8th Astrobiology Society of Britain Conference

The ASB conference series continues its objective of promoting discussion on UK astrobiology interests in research, education and outreach, and is pleased to announce that the 8th conference of the Astrobiology Society of Britain will take place at Newcastle University, focusing on the topic of ‘Habitability below the ice line’. The conference will begin at 10.00 am on Thursday 25th April and end at 3.30 pm on 26th April. Abstracts for oral and poster presentations will be accepted in ALL aspects of Astrobiology, however suggested themed sessions are

  • Habitability of cold and icy environments

  • ExoMars related science

  • In situ and remote sensing of biosignatures and habitability

  • Applied impact and outreach



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Location announcement

The Astrobiology Society of Britain announces its bi-annual conference is to be held in Newcastle in 2019!

Habitability below the ice line

The focus of the 8th bi-annual Astrobiology Society of Britain conference will be 'Habitability below the ice line'

Early Careers Workshop

An early careers workshop will take place on Wednesday 24th April.

Keynote Speakers

Keynote speakers for ASB8 are confirmed.