Havana International Conference Center, Cuba, April 01 to 05, 2019
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The Convention embraces the following scientific events:     


Geology and geodynamics of Cuba and the Caribbean. Geochemistry, Hydrogeology, Geological Engineering, Geotechnics, Marine Geology. Study and prevention of geological hazards (seismic, volcanic, slopes processes, coastal processes, etc.) Experiences in the exploration and exploitation of water, solid fuels and minerals. Experience in the application of remote sensing. Geoparks and Geotourism as an alternative for local development. Protection of geological heritage. Geo-environmental problems and development. Teaching and research in Geosciences

  • III International meeting Students and Geosciences 
  • II Workshop  History of Geologic Activity 
  • VIII Symposium Seismology and other Geohazards
  • IV Workshop Exploration, Exploitation and Processing of Gold
  • V Workshop groundwater geo-environmental problems and development
  • II Workshop Geodiversity, Geoparks, Geotourism and Geological Trails as an alternatives to achieve sustainable development
  • I Workshop Current Plate Boundary Deformation in the Caribbean. Geodynamics and  Seismicity
  • Round Table: Education  in Geosciences
  • I Workshop geological cartography in 1:50 000 scale
  • I Workshop geothermal sources
  • III Workshop Woman in Geosciences



Geophysical prospecting of minerals, geology, hydrogeology and Engineering Applications.  Environmental Geophysics. Physical properties of rocks. Acquisition, processing and interpretation of geophysical data. Solid Earth Geophysics. Deep Crust and Upper Mantle. Space Geophysics. New Geophysics Instrumentation. Recent advances and future development in Geophysics.



Surface and Underground Mining. Mining Safety. Mining and Energy Economy. Mineral Processing. Technological Research. New Products and Processes. Technical and economic evaluation of mining projects and technologies. Development and exploitation prospects of solid minerals. Mining Geology

  • VIII Symposium Geology, Exploration y Exploitation of lateritic-Ni deposits
  • VII Symposium Mining and Metallurgy (MINIMETAL)
  • III Workshop Environmental Rehabilitation of quarries for mining construction materials. Challenges and realities
  • IV Workshop Small mining exploitation for construction materials
  • III Workshop Experiences in the operation of large quarries for the building materials industry



Oil and natural gas prospects of Cuba and the Caribbean. Oil exploration in fold and thrust belts. Deepwater Exploration. Experience in the production of heavy oil. Treatment, transportation and refining. Horizontal drilling technology and far-reaching. Use of residual natural gas. Alternative sources of energy (fossil fuels, geothermal, hydro, wind)

  • VI Workshop Horizontal drilling technology and far-reaching
  • III Workshop Biotechnology and Environmental Protection in the Oil industry
  • III Workshop Apply  chemistry  in oil and gas industry



Emerging applications of GIS in Geosciences. Processing and Digital Image Analysis. 

Application of navigation systems and global positioning system (GPS). Geostatistics and Spatial Data Analysis. Exploratory Analysis and Data Mining. Numerical Analysis and Pattern Recognition. Mathematical Modeling (2D and 3D). Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems.  Methods for Automatic Generated Hypothesis.

  • Geotechnologies applied to management process
  • Satellite technology for disaster prevention and mitigation