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Conference schedule

12th August 2018: Arrival in Xi’an. 8:00-18:00, registration at the lobby of Northwest University Hotel. 19:00-21:00, icebreaker party in front of the hotel.
13th August 2018: 8:30-9:00, opening ceremony and group photo; 9:00-18:00, scientific sessions; 18:30-19:30, official meeting of the Ediacaran Subcommission (open for all conference attendees).
14th August 2018: 8:30-12:00, scientific sessions; 13:00-18:30, city tour to Terra Cotta Warrior; 19:00-21:00, round table conference dinner at Northwest University Hotel.
15th August 2018: 8:30-18:00, scientific sessions; 18:30-19:30, official meeting of the Cambrian Subcommission (open for all conference attendees).
16th August 2018: Departure of all conference attendees.
Field trip schedule*
Trip 1: Arrival in Xi’an (Shaanxi Province, China) on 10th August; departure to sections by bus in the morning of 11th August; coming back to Xi’an (conference site) in the evening of 12th August 2018.
Trip 2: Arrival in Yichang (Hubei Province, China) on 9th  August; visiting sections  during  10th and 11th August by bus; travel from Yichang to Xi’an (conference site)  on 12th August 2018.
Trip 3: Travel from Xi’an to Hanzhong by bus in the morning of 16th August;  coming back to Xi’an in the evening of 20th August; departure to home on 21st  August 2018.
Trip 4: Travel from Xi’an to Guiyang by flight in the morning of 16th August; visiting section during 17th and 18th August; departure from Guiyang to home on 19th  August 2018.
*Note: Detailed schedule and other matters will be provided only to registered participants sebsequently.