Lille Online 2021: Registration open! Website and first circular now available

Dear all, 

We are delighted to now share with you the first circular and website for the Absolutely final meeting of IGCP 653 which will be held in conjunction with the new Ordovician-focused IGCP 735 as an online zoom conference.

The online Lille meeting will take place over four days: Monday 13th to Thursday 16th, September 2021.

The main topic of the Lille 2021 meeting is the ‘Ordovician of the World.

Several online keynote lectures as well as regular talks and short ‘Lightning’ talks will be scheduled, with sessions in different time zones, to cover most parts of the world.

In addition to the abstract volume, we also plan to produce a special issue in an international journal. Please, indicate your interest if you wish to submit a conference paper.

We invite all contributions on all aspects of Ordovician palaeontology and geology!The first circular is here: 

The conference website is here:

Like our 2020 annual  meeting, registration is FREE, but required to receive the zoom links each day.  Online registration is here with a email registration option here for those for whom the online system is not a good option. 

–Thomas Servais and rest of the conference organizers