Monthly Archives: February 2017

Announcement of SwissSed 2017 Meeting – Bridging Gaps and Generations in Swiss Sedimentology

The SwissSed Meeting is an open platform for the presentation of research results in the field of sedimentology stimulating dynamic discussions, new contacts and cooperation between sedimentologists.

The 25th SwissSed-meeting – taking place on February 25th – is approaching soon and we are really happy to announce the following invited keynote-speaker: Prof. Dr. Dick Kroon (University of Edinburgh). Within the spirit of ‘Bridging gaps and generations in Swiss Sedimentology’, he will give a TWIN-talk together with Stefanie Hayman (PhD fellow, University of Fribourg) on the results of ‘IODP Expedition 359: Maldives Monsoon and Sea Level‘.

Researchers and students are still warmly invited to submit abstracts for an oral and/or poster presentation. Detailed information regarding registration and abstract submission is available at the SwissSed website (

Looking forward meeting you on 25 February 2017 in Fribourg!