Faculty of Science Dept. of Geology
Geology of Africa
Assiut University
Ninth International Conference on the Geology of Africa (ICGA 2017)

Welcome to

Ninth International Conference on the Geology of Africa (ICGA 2017)

On 7-9 November 2017


7-9 November 2017

Prof. Dr. Ahmed A. Gieis
President of Assiut University
Prof. Dr. Hassan Mohamed El-Hawary
Honorary Chairman; Dean of Faculty of Science
Prof. Dr. Elsayed M. Abu El Ella
Chairman; Head of Geology Department

About The Conference

The Geology Department of Assiut University invites scientists to gather in the capital of Upper Egypt for the Ninth International Conference on the Geology of Africa (ICGA 2017).

This conference is the premier forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of theoretical, experimental, and applied geological sciences. The "ICGA" is a biennial event since 1999 has taken place eight times in Assiut, Egypt; bringing together leading researchers, scientists and engineers in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

  1. Environmental Geology and Hazards.
  2. Hydrogeology and Water Management.
  3. Petroleum Geology and Mineral Resources.
  4. Structural Geology and Tectonics.
  5. Sedimentology, Stratigraphy and Paleontology.
  6. Remote Sensing, Engineering Geology and GIS.
  7. Igneous, Metamorphic Petrology and Geochemistry.
  8. Exploration Geophysics.
  9. Geoparks and Geoheritage in Africa.
  10. Geoarcheology and Geotourism.

Conference Website: www.aun.edu.eg/conferences/9goa/