8th Symposium about Dinosaur Palaeontology and their Environment 2019
The Colectivo Arqueológico y Paleontológico Salense, (C.A.S.) and the Museo de Dinosaurios de Salas de los Infantes are preparing the celebration of the 8th Symposium about Dinosaur Palaeontology and their Environment, which will be held in Salas de los Infantes (Burgos, Spain) on September 5-7th, 2019. Together with the above-mentioned institutions, the University of Zaragoza, the University of the Basque Country EHU and the University of Salamanca participate in the organization of this symposium.
The main objective of this symposium is the presentation and discussion of recent advances on dinosaur palaeontology and everything related to the Mesozoic continental ecosystems. To accomplish this objective, 8 national and international keynote speakers have been selected among the best Mesozoic palaeontologists, keynote lectures will alternate with sessions of oral communications and posters. In addition, a field trip around geological and palaeontological sites in the Salas area is planned.
On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Conference (1999-2019), 2 diplomas will be awarded young researchers (under 35): one for the best oral resentation and another to the best poster.
The official languages of the symposium will be:
• Abstracts: English and Spanish.
• Oral presentations: English, Spanish and French.
• Posters: English and Spanish.
RECEPTIONS OF PARTICIPANTS AND VENUE
Reception of participants will be the 4th of September in the Museo de Dinosaurios (from 16:30 to 19:30) and the 5th of September in the Teatro Auditorio Gran Casino of Salas de los Infantes. Address: Calle Jesús Aparicio, 6, Salas de los Infantes, (Burgos).
Delivery of documentation and registration will be done from 8:30 to 9:15.
The meeting and scientific sessions are also held in the Teatro Auditorio Gran Casino of Salas de los Infantes.