ICHNIA 2024 selected keynote talks aim to address relevant themes on ichnology that were never been embraced in previous editions and to give voice to talented ichnologists that have been providing amazing contributions to ichnology.

Get inspired with our invited speakers and their talks!


ICHNIA 2024 OPENING KEYNOTE TALK 

"Dinosaurs and mammal tracks, among caimans and piranhas, from the forest to the semi-desert."

Invited Speaker: Dr. Giuseppe Leonardi, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

Venue: April 14, 2024, 7 p.m., Canto da Ilha Hotel Convention Center Auditorium


KEYNOTE TALK ON PALEOBIOLOGY OF TRACE FOSSILS

"Coprolite research: the rewards and challenges of unlocking information hidden within lithified feces"

Invited Speaker: Dr. Karen Chin, University of Colorado Bolder (U.S.A.)

Venue: April 15, 2024, 8:30 a.m., Canto da Ilha Hotel Convention Center Auditorium


KEYNOTE TALK ON PALEOCOLOGY OF TRACE FOSSILS

"Cannibalism, parasitism, and commensalism in the Eocene marine Antarctic ecosystems: ichnological evidences"

Invited Speaker: Dr. Silvio Casadío, Universidad Nacional de Río Negro (Argentina)

Venue: April 16, 2024, 8:30 a.m., Canto da Ilha Hotel Convention Center Auditorium


KEYNOTE TALK ON TRACE FOSSILS IN SEDIMENTARY GEOLOGY

"Neoichnology on marine deposits – beaches, shorefaces, and deep-sea floors"

Invited Speaker: Dr. Koji Seike, Geological Survey of Japan, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (Japan)

Venue: April 18, 2024, 8:30 a.m., Canto da Ilha Hotel Convention Center Auditorium


ICHNIA 2024 CLOSING KEYNOTE TALK 

"Popular Ichnology: toward a public awareness of our science" 

Invited Speaker: Dr. Anthony J. Martin, Emory University (U.S.A.)

Venue: April 19, 2024, ~3-4 p.m., Canto da Ilha Hotel Convention Center Auditorium