The first meeting of the IGCP 639 Project „Sea Level Change from Minutes to Millennia“ was conducted in Muscat, Oman, from the 9th till the 14th of November 2016. Dr. Gösta Hoffmanns research group and students from Bonn University were actively involved in organizing and conducting the conference. Almost 50 participants from 20 countries gathered at GUtech University in Muscat and presented their ongoing and current research in the field of coastal geology, sea-level changes and numerous neighboring disciplines. We are happy that a great number of renowned scientist joined the conference and contributed with presentations, talks, posters, fruitful discussions and great expertise in the field.The conference was completed by a very successful 3 day field trip, dealing with the coastal geology and geomorphology, coastal hazards and archeology along the coastline of Oman.
A short video about the conference can be found here.