European Geosciences Union

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About EGU

EGU, the European Geosciences Union, is Europe’s premier geosciences union, dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in the geosciences and the planetary and space sciences for the benefit of humanity, worldwide. It was established in September 2002 as a merger of the European Geophysical Society (EGS) and the European Union of Geosciences (EUG), and has headquarters in Munich, Germany.

It is a non-profit international union of scientists with over 12,500 members from all over the world. Membership is open to individuals who are professionally engaged in or associated with geosciences and planetary and space sciences and related studies, including students and retired seniors.

The EGU has a current portfolio of 16 diverse scientific journals, which use an innovative open access format, and organises a number of topical meetings, and education and outreach activities. Its annual General Assembly is the largest and most prominent European geosciences event, attracting over 11,000 scientists from all over the world. The meeting’s sessions cover a wide range of topics, including volcanology, planetary exploration, the Earth’s internal structure and atmosphere, climate, as well as energy and resources.

General Contact

EGU Executive Office
Philippe Courtial
Luisenstr. 37
80333 Munich
Germany

Phone +49-89-21806549
Fax +49-89-218017855

info@egu.eu
EGU Finance Office
Roland Schlich
5, rue René Descartes
67084 Strasbourg Cedex
France

Phone +33-3-88450191
Fax +33-3-88603887

treasurer@egu.eu
EGU Press & Media
Bárbara Ferreira
Luisenstr. 37
80333 Munich
Germany

Phone +49-89-21806703
Fax +49-89-218017855

media@egu.eu