meteorological Congress, forerunner of WMO.

(4) 1956, Mexico City (Mexico), B-XC1297 - International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH).

(5) 1964, Delhi (India), U-XE0217 - IUGS Commission on Geological Documentation (COGEODOC).

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