European Geosciences Union general assembly

Meeting or Conference
European Geosciences Union (EGU)
22-27 Apr 2012
Austria (Vienna)
Austria Center Vienna (ACV)


The EGU General Assembly 2012 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world into one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences. Especially for young scientists, it is the aim of the EGU to provide a forum where they can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geosciences.

Session programme

Climate: Past, present, future

CL1 – Past climates
CL2 – Present climate
CL3 – Future climate
CL4 – Past-Present-Future climates
CL5 – Tools for climate studies
CL6 – Climate communication

Natural hazards

NH1 – Hydro-Meteorological Hazards
Ensemble hydro-meteorological forecasting for improved risk management: across scales and applications (co-organized)
Flash floods: processes, forecasting and risk management (co-organized)
NH2 – Volcanic Hazards
NH3 – Landslide Hazards
NH4 – Earthquake Hazards
NH5 – Sea & Ocean Hazards
NH6 – Snow Avalanches & Glacier Hazards
NH7 – Wildfire Hazards
NH8 – Biological, Environmental & Other Hazards
NH9 – Natural Hazards & Society
NH10 – Short courses
NH11 – Co-listed sessions

Additional information

What is included in the event fee

• Pre-registration must be accompanied by a payment, otherwise it will not be processed and the on-site registration rates will be taken as a basis.
• Registration fees are not transferable.

Target audience

The assembly is open to the scientists of all nations.

How to register

Register online

• Registration for the EGU General Assembly 2012 is by payment of the appropriate registration fee.
• There is no waiving of registration fees except for scientists receiving a Support Award or an Union/Union Division Award or Medal.
• Renew your membership in the EGU upon registration to benefit from reduced member rates
• The registration fee includes the participation in the meeting, a free local transportation from Monday – Friday, 23 – 27 April 2012, the information & schedules book, as well as the abstract USB flash drive.


Climate Change, Early Warning, Environment, Space Technology, GIS & Mapping, Disaster Risk Management

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