Arthropods & Trilobites Meeting - Congress - Symposium
Prague, Czech Republic, and Sardinia, Italy
Summer 2012

TRILO 2012 Conference
The 5th Conference on Trilobites and their relatives, 1st July – 4th July 2012, Prague, Czech Republic

Welcome to Trilobite Conference 2012

The Organising Committee warmly invites all specialists on trilobites and their relatives, including diverse groups of Arthropods to attend the 5th Conference on Trilobites and their relatives, to be held in Prague, Czech Republic and Sardinia, Italy.

The goals of the conference is to present and discuss recent progress in studies on all aspects of trilobites and their relatives (e.g. morphology, evolution, phylogeny, ecology, geography) in the fossil record, namely in the Palaeozoic and to examine major trilobite- and other arthropod-bearing outcrops of the Czech Republic and the island of Sardinia (Italy). Workshops on different aspects are welcome.

Abstract volume is available on-line


The total size of your poster presentation
should not exceed the A0 display surface.

The Post-conference field trip to the Late Palaeozoic in Moravia have been cancelled because of low interest of participants.

The on-line registration for TRILO2012 meeting in has been opened

International Trilobite Conference TRILO2012, Prague

Three days of presentations will be held in lecture rooms of the Geoscience Building of the Faculty of Science of Charles University in Prague - Albertov 6, Praha 2, Czech Republic, Europe.

Conference registration & Paper submitting

Registration & paper submitting is available via on-line web application. As a first step, please register as new member. Your personal account will be created and you will receive your password via e-mail. You should fill and save your basic personal data in your account. Then you can add your contributions, upload abstracts and register for the field trips. You will get your bill too.

Registration & paper submitting: | Instructions

Trilobite field trips - Czech Republic & Sardinia, Italy

Field trips are scheduled for the pre-conference four days to the classical Barrandian area near Prague (Cambrian to Devonian) and the following four days post-conference excursions to surrounding of Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy (Cambrian and Ordovician) and Moravia, eastern part of Czech Republic (Devonian and Carboniferous).

Pre-conference field trip to Barrandian area, Czech Republic
Post-conference field trip A to Sardinia, Italy
Post-conference field trip B to Moravia, Czech Republic CANCELED



NEW PHOTOS: Participant's photos
Participant's photos

NEW PHOTOS: Sessions and dinner
Photos from sessions and the conference dinner

NEW PHOTOS: Mid-conference trip
Photos from Mid-conference field trip

NEW PHOTOS: Pre-conference trip and Icebreaker party
Photos from Pre-conference field trip and the Icebreaker party


26th – 29th June: Field trip
Lower Palaeozoic of the Barrandian area, Czech Rep.

1st – 4th July: Conference
Geoscience Building of the Faculty of Science of Charles University, Albertov 6, Praha 2, Prague, Czech Republic (maps)

5th – 9th July: Field trips
Sardinian Lower Palaeozoic, Italy and Late Palaeozoic in Moravia, Czech Republic


Oldřich Fatka
Charles University
Prague, Czech Republic

Petr Budil
Czech geological Survey
Prague, Czech Republic

Contact e-mail:
conf (at) trilo2012 (dot) org

Sponsors and organisers of the 5th International Trilobite Conference

5th International conference on Trilobites and their relatives TRILO2012, July 2012, Prag, Czech Republic | Webdesign Pavel Bokr | Logotype Radko Šarič | Ilustrations Iva Vyhnánková | savana