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17th International Symposium on Experimental Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry EMPG-XVII


Date: 21st - 24th of June 2020

Location: GFZ Campus Telegrafenberg Potsdam

Organizer: Beate Hein, Assistent at Section 3.6: "Chemistry and Physics of Earth Materials", Helmholtz Centre Potsdam, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Registration: via
Abstract submission is open now until 1st of March 2020. extended until 8th of March 2020.
Early Bird registration is open now until 15th of May 2020.

The GFZ internal regulations state that GFZ employees who wish to attend a conference organised by the GFZ do NOT pay their participation fee online.

If you want to attend the meeting you have to register for EMPG-XVII as a GFZ employee by doing the following:


Please announce your participation in the conference (name, section and budget cost centre) per e-mail to:


After this notification by email you will receive a voucher code from us. With this voucher code you need to register on the EMPG XVII website  (standard or student fee). During the registration procedure you have to confirm the input of the voucher code with a click on the field „Redeem“. Please also have the budget cost centre ready for the online registration.


Download and print out the invoice for your conference fee from the EMPG-website and send it to Beate Hein. Please, do not transfer the registration fee by yourself!  


Accompanying persons, who want to join the icebreaker party (20 €) and/or the dinner (70 €) have to be registered also via email to - not on the conference website! The invoice amounts for the accompanying persons can be paid in cash at Mrs Beate Hein against a receipt (latest until 1st of June, 2020).

If you have further questions about the registration process, please contact Beate Hein or send an e-mail to