About the Organisers

Event Organisers

Polish Geological Institute-National Research Institute

Polish Geological Institute-National Research Institute http://www.pgi.gov.pl

Legal Status: Research and Development Unit, National Research Institute, performing geological and hydro-geological services in Poland.

 

Supervising Institution: Ministry of Environment.

 

The Polish Geological Institute (PGI) was founded on 7 May 1919 following the Resolution of the Parliament of the Republic of Poland. It is the oldest Polish nation-wide scientific institution. It is involved in comprehensive studies of Poland’s geological structure and scientific research in all fields of modern geology. The Institute was entrusted with the Polish Geological Survey and the Polish Hydro-geological Survey.

 

Moreover, it is responsible for: the security of Poland’s energy supply and mineral resources; groundwater management; monitoring the geological environment; warning against natural hazards and risks, and also for determining and predicting the effects of a compromise between the exploitation and protection of the natural environment, which is essential for the sustainable development of Poland’s society and economy.

 

In 2009, the Council of Ministers of Poland bestowed the Polish Geological Institute the status of National Research Institute in recognition of its 90 years of contributions to science and the national economy. The Polish Geological Institute – National Research Institute belongs to the association of European geological surveys – EuroGeoSurvey  (EGS), which has a seat in Brussels.

 

Event Partners

Polish Ministry of the Environment

Polish Ministry of the Environment https://www.mos.gov.pl/?j=en

  

EuroGeoSurveys

EuroGeoSurveys http://www.eurogeosurveys.org/

  

The National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management

The National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management www.nfosigw.gov.pl/en/

  

Logistics

When

Thursday 17 September, 2015
09.30 to 15.30

CEST

 

Where

Silken Berlaymont Brussels

Boulevard Charlemagne 11-19
1000 Brussels
Belgium

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