Join experts in the field to learn about the geology and minerals found at some of the outstanding mineral localities within the Southeast.
* This scientific mineral symposium is recommended for those with a geologic background and general mineral knowledge.
Prepaid reservations are required. Cost includes all presentations, breakfast and lunch, as well as Museum admission.
We are pleased to announce the following presenters for the symposium.
* Speaker lineup subject to change without notice
Graham Ensor - Meteorite falls and searches through history and their cultural influence
Julia Cartwright - Asteroids, Martian meteorites, and lunar impact flux
R. Scott Harris - From Pampas to Altiplano: The Recent Impact Record of South America
Alessondra Springman - Links between meteorites and asteroids, missions to near-Earth asteroids, and Arecibo Observatory
Steve Simon - A first-hand account of the Park Forest meteorite fall, recovery, and classification
Dave Gheesling - Meteorite falls in Georgia and the Southeast