Joggins Research Symposium

September 22, 2018, 8:30 am to 5 pm

Purpose: to highlight recent and current research conducted at Joggins and work relevant to the site and the Pennsylvanian in general.

  • Abstract submission dates: August 1–31, 2018
  • Registration dates: August 1 – September 14, 2018

Fee: $40 for professionals; $25 for students, includes abstract volume, coffee/tea and snack, lunch, and Joggins swag!

General schedule (subject to minor changes and more details to come!):

  • 8:30–9:30 am: registration and coffee icebreaker
  • 9:30–noon: talks and discussions
  • Noon–1:30 pm: lunch and posters
  • 1:30–3 pm: talks and discussion
  • 3–5 pm: Joggins section field trip led by all participants!

After: opportunity for informal group dinner and social time in Amherst (NS) or Sackville (NB)

For more information

Please contact Melissa Grey, Curator of Palaeontology: <>.

Accommodations: need to stay the night? There is a bed-and-breakfast in Joggins — the Crab Apple Inn — and many hotels and B&Bs in Amherst (N.S.) and Sackville (N.B.).

Published: 2016-05-05