As part of its Year of Space, the Geological Society of London will be hosting a 3-day virtual conference, entitled Mars: A New Geological Frontier, November 2-4, 2021.

This meeting’s goal is to discuss the latest findings from all aspects of Mars geoscience. It will bring together specialists working on Mars missions, remote sensing, modelling and meteorites, as well as experts studying analogous systems, techniques, and processes here on Earth. Contributions related to all aspects of martian geoscience are welcomed, as are Mars-relevant studies of Earth or other planetary bodies.

Confirmed keynote speakers include:

  • Prof. Nicolas Thomas, University of Bern, CaSSIS
  • Dr. Anna Horleston, University of Bristol, InSight
  • Dr Nicolas Mangold, University of Nantes, Curiosity and Perseverance

    Abstracts will be accepted for both oral and poster format. Abstract deadline: September 30, 2021

    Please note that the conference will run on UK time (approximately 10 AM to 4 PM).

    To register/submit an abstract, and for more information about the meeting, please visit: