Success for the 1st Geoeducation-session at NGWM - 2020
The 34. Nordic Geological Winter Meeting (NGWM20) was held 8-10. January 2020 at University of Oslo. For the first time this big meeting had a session dedicated for "Geoeducation" on the programme. With over 50 participants the session was well visited. Here are some photos.
The University of Oslo Library with NGWM-conference banners: Hans Arne Nakrem/UiO
For first time "Geoeduation" had a session all of it’s own at the Nordic Geological Winter Meeting.
The Geoeducation-session was arranged on the last day Friday 10th of January of the conference, and had 9 presentations from researchers, teachers and scientist involved in teaching activities in geosciences. In addition there were 3 poster contributions about "Gescience education" presented in the poster hall.
And the new session attracted the conference audience: Anders Mattias Lundmark who was in the chair for the session could address over 50 attendants for most of the presentations during the day.
Glipmses from the session for geoeducation
About the conference
34th Nordic Geological Winter Meeting (NGWM20), 8-10. January 2020 was organized by the Norwegian Geological Association, with contributions from the Department of Geosciences, NHM and the Science Library.
The conference program was divided into different topics, ranging from geology, geohazards, geotourism to education to name a few.
Visit the conference page for more information about NGWM20: www.geologi.no/ngwm20