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


Tentative programme

30th JuneRegistration and Icebreaker-party
1st JulyOpening ceremony, invited oral presentations, Session 1
2nd JulySession 2, Historical Prague, guided steam-boat tour at the Vltava river
3rd JulySession 3, Session 4
4th JulySession 5, Session 6, closing ceremony, conference dinner

26th – 29th June Pre-Conference Field Excursions

26th JuneCambrian of the Pribram-Jince Basin
27th JuneCambrian of the Skryje-Tyrovice Basin
28th JuneOrdovician of the Prague Basin
29th JuneSilurian and Devonian of the Prague Basin

5th – 9th July Post-Conference Field Excursion in Sardinia

5th JulyTransportation to Cagliary, Sardinia, Italy
6th JulyLower and Middle Cambrian (Gonnesa and Cabitza areas, Bornemann-Rasetti Day)
7th JulyCanalgrande cliffs and the type locality of Dolerolenus zoppii, Metadoxides armatus, etc. (Meneghini Day)
8th JulyTariccoia arrusensis beds and the Katian-Hirnantian trilobite beds near Fluminimaggiore (Taricco-Hammann Day)

and / or

5th – 8th June Post-Conference Field Excursion in Moravia

5th JulyAbyss Macocha and the Punkva River
6th JulyThe Mokra Quarry near Brno
7th JulyStinava and Prostejov
8th JulyReturn to the Prague


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

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