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Dear friends and colleagues,
We warmly welcome you to the 15th Regional Congress on Geology, Minerals and Energy Resources of Southeast Asia. This is an important event, attracting hundreds of domestic and international geoscientists to attend. The Conference is an excellent opportunity for scientists, managers and administrators from various countries to share their research experience, new achievements in geological, mineral and energy studies together with sustainable development of each nation.
The theme of the conference this time will be ASEAN Geosciences and Earth Resources for Sustainable Development. This is also a message emphasizing the application of new achievements of geosciences in the basic geological investigation, including, Earth resources prospecting, exploration, exploitation and processing. We also emphasize the prediction of, controlling, mitigation of and adaptation to geological hazards to contribute to the socio-economic development of the nations in the circumstance of global warming and sea-level rise. The content of the conference also introduces the scientific basis and recommendation for effective policy making and legal corridor in governing geological and Earth resources associated with sustainable development.
This conference will be held from 13th – 21st October 2018, including the main meeting (16th – 17th October 2018), pre- and post-conference excursions to classic geological locations in Vietnam. The combination of scientific presentation and field studies will bring a better understanding in interpretation to modelling and finally application of geological model to the sustainable development.
Location of the conference is Hanoi Capital, Vietnam, an over 1000-year-old and friendly city, comfortable travel, many attractive visiting sites, great variety of food, dry and cool weather at the end of the Autumn. These are plus points for you to come to attend the conference and discover Vietnam.
On behalf of Organizing Committee, I warmly welcome and look forward to meeting you in Hanoi.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. DO CANH DUONG
Chairman, GEOSEA 2018
General Director, General Department of Geology and Minerals of Vietnam
Paper submission
After the Plenary opening session, there will be 12 Technical sessions, which cover the following scientic topics
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Important date
Abstract submission: June 15th 2018
Abstract acceptance notification: July 15th 2018
3rd Circular: July 15th 2018
Early registration: July 15th 2018
Regular Registration: August 15th 2018
4th (Final Circular): September 15th 2018

Main convention schedule

Honorable Committee

Dr. Tran Hong Ha
Minister, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

Dr. Tran Quy Kien
Vice Minister, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

Dr. Nguyen Linh Ngoc
Vice Minister, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
Registration fee

Main Convention:
1. Early bird fee: Before Jul. 31st 2018
- USD 250 for regular participants
- USD 150 for students*

2. Regular fee After Jul. 31st 2018
- USD 300 for regular participants
- USD 200 for students*