IGCP 653 - Annual Meeting 2017

Filling the gap between the Cambrian Explosion and the GOBE
October 8 - October 12, 2017. Yichang, China

Last update10-29-2017


Three volumes are to be published or prepared for the meeting:

(1) A volume including the conference programme and extended summary (up to four pages for each one) will be published by the Zhejiang University Press & Elsevier and available at the meeting. For the format requirement of the extended summary, please refer to the appendix to this circular. The abstract or extended summary should be submitted through the website of the Yichang meeting (http://igcp653-china2017.geobiodiversity.com/). The deadline for submitting abstract or extended summary is August 15, 2017.

(2) A thematic issue in Palaeoworld (a peer-review journal published by Elsevier) has been arranged to publish invited regular papers (ca. 10 pages) presented to the meeting, which will come out in middle 2018 (Issue 2 or 3). Deadline for submitting manuscript is December 31, 2017. For the format requirement, please refer to the author instructions of Palaeoworld (http://www.elsevier.com/locate/palwor).

(3) A guide book to the post-conference field excursion is being prepared and will be available at the meeting.