The Watersgate Affair: 49 years between a place and a hard rock

The Watersgate Affair: 49 years between a place and a hard rock

Details
Venue

OUMNH
Parks Road
Oxford
OX1 3PW

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Date
Mon 25th Sep 2017
Cost
£10
Time
From 10:30am
Booking required
Yes

This 1-day conference celebrates the career of Dave Waters, on the occasion of his retirement from teaching. Hard rock colleagues – both young and young at heart – will highlight different aspects of Dave’s career and his contribution to Metamorphism and Geology, as well as his influence on many academic paths.

Confirmed speakers include: Mike Searle (Oxford), Chris Hawkesworth (Bristol), John Cottle (UCSB), Rick Law (Virgina Tech), Bruce Yardley (Leeds), Clare Warren (Open), Owen Weller (Cambridge), Brendan Dyck (Cambridge), Paddy O’Brien (Potsdam) and Dave Pattison (Calgary).

The conference will be held in the lecture hall of the Oxford University Museum of Natural History on Monday 25th September 2017 from 10:30am.

A drinks reception in the Department of Earth Sciences after the conference will allow a chance for delegates, alumni and members of the department to raise a glass to Dave, followed by dinner at St Cross College.

Online booking is now open, with various options. Click here to book online via the University Online Store.

The conference, including refreshments, lunch and drinks reception, is £10.

Dinner at St Cross, including 3 courses and wine, is £40 for conference attendees, and £40 + VAT for evening guests only.

En-suite Bed & Breakfast accommodation is available at Trinity College for £70 + VAT per single room. Alternative accommodation can be found via the University Rooms website.

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