IODP-Canada booth at GAC-MAC 2011 in Ottawa
IODP-Canada and ICDP-Canada shared an exhibition booth at the joint annual meeting of the Geological Association of Canada and the Mineralogical Association of Canada, held at the University of Ottawa on May 25-27, 2011.
Over 1050 Earth scientists, including 285 students, from Canada, the US, Europe and Asia attended the conference.
Anne de Vernal, Chair of IODP-Canada, and the Coordinators of IODP-Canada and ICDP-Canada staffed the booth and met with students, faculty and funding agency representatives.
Many ECORD, IODP and ICDP outreach materials were distributed and subscribers to the Canadian mailing list increased by over 10%.
IODP-Canada plans to exhibit at the next GAC-MAC conference, which will be held in St. John’s, Newfoundland on May 27-29, 2012.