Two optional pre-conference field trips are scheduled:
(1) Rifting-related structures in the mantle section from the External Ligurian ophiolites (Bobbio, northern Apennine)
(2) Dunite to harzburgite melt conduits in Lanzo South mantle peridotites (western Alps). SOLD OUT - NO MORE SUBSCRIPTIONS ACCEPTED
An optional two-day post-conference field trip in the Ivrea-Verbano Zone (western Alps) is also scheduled: mantle bodies within and at the base of the lower continental crust.