XXII International Congress of Carpathian-Balkan Geological Association
The 22 Carpathian-Balkan Geological Association (CBGA) Congress in 2022 will be held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria celebrating the 100th anniversary of the association. The Congress is organized jointly by the CBGA Council and the National Organizing Committee. Partners Agreement was signed by the 11 main organizations involved in the 22 Congress preparation, with the leading role of GI-BAS. The partners agreed that the Congress will be held in the buildings of the Agricultural University in Plovdiv.
An on-line CBGA Council Meeting was held on 24 September 2020. The infrastructure of the Agricultural University was presented. General sessions, geological excursions in Bulgaria and the neighboring countries were discussed. A call for special sessions, workshops and short courses will be officially published in March-June, 2021. The 100th anniversary of CBGA is planned to be celebrated with joint geological field trips and publication of collaborative research in a special book or as series of articles in the CBGA official journals Geologica Carpathica and Geologica Balcanica. Acad. Ivan Zagorchev is invited to organize a team to write and illustrate with pictures the history of the organization.