A SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO THE 80TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE INSTITUTE WILL BE HELD
November 6, 2017
Institute of Geology and Geophysics (IGG) of ANAS organizes 7th International Scientific Conference of young scientists and students on "Information technologies in solving modern problems of geology and geophysics". The scientific event is dedicated to the 80th anniversary of IGG and will take place from October 15-18, 2018, in Baku, Azerbaijan.
According to the Co-Chair of the Conference Organizing Committee, Ph.D. in Earth Sciences, Associate Professor Orkhan Abbasov, for the first time the International Conference for Young Geologists and Geophysicists was held in 2005 in Baku, on the initiative of Director of the Institute of Geology and Geophysics of ANAS, academician Akif Alizadeh. Thereafter the Council of young scientists and specialists of IGG holds conferences every second year. These conferences are devoted to information technologies in solving different geological and geophysical problems. This scientific event allows introducing new approaches and methods for solving fundamental problems, as well as researches discussing carried out by young scientists, masters and students.
O. Abbasov noted the interest in this conference is enhanced every year and number of participants increases. There were about 250 young scientists and specialists from 20 countries at the VIth International Conference.
O. Abbasov also told that the future participants of the VIIth conference will be attended interesting and useful scientific discussions, tours to geological, cultural and historical sites and entertainment shows.
More information about the conference is available on IGG website www.gia.az
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Institute of Geology and Geophysics of ANAS