International Workshop on “Active tectonics and dating”

From 09/06/2020 to 11/06/2020

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June 9 – 11, 2020
International Workshop on “Active tectonics and dating”

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This international workshop is organized in the framework of the Seismic Ground Motion Assessment project SIGMA-2 and of the action (FACT) of the French seismological and geodetic network RESIF.

Date:         June 9 – 11, 2020

Venue:       Praz-sur-Arly, France (northern French Alps)
                  Club Belambra "L'Alisier" – Full pension

-   The techniques and latest improvements of fault activity dating methods to resolve neo-tectonic and paleo-seismological issues
-   Specific applications of Quaternary dating methodologies to the characterization of the tectonic activity and past earthquake surface rupture   history
-   and, in the context of slow-deforming regions, a half-day session will be dedicated to the advance of the French active fault working groups, one year after  the launch of the “Failles actives in France” (FACT) action, and in the light of the questions raised after the surface rupturing event of November 11th 2019, at Le Teil in the Rhone River Valley

One-day fiels trip in the Aiguille rouge massif to visit active fault scarps

Contact:            In order to receive all upcoming information and the registration link (in the course of February) please contact

               Julia Biaggi           
Kevin Manchuel    

Please do not hesitate to transfer this invitation to any person who might be interested in registering for the workshop.

Belambra Club "L'Alisier" - Praz-sur-Arly