The 2024 Joint Annual Meeting of the Geological Association of Canada (GAC) and the Mineralogical Association of Canada (MAC) will be held on 19-22 May 2024 at Brandon University, Manitoba, Canada.  This meeting will include all the expected GAC and MAC programming, as well the 10th International Symposium on granitic pegmatites with field trips and special sessions.

The theme of the meeting is “At the Heart of the Continent”. You can expect an excellent scientific program and a variety of field trips and short courses.

Proposals for symposia, special sessions, field trips, short courses, and workshops are now being accepted at

To submit a proposal, email with the name of your session or other event, the contact information for the organizers/convenors, and a short description of the event. This description will be added to the website when your proposal is accepted.

The preliminary program will be available in September 2023, abstract submission will be open from December to March 1, 2024, and registration will open in February 2024.

There will be options to book return or one-way trips with a conference shuttle between the Winnipeg airport and Brandon University. Those coming from the west may fly directly to Brandon through Calgary.

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