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ISCS SandFest 2018
Symposium

For more information contact Peter Blau


Friday, September 21

1:55 pm

Welcome and Introduction to Part 1
Speaker: Peter J. Blau, Symposium Chair


2:00 pm

Black Gold: Heavy Mineral Mining in North Florida
Speaker: Craig B. Hamilton, Jacksonville Gem and Mineral Society


2:30 pm

Overview of Heavy Mineral Sand Production
Speaker: Jim Renner, Manager Environmental Stewardship, Southern Ionics Minerals LLC


3:00 pm

Coastal Geology and Beach Renourishment
Speaker: Jennifer I. Coor, SEGS & JGMS Member


3:30

Mid-Afternoon Break


3:45 pm

Grainatomy: A world of wonder in a single grain
Speaker: Peter J. Blau, Blau Tribology Consulting, North Carolina


4:15 pm

Polarized Light Microscopy of Sand Grains
Speaker: Thom Hopen, ISCS President, Georgia


4:45 pm

Characteristics of Florida Sands
Speaker: Jennifer I. Coor, SEGS & JGMS Member


5:15

First Session Adjourns


Saturday, September 22

1:55 pm

Welcome to the Symposium Part 2
Speaker: Peter J. Blau, Symposium Chair


2:00 pm

Why Collect European Sand?
Speaker: R. Hermann, German Sand Museum


2:30 pm

Playing in the Sands – A Photographic Tour
Speaker: Leo Kenney and Kate Clover, ISCS Members


3:00 pm

Sand Toys: Beyond Pails and Shovels
Speaker: Lori Carter, Georgia Mineral Society & ISCS Member


3:30 pm

Mid-afternoon Break


3:45 pm

Sand Dune Garden Shadow Boxes
Speaker: Fran Peters, ISCS Member, Maryland


4:15 pm

Display Your Sands from Around the World
Speaker: William Beiriger, ISCS Member, California


4:45 pm

Scottish Sand Stories (video)
Speaker: Michael Hughes, Cupar, Fife, Scotland


5:15 pm

Symposium Adjourns






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