Annual Discussion Meeting (ADM)

Annual Discussion Meeting (ADM)

Annual Discussion Meetings are usually held over 2 to 3 days in early January. They are centred on a key scientific theme and draw national and international interest, with keynote speakers from around the world. In recent years themes have included; The Quaternary of Britain; The Last British Ice Sheet; Isotope and noble gas analysis; The Palaeolithic Occupation of Europe; Land-Ocean Correlation; and Constructing Quaternary Chronologies.

QRA ADM 2022: Quaternary Glaciations: Processes, environments and reconstructions

University of Sheffield

05/01/22 12:00 - 07/01/22 13:00

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The QRA ADM 2022 will be held at the University of Sheffield, 12:00 5th January – 13:00 7th January 2022.

The theme of the conference is Quaternary Glaciations: Processes, environments and reconstructions. We welcome abstracts on a wide range of topics, but envisage the following...

The QRA ADM 2022 will be held at the University of Sheffield, 12:00 5th January – 13:00 7th January 2022.

The theme of the conference is Quaternary Glaciations: Processes, environments and reconstructions. We welcome abstracts on a wide range of topics, but envisage the following themed sessions:

  • Glacial-interglacial climate and environment reconstruction
  • Modelling ice masses
  • The depositional and erosional imprint of ice on the landscape
  • Glacial to interglacial sea level change
  • Dating glacials
  • The response of flora, fauna and humans to changing ice masses
  • Using the Quaternary record to decipher glacial processes

Abstract submission and registration open on the 6th of September via the web site https://qra2022.org/ Please contact the organising team at qra2022@sheffield.ac.uk if you have further questions.

We look forward to welcoming you to Sheffield in January 2022, with thanks from the organising committee; Jeremy Ely, Chris Clark, Ann Rowan, Mark Bateman, Jennifer Doole, Stephen Livingstone, Grant Bigg, Darrel Swift.

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