Bárbara Ferreira

Bárbara Ferreira was the Media and Communications Manager of the European Geosciences Union from 2011 to 2019. Bárbara has also worked as a science writer specialising in astrophysics and space sciences, producing articles for the European Space Agency and others on a freelance basis. She has a PhD in astrophysics from the University of Cambridge.

Hints, tips and advice about EGU General Assembly participation

The first time I visited the EGU General Assembly I would have been lost without hints and tips from colleagues who had been to previous General Assemblies. We’re looking to put together some tips/hints/advice for participants at the EGU General Assembly in 2010, particularly for first time participants. What tips and hints do you have that would be useful for fellow participants at EGU in V ...[Read More]

EGU 2010: 31 March is last day for pre-registration and photo competition entries

[Updated 1 April] A quick note to let you know of some key deadlines that fall on the 31 March 2010. (a) Today is the deadline for pre-registration rates for the EGU 2010 General Assembly: Pre -Registration is no-longer available. On-site registration will be available at the following times: Sunday, 02 May 2010 12:00–20:00 Monday – Thursday, 03 – 06 May 2010 08:00–19:00 Friday, 07 May 2010 08:00– ...[Read More]


Welcome to the official blog for the European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2010. The blog will bring together articles that are in the daily newsletter, highlight media coverage of EGU2010 (traditional, new and social) and occasional voxpops. If you would like to contribute to this official blog please contact Jennifer Holden with your idea. This year a blogroll is being put together of blog ...[Read More]