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2nd International Virtual Workshop on Global Seismology & Tectonics (IVWGST-2021) 20-30 September' 2021

Date: 08/20/2021

Sub: 2nd International Virtual Workshop on Global Seismology & Tectonics (IVWGST-2021) 20-30 September' 2021

The prevalent unprecedented situation due to the COVID-19 pandemic have significantly impacted academic and research activities, including research exchange and collaborations across the globe. In course with this, the Geoscience & Technology Division (GSTD) of CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat had started an annual INTERNATIONAL VIRTUAL WORKSHOP, on "Global Seismology & Tectonics" (IVWGST), targeting the undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and PhD students, besides academicians and scientists of geosciences and allied branches of science & engineering (Physics/Geology/Geophysics/Seismology/Environmental Science/Geography/Civil Engineering/Earthquake Engineering etc).  1st IVWGST-2020 was conducted during September' 2020, which was attended by more than 1000 thousand participants from 25 countries. This year, IVWGST-2021 shall be conducted during 20-30th September 2021, featuring resource persons from diverse forums as per the schedule mentioned in the Brochure.

Here are some important Information regarding IVWGST-2021:
(1) The registration for the Workshop is free.
(2) Registration timing: 22  July to 20 August, 2021. (No requests for late registration shall be entertained)
(3)The link for registration is: https://forms.gle/NmEbXHUd4SejxmzQ9
(4) The virtual workshop will be held via Microsoft Teams (MS Teams). The participants are requested to download and install Microsoft (MS) Teams software in their desktop or mobile devices. (https://www.microsoft.com/en-in/microsoft-365/microsoft-teams/download-app)
(5) The MS Teams links for the respective sessions will be provided to the registered participants through email. We request not to share the link(s) with anybody who is not registered for the Workshop. 
(6) E-certificate shall be provided to registered participants upon request, if they have attended at least 80% of the virtual workshop.
(7) Interested participants are encouraged to submit an abstract of their research (however not mandatory), neatly written within a page, in Microsoft (MS) Word template (Title of the Paper, Full Name of Author(s), Affiliation with complete address, Abstract,  Keywords) to the email address of the organizer, i.e. santanuivwgst@neist.res.in, on or before 14th September 2021. The selected abstracts shall be published in the e-abstract volume of the workshop. The decision of the organizing committee shall be considered final in case of any disputes, if any. 
(8) For Official Notification and more information please visit https://www.neist.res.in/home/IVWGST-2021-Adobe.pdf  and https://www.neist.res.in

Please forward the information to your colleagues/friends/family members/students you think might be interested in joining the workshop series and direct them to sign up for the mailing list by visiting our website/link as mentioned above.

For further queries and inconveniences in registering etc., the organizing committee may be reached at santanuivwgst@neist.res.in

Take Care.

Best Regards

Santanu Baruah, Ph.D.
2nd International Virtual Workshop on Global Seismology & Tectonics
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)
North East Institute of Science & Technology (NEIST)
(Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India)
Jorhat-785006, Assam, INDIA