2014, Feb. 1: Magellan+Workshop Series program: Call for Proposal

ECORD/ICDP – MagellanPlus Workshop Series Program

The ECORD/ICDP MagellaPlus Workshop Series Program invites proposals to organize workshops to support the development of IODP/ICDP proposals.
MagellanPlus would particularly welcome proposals for workshops that integrate scientific marine and continental coring with scientific topics such as: Earth’s Surface Environmental Change, Processes and Effects; the Deep Biosphere & Sub-Seafloor Ocean, as well as Solid Earth Cycles & Geodynamics, as outlined in the science plans of IODP and ICDP.


The contribution of the MagellanPlus Workshop Series will not exceed 15,000 Euros per workshop. Proponents are encouraged to seek co-funding from other sources. Workshops will be held no later than February 2015.


Proposals must include:
  1. Short summary (max 500 characters) stating the purpose of the proposed workshop, its location and expected impact.
  2. Full description (max 2 pages) of the proposed workshop outlining the purpose, rationale, expected impact and number of participants
  3. Preliminary workshop program
  4. List of keynote speakers
  5. Full budget for the workshop
  6. CV (max. 1 page) plus a list of international, peer-reviewed publications for the last 5 years, of main applicant.


Proposals must be submitted as a single, combined pdf-document as an email attachment to: magellan.plus@bgr.de
The deadline for applications is 01. 02. 2014.
For further information please contact MagellanPlus via: magellan.plus@bgr.de or go to ESSAC homepage.