The 11th international conference “Cities on volcanoes” will be held in Heraklion, Crete, from 12 to 17 June 2022, after several years of postponements.

The conference is organized for the first time in Greece by the International Union of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth’s Interior, the “Cities on volcanoes” Committee, with the support of the Region of Crete, the Municipality of Heraklion, the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion and the Natural History Museum of Crete.

Many leading experts from all over the world will be at the Heraklion Cultural Centre to present the results of their research, participate in workshops, excursions and many parallel activities.

Details of the programme can be found at