International Conference on
Earth Science Pakistan 2016
Baragali Summer Campus, University of Peshawar July 15-17, 2016


Concluding Reports

Scientific Symposia and Themes

Two separate symposia are designed. Symposia A  covers traditional conference themes, 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:   Neo-tectonics, Geomorphology
Theme 5:   Sedimentology and Biostratigraphy
Theme 6:   Petroleum Geosciences
Theme 7:   Geo-surveys and Maps, Revised Stratigraphy
Theme 8:   Engineering Geology and Geomechanics
Theme 9:   Ground and Surface Water Hydrology, Water Resources
Theme 10: Geoinformation Sciences
Theme 11: Geohazards and Disaster Managgement
Theme 12: China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Opportunities for Geoscientists

Symposia B (Sponsored Sessions)

Sponsored sessions will provide excellent opportunity to all those government and non-government organizations who want to showcase their research and professional activities in front of the community. Each sponsored session will be for 1 to 3 hours maximum. The advantage of sponsored session is that the session will be exclusively dedicated to that particular organization, i-e., the organization will lead/chair the whole session. For further information please contact Dr. Irfan Ullah Jan (

Registration - Abstract Submission 
Abstract Submission and correspondences

Download Abstract template.

The conference abstracts will be published in a special volume of the Journal of Himalayan Earth Sciences (JHES) . Each oral presentation will be for 15 minutes including 2 minutes for discussion in the end.

Submit your abstract to (post or email): Dr. Waqas Ahmed (Conference Secretary) at Email:

Important dates
March 20, 2016:    Abstract submission deadline
June 01, 2016:        Final date for Early Registration and Boarding/Lodging confirmation with payment
July 16-17, 2016:   Conference

Fee structure
Please refer to following circulars for Fee information
Fee Structure

Organizing Committee, Contacts, and Registration Form
Patrons Prof. Dr. Muhammad Rasul Jan, Vice Chancellor, University of Peshawar

Prof. Dr. Irshad Ahmad, Director, NCE in Geology, University of Peshawar

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

Chief Organizers Dr. Irfan Ullah Jan, Assistant Professor, NCE in Geology, University of Peshawar
Dr. Muhammad Shafique, Assistant Professor, NCE in Geology, University of Peshawar
Conference Secretary:  Dr. Waqas Ahmed, Assistant Professor, NCE in Geology, University of Peshawar
Contact Details: Dr. Irfan Ullah Jan (
Dr. Muhammad Shafique (
Dr. Waqas Ahmed(
Phone: +92-91-9216427


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