2019 Korea-Japan-Taiwan Joint Geoscience Symposium in Busan, Korea

Yasukuni Okubo
Chair of Task Group on Geohazards

The 2019 Korea-Japan-Taiwan Joint Geoscience Symposium was held in Busan, Korea during 14-18 October 2019 to exchange the information and experiences on recent geological issues between the three countries. Main topics are engineering geology, environmental geology, geophysical prospecting, seismology, paleoseismology, neotectonics, structural geology, petrology, geochemistry, and hydrogeology.

The field excursion was held during 16th October. Active fault sites in Gyeongju area were observed.

A meeting for Taiwan-Korea-TGG Cooperation was held on 16th October in Gyeongju. The geohazards guideline and international meetings were discussed.