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International Symposium on Paleoanthropology in Commemoration of the 85th Anniversary of the Discovery of the First Skull of Peking Man

[Congrès, colloques, réunions]

20-24 octobre 2014

In commemoration of the 85th anniversary of the discovery of the first skull of Peking Man, the International Symposium on Paleoanthropology will be held in Beijing during October 20-24, 2014. The organizing committee warmly invites colleagues and friends around the world to join the symposium. The theme of the symposium is :

Human Evolution in Asia and Paleoenvironmental Changes .

Both oral and poster contributions are welcome.

Scientific sessions on the following topics will be organized :
 New discoveries of hominid fossils and Paleolithic sites
 Origin and evolution of humans in Asia
 Migration and cultural interactions between east and west in Pleistocene
 Interaction between Quaternary environmental changes and human activities

Persons interested in attending the symposium are kindly asked to fill in the first circular reply form

Première circulaire

and return it before Feb.28 - 2014 to the secretariat via email
( - fax (+86-10-68337001) or normal mailing address :
Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology
Xiwai Street 142 - Beijing 100044 - China