Call for Applications for Conference on Understanding Extreme Geohazards

Scientists and experts in geohazards and disaster risk management are invited to participate in the Conference on Understanding Extreme Geohazards to be held 27 November to 2 December 2011 in Spain, organized by the European Science Foundation (ESF) in partnership with the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) and with support from Group on Earth Observations (GEO) and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Attendance is possible only after successful application. The program and application form are accessible from www.esf.org/conferences/11389. A certain number of grants are available for students and early stage researchers to cover the conference fee and possibly part of the travel costs. Application Deadline:  18 September 2011.