Dr. Belinda Flem from Geological Survey of Norway visited IGGE and ICGG
Lijun Wang, Yuying Huyan
From October 8th to 17th, 2019, Dr. Belinda Flem, member of the Governing Board of UNESCO International Centre on Global-Scale Geochemistry (ICGG) and Director of the Geochemistry and Hydrogeology Department of Geological Survey of Norway, visited ICGG and IGGE for academic exchanges.
During the visit, Dr. Hao Guojie, Deputy Director of IGGE and ICGG, Dr. Wang Xueqiu, Deputy Director of ICGG introduced the establishment and development of ICGG and the progress of global-scale geochemical research.
The two sides also discussed on cooperation on fostering young talents. Dr. Belinda expressed that Norway Geological Survey (GSN) is an international geological research institute with researchers from 26 countries and regions. She welcomed young scientists to visit GSN for academic exchanges.
On October 11thDr. Belinda made a presentation to scientists from ICGG and IGGE, participants of the 2019 International Geochemical Mapping Workshop on “Norway Geochemical Mapping and European Geochemical Mapping Progress” in the afternoon.
Dr. Belinda also visited the Exhibition Room of ICGG, the laboratory, CRM centre of IGGE an made in-depth exchanges on geochemical sample analysis, soil geochemical sample DNA research and global-scale geochemical research.