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14th Symposium Obituaries

At the 14th International Symposium in Stockholm the IPA honoured the lives of the following, for their lifetime contributions to palaeolimnology: Dan Livingstone Dan Livingstone passed away on Sunday March 6th, 2016. Dan left an enormous legacy of scientific endeavor as a pioneer of paleolimnological research. He was the inventor of the Livingstone piston sample, […]

14th Symposium Awards

At the 14th International Symposium in Stockholm the IPA honoured the following people, for our various awards: Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients Svante Björck Professor emeritus Svante Björck (born 1948, retired 2015) has had a huge impact on Swedish Quaternary geology and on general Quaternary sciences world-wide, especially within palaeoclimatology and geochronology. His contributions to science […]

IPA and PAGES ECN Get Together

The PAGES Early-Career Network (PAGES ECN) will be present at the joint IPA-IAL meeting in Stockholm 18-21 June 2018 for an informal joint meeting with the IPA ECN. It is a perfect opportunity to meet and discuss the challenges and opportunities of a career in Paleo-science. Date: Sunday 17 June at 17:00 (5 pm CET). […]

Abstract submission for IPA-IAL 2018 meeting open

We are pleased to announce that Abstract submission is now open for the IPA-IAL 2018 meeting. Registration should also be open in a few weeks. Please check out our the and updated website: http://ipa-ial.geo.su.se

Updated website for joint IPA-IAL 2018 meeting

Dear All, On behalf of the organising committee for the joint IPA-IAL 2018 meeting: We have updated the conference website with preliminary information about the Joint Meeting in June 2018 to take place here in Stockholm. At the moment we are going through the proposed sessions and will hopefully be able to release titles soon. […]

Deadline of Call for Session Proposals for Joint IPA-IAL meeting 2018

Dear All, A reminder that the deadline (October 1, 2017) is fast approaching for the joint IPA-IAL 2018 meeting (18-21 June 2018) at Stockholm University. Consult http://ipa-ial.geo.su.se for more details. For those interested in proposing and chairing a session, please keep in mind the typical size of IPA and IAL meetings. Sessions should not be […]

Session Proposals for next year’s joint IPA-IAL meeting: Stockholm, Sweden 2018

We are now accepting proposals for session for the IPA-ILA 2018 joint meeting. For those interested in proposing and chairing a session, please keep in mind the typical size of IPA and IAL meetings. Sessions should not be too narrowly focused to accommodate the breadth of interests within and between the two associations. For previous […]

The sad passing of Giuseppe Morabito, July 2017

In memory of Giuseppe (16-04-1964 12-07-2017) In July Giuseppe Morabito, a phytoplankton researcher, died at the age of 53, leaving his wife Paola and two very young girls. He fought cancer for about 3 years. Colleagues from all Italy arrived here on Lake Maggiore to his funeral. A treasured colleague quiet and friendly, helpful, not […]

The sad passing of Herb Wright

On behalf of our IPA Chair, Prof. John Smol: Dear Paleolimnology Colleagues, I am sorry to report that Herb Wright passed away Thursday afternoon (12 November 2015). He celebrated his 98th birthday on September 13, 2015. Herb was one of our inaugural winners of the International Paleolimnology Association (IPA) Lifetime Achievement Awards in Mexico in […]

Honorary Doctor of Science for Prof. Rick Battarbee

We’re very proud of Rick who will receive an Honorary Doctor of Science degree from Queens University, Kingston, Ontario. The award is given to those who have made remarkable contributions to the lives of people around the world.

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