In order to promote the academic exchange, development and innovation of palaeogeography and its relevant disciplines internationally, and to solicit high academic quality papers for Journal of Palaeogeography to become a world-leading journal in the near future, the 5th International Conference of Palaeogeography will be held in October 16-20, 2021 May 14-15, 2022 at Yangtze University, Wuhan, China.

· Conference themes

        (1) Lithofacies palaeogeography and sedimentology 
        (2) Biopalaeogeography and Microbial rocks 
        (3) Tectonopalaeogeography 
        (4) Palaeoclimatology and global climate changes 
        (5) Event sedimentology and paleogeographic changes 
        (6) Deep-water sedimentology and palaeogeography 
        (7) Lacustrine sedimentology and palaeogeography 
        (8) Fine-grained sedimentology and paleogeography 
        (9) Sedimentary architecture and small-scale paleogeography 
        (10) Paleogeography and mineral resources 
        (11) New technologies and methods of paleogeography research




Date Details

May 13, 2022

Registration (A preparation meeting in the evening)

May 14—15, 2022

Oral and poster presentations

May 16—17, 2022

Post-conference field excursions


Call for Paper

Abstracts and papers 
The International Society of Palaeogeography cordially invites experts of palaeogeography and relevant disciplines to submit abstracts or papers.
    (1) Requirements of abstracts
Abstract should be submitted before
May 31, 2021February 28, 2022. Each abstract should include title, author’s name, author’s affiliation, abstract, keywords without figures or tables. For detailed information, please refer to the requirements in Journal of Palaeogeography.
    (2) Requirements of papers
In order to improve academic quality, all the applicants who prefer to give oral presentations about papers should submit them before July 1, 2021 March 31, 2022. Papers are written following the requirements of Journal of Palaeogeography. Chinese authors are required to submit Chinese abstracts simultaneously. 


Important Dates


November 30, 2021 Issue First Circular
December 31, 2021 Issue Second Circular
January 1, 2022 Open conference website for registration and payment
8 January 1, 2022 Open for submission of abstracts
February 28, 2022 Deadline for abstract submission
March 31, 2022 Deadline for full papers
April 30, 2022 Issue Third Circular
May 13, 2022 Deadline for website registration and payment


Invited Speakers




International Society of Palaeogeography Preparatory Committee
Editorial board of Journal of Palaeogeography
Lithofacies Palaeogeography Committee of the Chinese Society for Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry
Petroleum Geology Committee of the Chinese Petroleum Society
Stratigraphy and Paleontology Committee of the Geological Society of China Coalfield Geology Committee of the Geological Society of China

Coalfield Geology Committee of the Geological Society of China 
Yangtze University
China University of Petroleum (Beijing) 

SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology)
Other Sponsors (to be determined)



Yangtze University
Other Organizers (to be determined)



China University of Petroleum (East China)
China University of Geosciences (Wuhan)
China University of Geosciences (Beijing)
China University of Mining and Technology

China University of Mining and Technology 
Nanjing University
Northwest University

Central South University
Southwest Petroleum University
Northeast Petroleum University
Xi’an Shiyou University

Chengdu University of Technology

Shandong University of Science and Technology 
Hubei Petroleum Society

Geological Society of Hubei 

Jianghan Oilfield Branch of Sinopec Group
Other Co-organizers (to be determined)

Manage the conference

Registration Submit paper