Website update

Tuesday 20 January 2015

The website has been updated with the addition of a new page dedicated to announcements of our Young Professionals! To make space for the YP menu item the link to the Homepage has been moved up: please click on the header/logo to go back to the regular announcements.

X-mas dinner

Wednesday 24 December 2014

Thanks for making our December lecture & dinner such a success! We wish you all the best for 2015.

Excursion photos

Wednesday 8 October 2014

A selection of photos from the recent Wessex excursion are available on the website.


Upcoming Events


lecture · dinner · drinks

Wednesday 18 February 2015  17:00 - 21:00

Lecture: Carboniferous fluvial systems + AGM

Lecturer: Frank van den Belt (UU & Geological Consultant)

Our February lecture will be combined with the Annual General Meeting and a buffet dinner afterwards.

Programme (provisional)

17:00 - 18:00 Social hour
18:00 - 18:45 AGM
18:30 - 19:15 Lecture
19:15 - 21:00 Buffet dinner


We kindly ask you to register for the Buffet dinner. Registration is for free and will open here soon!


Carboniferous fluvial systems: dimensions, orientation, architecture and stacking patterns explained - results from fieldwork, modelling and sub-surface study.
by Frank van den Belt

Abstract will follow soon.


KIVI building
Prinsessegracht 23
2514 AP
Den Haag
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Thursday 30 April 2015 - Sunday 3 May 2015  

Spring Field Trip Freiburg and Kaiserstuhl (S Germany)

Guide: Matthias Geyer (Lehrbeauftragter Universität und PH Freiburg)

When: Thursday 30 April (noon) – Sunday 3 May (evening)

Travel: touring car from the Netherlands

Where: Freiburg region in Southern Germany

Objective: Understand the geological setting of south-western Germany including a visit to the Eastern Main Thrust of the Upper Rhine Graben, the volcanic massif of the Kaiserstuhl (limburgitic lava streams) and the Tuniberg area.

On the outbound journey we will make a stop at the Speyer oil field at GdF’s Römerberg site.

Price: tbd

Subscription will be available online soon!