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The EGU General Assembly 2010 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world into one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences. Especially for young scientists the EGU appeals to provide a forum to present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geosciences. The EGU is looking forward to cordially welcome you in Vienna!

Ideas for contributions, things you’d like to see on the blog or a request for a guest blog post are welcome, let us know in the comments on the blog or via email. The blog is not intended to replace any existing information outlets at the General Assembly such as the Daily Newsletter but complement them.

The official blog of the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2010 has several authors (details below).

Jennifer Holden EGU GA 2010 Social Media Co-ordinator
Jennifer Holden is about to submit her PhD on Heavy-metal food contamination in Zambia at King’s College London. She is also Scientific Secretary for Biological, Environmental & Other Hazards in the Natural Hazards Division of EGU. The official EGU twitter account @egu2010 is mainly authored by Jennifer.

Bruce D. Malamud Programme Chair EGU GA 2010
Bruce D. Malamud is a Reader in Natural and Environmental Hazards in the Department of Geography at King’s College London. In addition to being Programme Chair for the EGU General Assembly for 2010 he is President of the Natural Hazards Division of the European Geosciences Union (2007-2011).

Dick van der Wateren EGU Press Officer
Dick van der Wateren is the EGU’s Press Officer. Before starting as press officer for the EGU, had nearly 30 years of experience as an earth scientist. His research took him to places all over Europe, Spitsbergen, Iceland, Antarctica and Southern Africa. His research interests are glacial geology and geomorphology, polar and arid regions, climate change, structural geology and sedimentology. Dick tweets as @DickEGUpress.

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