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Evolution of fluvial systems at different time scales

FLuvial Archives Group – FLAG

Online Meeting 2021

September 20-21, 2021


Recorded live stream of the conference is available only by links below.

General Info

The FLAG Biennial meeting was planned to be held in September 2020 in Moscow at the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences, followed by a 7-day field excursion along the upper Volga River.  Due to the epidemiological situation, the event was postponed to 2021. As the restrictions remain in the current year, the FLAG Council decided to hold the meeting in the format of an online conference.


-River response to climate/tectonic/human forcing
-Rivers in formerly glaciated landscapes
-Alluvial geoarchaeology, palaeohydrology and paleopedology
-Alluvial stratigraphy and sedimentology
-Natural hazards in river valleys
-Methodological issues: modeling, dating techniques, etc.

Organizing & Program Committees


Dr. Andrei Panin (IGRAS, chair)
Dr. Natalia Karpukhina (IGRAS)
Dr. Andrei Zakharov (IGRAS).


Dr. Olga Borisova (IGRAS, Russia)
prof. David Bridgland (Durham Uni, GB)
prof. Pedro Cunha (Coimbra Uni, Portugal)
prof. Alessandro Fontana (University of Padova, Italy)
prof. Manfred Frechen (Leibniz Institute for Applied Geophysics, Germany)
prof. Tomasz Kalicki (Jan Kochanowski University, Kielce, Poland)
prof. Andrew Murray (Nordic Lab for Luminescence Dating, Denmark)
prof. Andrei Panin (IGRAS, Russia)
prof. Jef Vandenberghe (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands)

Registration & Abstract submission

To register please fill the Google form and attach your abstract (if you plan to present a talk) before May 31, 2021:

Abstract is to be attached as the MS Word file. Filename: YourName_Abstract.doc. For detailed requirements, please download the Abstract template here.

Each participant may present one abstract as the first author (speaker).

If you are not planning to present a talk, the deadline for registration is September 19, 2021.

Registration is free.

Important dates

Registration & Abstract submission (for speakers):June 30, 2021
Author notification on acceptance:July 30, 2021
Final program:        August 31, 2021
Registration without abstract submission (for listeners):September 19, 2021
Conference sessions:September 20-21, 2021




Postal address: FLAG-2021, Institute of Geography RAS, Staromonetniy Lane, 29, Moscow, 119017, Russian Federation