ICAM 2007: Summary of Conference, Tromsø, Norway

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SUMMARY OF CONFERENCE

   (Tromsø, Norway, September 3-5, 2007)


Hosted by the Geological Society of Norway and the European Association of Geoscientist and Engineers.

  • More than 300 participants
  • 106 Oral presentations
  • 86 Posters
  • 9 Thematic Sessions
  • Sponsored by the Geological Society of Norway (NGF) in cooperation with the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE)

ICAM V was held in conjunction with Arctic Conference Days 2007 which included The Arctic Geology, Resources and Environment Conference (AGReE) and The Shelf Edge and Shoreline Trajectories Conference (SEST).

General Sessions

  • Geodynamics and Tectonic Evolution of Arctic Region--Search for past plate boundaries; Megasequences in the Circum Arctic; Magmatism; Palaeogeography
  • Circum Arctic Orogens--Uralides; Caledonides/Ellesmerian; Brooks Range
  • Sedimentary Basin Development
  • Uplift and Erosion of Arctic Margins – Timing and Causes
  • Continental Slopes and Deep Basins--Sedimentary processes; Origin and evolution of the Alpha-Mendeleev Ridges
  • Arctic Gateways--Tectonics; Palaeo-oceanography
  • Glacial History and Processes--Morphological development; Palaeoclimate; Permafrost; Technologies for Arctic Ocean Research
  • Technologies for Arctic Ocean Research
  • Paleogeographic Reconstructions of Amerasian Arctic Margins

See the Full Technical Program here: