The Palaeontological Society of Southern Africa

Dear Palaeocommunity,

The National Museum, Bloemfontein is proud to be hosting the 20th biennial meeting of the Palaeontological Society of Southern Africa.

5-7 July 2018

Keep these dates free and check the website regularly for important updates.
The first circular will be posted later this year.

Kindest Regards
Dr Jennifer Botha-Brink
Head of Department
Karoo Palaeontology Department

Previous Conferences

 

1. The first PSSA Conference took place at the National Museum, Bloemfontein in July 1979; thereafter they were held on a biennial basis at the following venues:
2. 1982 - Pretoria
3. 1984 - Stellenbosch
4. 1986 - Cape Town
5. 1988 - Graaff-Reinet
6. 1990 - Golden Gate National Park
7. 1992 - Johannesburg, BPI - Palaeontology at the University of the Witwatersrand
8. 1994 - Grahamstown - Rhodes University and the Albany Museum
9. 1996 - Stellenbosch - Stellenbosch University
10. 1998 - Windhoek - Namibia, at the Geological Survey Offices
11. 2000 - Pretoria - Transvaal Museum
12. 2002 - Bloemfontein - National Museum
13. 2004 - Johannesburg - University of the Witwatersrand
14. 2006 - Grahamstown - Albany Museum and Rhodes University
15. 2008 - Matjiesfontein, south-western Karoo - Iziko Museums of Cape Town
16. 2010 - Howick, Kwazulu Natal - Natal Museum
17. 2012 - Cape Town - University of Cape Town
18. 2014 - Johannesburg - Evolutionary Studies Institute, University of the Witwatersrand

19. 2016 - Stellenbosch - University of Stellenbosch