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Celebrating 25 years of Chartership

Date:
28 September 2015
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Event type:
Lecture, Social Event
Organised by:
Geological Society Events
Venue:
The Geological Society (Burlington House)
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Event status:
EVENT CLOSED

In 1990, the Society took on many of the activities of the former Institution of Geologists and created a professional grade of membership, Chartered Geologist with the post nominal ‘CGeol’.  September this year marks the quarter century anniversary of the introduction of this title. 

There were 608 Chartered Geologists elected in the first cohort, and over the last 25 years the numbers have steadily grown and now total 2500. The rigour in the process for assessing applications for Chartership ensures that the quality of applicants nominated for validation is of the highest standard. As a result, the Chartered Geologist title is now widely recognised and respected in the UK and a number of other countries and it is attracting an increasing number of applicants.

To celebrate this milestone the Society has organised this event which will include an opportunity to listen to key speakers including John Mather and Paul Younger.

Register to attend what promises to be a most enjoyable and memorable afternoon. 

Programme

11.30am - Registration & Tea/Coffee

12.00pm - Welcome from the president

12.10pm - Talk by John Mather

12.45pm - Lunch

2.00pm - Talk by Paul Younger

2.45pm - Talk by Peter Styles

3.15pm - Closing remarks

3.30pm - Tea & Coffee

Price & Registration

Free

If you are interested in attending this free event, please contact Sarah Woodcock. Once registered an invitation ticket will be sent to you.


Geolsoc Contact

Sarah Woodcock

Geological Society of London
Burlington House
Piccadilly, London
United Kingdom
W1J 0BG