Symposium on Vertebrate Palaeontology and Comparative Anatomy 2020

Due to Covid-19, SVPCA 2020 is cancelled. SVPCA 2021 is being held in Oxford and we hope to see you there

Cover of the Journal of Systematic Palaeontology

SVPCA 2020 is being generously supported by The Palaeontological Association and The Journal of Systematic Palaeontology

Programme at a glance

Wednesday 16th September
Thursday 17th September
  • Morning – Oral sessions one and two
  • Afternoon – Oral session three and poster session
  • Evening – Auction at the Hand and Flower Pub, Olympia
Friday 18th September
  • Palaeoart exhibition in the Flett Foyer
  • Morning – Oral sessions four and five
  • Afternoon – Oral sessions six and seven
  • Evening – Annual Dinner, Rembrandt Hotel, South Kensington
Saturday 19th September

Self-guided field trip to Crystal Palace Park accompanied by the Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs


Coming soon!

Abstract submission

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Jones-Fenleigh Fund

The Jones-Fenleigh Fund provides travel grants for those with no other source of funding to attend SVPCA. Apply for the fund here.

Photo courtesy of Angela Milner

The NHM last hosted SVPCA in 2005. This is what we all looked like back then. To find out more information about previous meetings, visit the SVPCA website

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