About International Maar Conference

Scientific Sessions

Session 1. Monogenetic volcanoes: eruption dynamics, growth, structure and physical modeling
Session 2. Geochemistry and petrology of monogenetic volcanism related magmas
Session 3. Sedimentary record, paleontology and paleoclimate proxies from maar volcanoes
Session 4. Volcanic hazard and risk assessment in monogenetic volcanic fields
Session 5. Natural resources and geoturism development in volcanic areas

Scientific committee

Scientific Committee Members are prominent researchers from universities wordwide with competences spreading across disciplines within volcanology, petrology, sedimentology, paleoclimatology and paleontology.

Venue and accommodation

Olot will hold the next International Maar Conference during May 2018.
Olot and its surroundings, known as the Garrotxa region, at the base of the Catalan Pyrenees range, offers all facilities to carry out the 7th IMC.

Be a part of one of the most successful discussion
forums in monogenetic volcanism and maar lakes

21 to 25 MAY 2018 OLOT – SPAIN
244Days 05Hours 01Minutes 27Seconds

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Venue & Info

El Torín
C. DEL ROSER, 19, 17800 OLOT (SPAIN)

Passport / Visa

In general, most visitors will not require European Union Visas in order to enter in Spain, but citizens of some countries need one. Please consult the Spanish Embassy or Consulate General in your area for information about Visas.
If a participant needs and invitation letter with the signature of the chairmen, one will be provided after completion of the registration for the conference. This invitation letter is intended to assist participants in travel and visa arrangements and does not imply financial support.


The registration fee does not include insurance for the participants regarding accidents, sickness or loss of personal property. It is advisable that participants make their own arrangements in respect of health and travel insurance before leaving their countries.

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