Post-conference field trip

The post-conference field trip is NOT INCLUDED in the conference registration and the conference fee (see Program & registration) Cost for the excursion includes all lodging (6 nights), breakfasts, lunches and 3 dinners. Cost for the remaining 3 dinners will need to be covered by participants at local restaurants. Sites related to seismic investigations to be visited include the Siljan Ring area where the reflective dolerite sills were drilled, the Ludvika area where extensive seismic investigations have been performed for mining purposes and the Swedish Caledonides, the site of two c. 2.5 km deep scientific boreholes. Sites of a more touristic nature include the high coast area north of Sundsvall, the Falun copper mine, and the Lockne impact crater. More details concerning sites to be visited will be presented in the 3rd circular. The excursion will be able to accommodate about 20 participants. Tentative route for the excursion is shown in the map below:


The tentative schedule for the field trip is as follows:
29th June: Depart Uppsala with visits to the Dannemora and Ludvika mining sites. Stay overnight in Ludvika.
30th June: Depart Ludvika with Visits to the Falun Copper mine and the Siljan Ring. Stay overnight in Mora.
1st July: Depart Mora with visit to the Lockne impact crater and continuing to Åre. Stay overnight in Åre.
2nd July: Visits to sites in the Åre area connected to the Collisional Orogeny in the Scandinavian Caledonides (COSC) project.
3rd July: Depart Åre and driving to the high coast area with stops along the way. Stay overnight in Söråker.
4th July: Visit sites in the Nordingrå area of the high coast.
5th July: Depart Söråker for Uppsala with visit to the Bollnäs post-glacial fault.

All correspondences related to the conference organization, including accommodation, registration and travel, and technical content should be addressed to:

All correspondences related to the post conference field trip should be addressed to:



Academic Conferences
Box 7059
750 07 Uppsala, Sweden

Phone: + 46 (0) 18 67 10 03


Important dates (updated!)

  • Early bird registration and abstract submission opens: 2nd January 2024
  • Abstract submission closes: 1st March 2024
  • Abstract acceptance notifications: 15th March 2024
  • Early bird registration closes 2nd April 2024
  • Field trip registration closes: 15th April 2024
  • Late registration closes: 15th May 2024.
  • Symposium: 24th – 28th June 2024.
  • Post-conference field trip: 29th June – 5th July 2024

Organising committee:

Christopher Juhlin
Bjarne Almqvist
Maria Ask
Ayse Kaslilar
Henning Lorenz
Alireza Malehmir
Roland Roberts
Christian Schiffer
Ari Tryggvason