Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
Institute of Geological Sciences
International Symposium

Designed by DAT
Registration fee is $75US for senior and $25US for student participants. The fee will cover all the handout materials (program and proceedings volume), welcome party, coffee breaks and lunch boxes throughout the symposium.
Registration fee may be considered for exemption or reduction should participants send in request letters.

Field excursion (Optional)
Field excursion fee is $150US to cover meals, hotel rooms and transportation during the three- day trip.
The excursion route is Hanoi - Hoa Binh - Son La - Hanoi, covering about 750 km, including tens of stops during the three-day course.

    1.Day one: Hoa Binh Province
Hoa Binh hydropower dam (or Cun Pass), one of the largest dams in SE Asia, to survey outcrops of Permian - Triassic high-titanium basalts, and Song Da (Black River) late Paleozoic - early Mesozoic continental rift; enjoy the Muong Ethnic culture and crisscross caves in limestone terrains in the Mai Chau district area.

    2.Day two: Son La Province
To inspect the Son La - Quynh Nhai geological cross section including high-titanium aphyric basalts (Son La Pass), layered mafic bodies ranging from basalt to komatiite, and high-titanium trachybasalt and trachyrhyolite; view the newly built Son La hydropower dam and participate in local ethnic minority's cultural activities.

    3.Day three: Son La - Hanoi
Survey Son La - Deo Chen (Chen Pass) - Phu Yen - Hanoi magmatic complexes. These include volcanic, mafic and ultramafic intrusive bodies. Participants are welcome to visit and sample Ban Phuc Cu-Ni-bearing PGE mine.
(Details about the field excursion will be given a guidebook at the symposium)

Fee payment
Payment should be done online/on site, otherwise please contact the Executive Secretaries for payment guidance.
Payment can be transfer to account of IGS in Vietcombank, Vietnam
   Account name: Vien Dia Chat
   Account No.: 049 1 37 174 8813, Hoang Quoc Viet Branch, Vietcombank, Hanoi, Vietnam
   Swift code: BFTV VNVX049

Cancellation must be made in writing to the Executive Secretaries before October 15, 2013.
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