The organizing Committee on behalf of the Mid-European Clay Group country members (Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Poland) as well the Clay Group of Germany-Austria-Switzerland (DTTG), invite scientists from Europe and all over the world to participate in the 4th Mid-European Clay Conference, MECC '08 , which will be held from September 22 to 27, 2008 in Zakopane, Poland (hotel Belvedere).
All participants are welcome to Krakow on September 22. Bus transfer from Krakow to Zakopane will be available in the late afternoon (4 p.m.) of this day. The main conference activities, will run from September 23 to 25. Post conference field trips will visit the Pieniny Klippen Belt (September 26), the Podhale Basin and the Tatra Mts. (September 27).
Participants from all fields of clay science and clay-related technology are welcome.
The Mid-European Clay Conferences are international meetings open to all interested in research on and/or application of clays. These conferences are an effective path for dissemination of information on scientific and technological potential linked to natural clay resources and environmental problems, mainly of Central Europe. They gather researchers from a broad background interested in clays from all over the world since 2001:
- MECC ' 01 - Stara Lesna (Slovakia, 2001),
- MECC ' 04 - Miskolc (Hungary, 2004),
- MECC ' 06 - Opatija (Croatia, 2006).