NECLIME working groups
NECLIME working groups
NECLIME associated meetings/symposia
19th NECLIME Annual Meeting, St. Petersburg (Russia), August/September, September 2019
The 19th NECLIME Annual Meeting
is going to take place in Saint Petersburg (Russia)
at the Komarov Botanical Instititute of the Russian Academy of Sciences directly following the XX. Memorial Readings of the A. N. Kryshtofovich
of September). More information is now available in the 1st circular
The list of currently suggested main scientific topics contains
- Palaeoclimate and –vegetation evolution of Northern Eurasia (key regions Russian Far East and Northern China)
- Palaeoclimate and –vegetation evolution of Central Asia (key region Kasakhstan)
- Plio-Pleistocene palaeobotanical records of Northern Eurasia
- Cenozoic mammal records of Northern and Central Eurasia and their environmental implications
- High-latitude climates and vegetation
- General NECLIME topics
Following the meeting, an exceptional field trip to the Murmansk region is
proposed to learn more about the polar-alpine vegetation of this region (14th
Due to visa requirements, an early deadline for pre-registration is set to February 10th, 2019
; please fill out the registration form
for pre-registation for the meeting(s) to Svetlana Popova
Please timely inform us if you require an official invitation.
submission for posters and oral contributions is open until June, 3rd,
If you have questions, check for details in the 1st circular
or contact the organizers.
American NECLIME meeting, Fullerton (CA/USA), 2019
NECLIME is organizing for the first time a meeting in the Americas!
Yusheng (Christopher) Liu is organizing this meeting at the California State University at Fullerton, California, USA, entitled "Reconstructions of the Neogene Climates in the New World: Challenges and Opportunities". The scientific frame of this meeting focuses on these topics
- Methodology revisit: Quantitative vs Qualitative ReconstructionsNew Synthesis: NECLIME Expanding to the New World
- Trans-Atlantic Neogene flora and climate comparison
- Trans-Pacific Neogene flora and climate comparison
- Big Data and Big Picture: Neogene climates in the Northern Hemisphere
- Quantitative vegetation reconstruction and climatically induced biodiversity patterns
- General NECLIME topics
More information will follow in the 1st circular soon!
NECLIME working group
New working group meeting for 2019 are currently in planning!
Past NECLIME meeting
NECLIME meeting 2018, EPPC, Dublin, Ireland
NECLIME meeting 2017, Yerevan, Armenia
NECLMIE meeting 2016, IOPC/IPC, Salvador, Brazil
NECLIME meeting 2016, Lucknow, India
NECLIME meeting 2015,
NECLIME meeting 2014,
NECLIME meeting 2014, EPPC,
NECLIME meeting 2013,
St. Petersburg, Russia
NECLIME meeting 2012, Sofia,
NECLIME meeting 2012, IOPC/IPC,
NECLIME meeting 2012,
NECLIME meeting 2011,
NECLIME meeting 2010,
NECLIME meeting 2010, EPPC,
NECLIME meeting 2009, Izmir, Turkey
NECLIME meeting 2008, IOPC/IPC, Bonn,
NECLIME meeting 2007, Bratislava, Slovakia
NECLIME meeting 2006, EPPC, Prague, Czech Republic
NECLIME meeting 2005, Sofia, Bulgaria
NECLIME meeting 2004, Iraklion, Greece
NECLIME meeting 2003, Blaubeuren, Germany
NECLIME meeting 2002, Crakow, Poland
NECLIME meeting 2001, Prague, Czech Republic
Past NECLIME working
Joint meeting of the NECLIME
working groups meetings
The 3rd joint extended workshop t
ook place in Sofia (Bulgaria)
to the 28th
of September 2018 organized by Dimiter Ivanov and his team. This
extended workshop focused on "Climate and vegetation evolution in the Paratethys and Eastern Mediterranean"
. It is organized in association with the 9th
meeting of the NECLIME working group on "Taxonomy of Neogene Palynomorphs“
, the 4th
meeting of the NECLIME working group on "Taxonomy of macrobotanical records in Eurasia"
and the NECLIME working group "On Fossil woods"
. The 1st circular
and 2nd circular
contained information on the organisation on the meeting while a report will follow soon!
The 2nd joint workshop of the NECLIME working groups on "Taxonomy of the macrobotanical records of Eurasia" and
the "Taxonomy of Neogene Palynomorphs"
was was held in in Brno (Czech Republic) from November 16th
The organizing committee of Nela Doláková, Dimiter
Ivanov, Boglárka Erdei, Torsten
Utescher, Marianna Kováčová and Šárka
Hladilová lead the attendees though a diverse program as outlines in 1st circular
The 1st joint workshop of the NECLIME working groups on "Taxonomy of the macrobotanical records of Eurasia" and
the "Taxonomy of Neogene Palynomorphs"
took place from
of October 2012 in Sofia
Find more information in the1st
and in the scientific
of the discussion
is available for download.
Workshop on taxonomy of
The 7th workshop
took met at the 29th
of November in Bratislava (Slovak Replublic)
kindly organized again by our colleague Marianna Kováčová.
Topics include correlation between different regions in Europe, coal
deposits as archives as well as updates of the nearest living relative
lists. Next to presentations, round table discussions, a session for in
depth discussion at the microscope is planned. Find more information
within the first
and the report of the workshop
The 5th workshop
following the NECLIME Annual
Meeting 2014 in İzmir and took place from the 22nd
of October in Küthaya (Western Anatolia, Turkey)
was organized in Kütahya/Dumlupınar
University by Serkan Akkiraz, including field
to the Seyitömer and Tunçbilek subbasins and Küthaya. Find a summary of the discussion in the report of
while more information about the organization and
schedule is still available in the program
and the 2nd
Marianna Kováčová at the Department of Geology and
Paleontology of the
Comenius University in Bratislava
. It took place from the 11th
to 13th of June 2013
Find more details about the scientific focus and the schedule in the 1st
and the the 2nd circular.
The summery of the presentations
of this workshop is now online
The 2nd workshop
in Cracow (Poland)
on the 14th
of June, 2011. For more information, please
read the workshop-report or download the abstract
viewing some pictures, please visit the working group's page at
The 1st workshop of this
working group was held in Sofia
on May, 18th
, 2010 at the
Institute of Botany/Bulgarian Academy of Science.
can now be viewed online!
the NECLIME working group on "fossil wood"
This was the first workshop
the working group, which took place from 5th
of June 2013. It was organized by Jakub
Sakala and Vladimir Gryc at the
Department of Wood Science, Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology of
Mendel University (Brno, Czech
. Find more information about the schedule in the 1st circular.
Details about the presentations and the discussion is summarized in the
Taxonomy of the Neogene
macrobotanical record of Eurasia
of this working group was in Budapest (Hungary)
, at the Natural History Museum, on the 24th of May, 2011 organized by
Boglárka Erdei and Torsten Utescher.
Program and report are available for download.
working group of
taxnomy of macrobotanical records of Eurasia (Frankfurt/Germany
of March 2010).
and summary of the discussion
Digital data on plant
The 4th workshop
was organized at
the Unité de Modélisation du Climat et des Cycles Biogéochimiques,
Université de Liège (Belgium)
from May 30th
, 2017. Get further details within the 1st circular
, the 2nd circular
and the 3rd circular
A report and summery of the discussion will follow soon.
The 3rd workshop
took place in Stratton Audley
) from the 20th
Main focus of the discussion was the role of CO2
The outline and report
workshop can be downloaded
, and more details can be found at the working group's page at
held on the 15th
2012 in Stratton Audley
First information is online at the working group's subsection at
and workshop of this NECLIME group was on January 13th
2010, in Frankfurt (Germany)
summary of the
Detailed and high-resolution records
In the first workshop
, which has
taken place from the 11th
to the 13th
of April, 2011, at the Natural History Museum Vienna
group was introduced
into MATLAB by Martin H. Trauth (University of Podsdam).
Past NECLIME associated meetings/symposia
International Symposium, Dresden, April 2015
This sympsoium was held in Dresden (Germany)
between the 2nd
of April, 2016, and follows the progress on creating a project to study the history of the Yunnan biodiversity hotspot as a NECLIME-associated international large project.
The symposium was hosted and organized by Lutz Kunzmann
and colleagues with great engagement, and obtained financial support
from Dresden Technical University and Senckenberg which is gratefully
Find more details here
Sino-German sympsium "The Yunnan Biodiversity Hotspot", Kunming, August 2015
This symposia was held in Kunming (Yunnan, China) in August 2015
in order to discuss the outline for a NECLIME-associated international
project named "The Yunnan Biodiversity
Hotspot – its history and future threats
". It was funded
the Sino-German Center (GZ1200) and kindly organized by our members
and Volker Mosbrugger.
Project outline and discussion
reports are available here