IGCP638 Call for Keynote Speakers

IGCP638 steering committee respectfully asks scholars and experts in the related area to consider taking a keynote speech in the IGCP638. If you are interested or if you have someone to recommend, please send CV to Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser.. We will have each CV carefully reviewed and select most suitable ones for IGCP638, welcome join us.


2nd IGCP638 meeting (Casablanca, Nov. 7-12th, 2017)

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1st IGCP638 meeting (Dakar, Dec. 5-10th, 2016)


Nine topics were selected for the plenary meeting of 30 mn each, including presentation and discussion.

Plenaries Conference titles Speakers Conveners
1 Mines and sustainable development in West Africa Dr. A. Sy, SGO Pr. Pr. D.P. Diallo / Pr. M. Gueye

2 Mining resources of Senegal Dr. R. Samba, DPPM Pr. S. Naba
3 Nature and characterization of oil and gas formations of Senegal (West African margin) Dr. J. Medou, Petrosen Pr. T. Aïfa
4 Nature and evolution of the Paleoproterozoic formations of the West African Craton Dr. L. Baratoux, IRD Dr. A. Kouamelan
5 Groundwater: hydrogeologic characterization and pollution Pr. S. Faye, UCAD Pr. P.M. Ngom / Dr. M. Diène
6 The education of Earth sciences in West Africa Pr. M. Fall, UCAD Pr. P.G. Lô
7 Geoparks and geotourism Dr. S. Siby, ANRA Pr. P.M. Ngom
8 West African Craton and Mauritanides: a geotrail from Atlantic margin to Sahara Pr. O. Saddiqi, Univ. Casablanca Pr. P.M. Ngom / B. Diouf
9 Tectonics-mineralisation relationships in ancient cratons, a new structural framework Pr. D. Gapais, Univ. Rennes 1 Pr. R. Malou
DPPM: Direction de la Prospection et de la Promotion Minière, SGO: Sabodala Gold Operations, ANRA : Agence Nationale de la Recherche Appliquée