XXth International Conference of Young Geologists will take place in Herľany (Slovak Republic) on April 3 - 5, 2019. The conference brings the opportunity for students and young geologists to present their scientific results and to compare with their colleagues from other institutions and countries.

The conference venue is rotating between Košice region - Herľany, Bratislava region and southern Poland region. The 20th anniversary of the conference will be held in Herľany - the place where the conference has been organized for the first time.

The conference is organized under the auspices and financial support of the Slovak Commission for UNESCO.

Scientific Board

dr hab. inż. Maciej Manecki, prof. AGH

AGH University of Science and Technology

Faculty of Geology, Geophysics

and Environmental Protection


doc. Mgr. Julian Kondela, PhD.

Technical University of Kosice

Faculty of Mining, Ecology,

Process Control and Geotechnologies


doc. RNDr. Marianna Kováčová, PhD.

Comenius University in Bratislava

Faculty of Natural Sciences


Organizing Committee

Ľubomír Štrba

Technical University of Kosice (Slovakia)

Tomáš Bakalár

Technical University of Kosice (Slovakia)

Jakub Bazarnik

Polish Geological Institute - National Research Institute (Poland)

Igor Ďuriška

Technical University of Kosice (Slovakia)

Margaréta Gregáňová

Geological Club (Slovakia)

Iwona Klonowska

AGH University of Science and Technology (Poland)

Jaroslaw Majka

Uppsala University (Sweden)

Barbara Zahradniková

Slovak National Museum (Slovakia)

Leonard Zahradnik

Geological Club (Slovakia)