FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2004
Musée de Géologie, Grand Auditoire, Palais de Rumine, Lausanne

Plenary lectures on 'THE ALPS - CHALLENGE FOR GEOSCIENCES AND SOCIETY'

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09.30h Welcome, Registration, Coffee
 
10.00h Opening address
 
10.15h
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11.00h    Edi Kissling Alpine orogeny and seismicity in Switzerland
11.00h
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11.45h Mark Handy Ancient and active faulting: examples from the Alps and elsewhere
11.45h
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12.30h Simon Löw 'Alpine Transversalen' - geological challenges and their costs
 
12.30h
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13.30h Lunch break
 
13.30h
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14.00h Swiss University Politics in Geosciences: the position of GeoFORUM and SCNAT (SANW/ASSN)
 
14.00h
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14.45h Wolfgang Hug Palaeontological heritage and protection of geotopes in a future Jura Geopark (Canton du Jura)
14.45h
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15.30h Christian Schlüchter Quaternary resources: problems and challenges
 
15.30h
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16.00h Coffee break
 
16.00h
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16.45h Hans Kienholz Mountain torrents: processes and dangers for human habitat
16.45h
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17.30h Rolf Weingartner Water resources of the Swiss Alps
 
17.30h
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17.45h Presentation of propositions for SGM 2005 organising and programme committees and
17.45h
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18.00h CHGEOL Award
 
18.30h
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19.30h Wilfried Haeberli Changements climatiques et retrait des glaciers alpins: conséquences et dangers naturels
(public lecture)
 
19.30h
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Apéro - Dinner (Swiss Geoscience Party)