Events

PALEOFEST 2017 begins today! Are you coming?

Event: PaleoFest 2017 Location: North Main St. Rockford, Illinois, USA Dates: 4th – 5th March 2017 Registration is open. Register here! Queries: here Link: Click here to access the website of the event Follow @Facebook, @Instagram, @Twitter About the event: PaleoFest 2017 celebrates 19 years of Fossils & Dinosaurs at the Burpee Museum. Engage in making and taking workshops, explore in hands-on paleo situations, venture through unique exhibits and learn with world-renowned paleontologists. PaleoFest keynote speaker

Deadline Extension | Meeting of Early-Stage Researchers

Event: International Meeting of Early- Stage Researchers in Palaeontology (IMERP) Location: Sigri, island of Lesvos, Greece Dates: 19th-22th May 2017 Registration is now open. Register here! Last minute Registration & Abstract deadline extension: 7th March 2017 (details here) Queries: here Link: Click here to access the website of the event Follow @Facebook About the event: “The International Meeting of Early- Stage Researchers in Palaeontology (IMERP) is held once again this year, in order to bring young

Paleontology Camp for Western Colorado Teenagers

Event: Gateway Paleontology Camp Promoter: Museums of Western Colorado Dates: 21 Jun to 19 Jun 2017 Age Range: 14-19 (maximum 9 students) Location: Dinosaur Journey, Fruita, Colorado, USA Cost: $620/student (includes City of Grand Junction Parks and Recreation fees) Queries at: robertg@westcomuseum.org Link: Click here to register and access more details Facebook event: here Presentation: “Do you have a passion for the past? Do you like being outdoors? If so, the Museums of Western

2017 AMMP Annual Meeting @ the University of Texas

Event: AMMP Annual Meeting Promoter: Association for Materials and Methods in Paleontology (AMMP) Location: University of Texas, Austin, Texas, USA Dates: 19th-22th April 2017 Registration is now open. Register here! Link: Click here to access the website of the event Follow AMMP @Facebook, @Twitter, @YouTube About the event: “AMMP is a non-profit organization of persons interested in the field of paleontological collections care and methodology. This

Free Lecture @ Burke | Windows into the World of Giants

Event: Windows into the World of Giants (Free Lecture with Matthew Carrano) Promoter: Burke Museum Location: Kane Hall, UW Campus Seattle, WA Date: 10th March 2017 Contact: burketix@uw.edu This event is free, but pre-registration is recommended. Tickets here. Link: Click here to access the website of the event About the event: “Over the last two centuries, paleontologists have discovered more than 2,000 species of dinosaurs, and yet we have just begun to understand them as once-living organisms.

Journey to the Jurassic | 10th WIPS Founders Symposium

Event: 10th WIPS Founders Symposium Promoter: Western Interior Paleontological Society Location: Green Center, Colorado School of Mines, Colorado, USA Dates: 4th-5th March 2017 Contact: symposium@westernpaleo.org Link: Click here to access the website of the event Download the flyer here About the event: “The Western Interior Paleontological Society (WIPS) Founders Symposium brings scientists, fossil lovers and artists together every other year. First held in 1999, it was organized to

XXV Brazilian Paleontology Congress

Event: XXV Brazilian Paleontology Congress Promoter: Sociedade Brasileira de Paleontologia Location: São Paulo, Brazil Dates: 17th-21th July 2017 Call for abstracts: 1st February 2017 to 30th April 2017 Contact: click here Facebook page: click here Link: Click here to access the website of the event About the event: “The “Brazilian Palaeontology Congress” is the main scientific meeting sponsored by the Brazilian Palaeontological Association (SBP). Its first edition occurred in 1959, and the 24 previous meeting took

AAA | Vertebrate Paleontology Mini-Meeting

Event: Vertebrate Paleontology Mini-Meeting @ Annual meeting at Experimental Biology 2017 Promoter: American Association of Anatomists Location: Chicago, IL, USA Dates: 24th April 2017 Contact: info@anatomy.org Link: Click here to access the website of the event   Source: Click for source Image Credit: Click for source1, Click for source2

6th Symposium on Dinosaur Eggs and Babies

Event: Sixth Symposium on Dinosaur Eggs and Babies (DinoE&B 2017) Promoter: Department of Earth Sciences and the Research Centre in Geological Science and Engineering of the Faculty of Science and Technology, Universidade Nova de Lisboa Location: Lisbon, Portugal Dates: 3rd-7th October 2017 Call for abstracts: 1st January 2017 to 30th April 2017 Contact: info.dinoeggs@campus.fct.unl.pt Link: Click here to access the website of the event About the event and the call for abstracts: “Scientific Program Presentations at

California | Making Monsters: Science in Art

Event: Discovery Days: Making Monsters – Science in Art Promoter:  The Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology Date: 11 March 2017, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm PST Location: Claremont, California Intended audience: General public Participation fees: $3.00 per person, free for kids 4 and under Link: Click here to access the Facebook event page Official event presentation: “From Pokemon to Godzilla to Game of Thrones, science has had an influence on the works of many artists