International Conference on
Earth Science Pakistan 2018
Baragali Summer Campus, University of Peshawar August 11-13, 2018


Conference Program




Concluding Reports

Scientific Symposia and Themes

Two separate symposia are designed. Symposia A covers traditional conference themes, whereas Symposia B covers
sponsored sessions (details below).

Symposia A (Thematic Sessions)

Theme 1: Geoscience For Society: Environment, Geo-Awareness, Geo-Heritage, Geo-Archaeology.
Theme 2: Himalayan and pre-Himalayan tectonics
Theme 3: Mineral resources, Deposits and Mining
Theme 4: Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
Theme 5: Petroleum geosciences
Theme 6: Engineering Geology and Geomechanics
Theme 7: Geoinformatics
Theme 8: Disaster Management
Theme 9: China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) opportunities

Symposia B (Sponsored Sessions)

Sponsored sessions will provide excellent opportunity to all those government and non-government organizations who would like to showcase their research and professional activities to the community. Each sponsored session will be of 1 – 3 hours duration. The sponsored session will be dedicated to the organization concerned, who will lead/chair the whole session. For further information contact the organizing committee.

Abstract Submission and correspondences

Download Abstract template

Abstract template is available at: The conference abstracts will be published in an abstract
volume of the Journal of Himalayan Earth Sciences (JHES). Each oral presentation will be for 15 minutes including 2 minutes for discussion at the end.
There will be a poster competition among the students’ posters. A poster evaluation committee will select the best poster of ESP2018.
Submit your abstracts to the conference secretary.

Important dates
30th April, 2018:    Abstract submission deadline
15th July, 2018 :   Final Registration
11-13th August, 2018: Conference
Registration Fee

Early Bird Registration: Rs. 2500 (1000 for students) till 1st July. 2018

On Desk Registration: Rs. 3000 (1500 for students)

Rs. 8000 (03 nights Baragali campus shared accommodation; Rs. 4000 for students).
The participants are requested to make their own arrangements for off-campus accommodation, the organizers may suggest hotels for off-campus accommodation.
The registration fee covers all meals and refreshments from 10th August (evening) to 13th August (evening).
(Contact Dr. Muhammad Waseem for boarding and lodging, Mobile No. +92-300-9358680, Email:
Transport will be available from University of Peshawar and Islamabad to Baragali Summer Campus, and back.
(Contact Mr. Abdul Wahab for transport, Mobile No. +92-333-9138503, Email:
Please arrange pay order/demand draft in favor of the Director, NCE in Geology, University of Peshawar-25130
Organizing Committee, Contacts, and Registration Form
Patron Prof. Dr. M.Asif Khan, Vice Chancellor, University of Peshawar

Prof. Dr. Nimat Ullah Khattak, Director, NCE in Geology, University of Peshawar

Chief Organizers

Dr. Shah Faisal, Email: Mobile: +92-331-1208691
Dr. Muhammad Ali Email: Mobile: +92-333-9153818

Conference Secretary: Mr. M. Sufyan Qazi Email: Mobile: +92-333-9107256


Contact Details:
Contact Details:

Dr. Shah Faisal (
Dr. Muhammad Ali (
Mr. M. Sufyan Qazi (
Phone: +92-91-9216427, 9221256
Fax: +92-91-9221228


Download Registration Form