Magma UNESCO Global Geopark sent the application to host the 8th International Conference on UNESCO Global Geoparks in the Stavanger Region for 2018. Magma UNESCO Global Geopark cooperate in the application with Region Stavanger, Stavanger Municipality, Doublethink, Rogaland County, Eigersund Municipality , Via EGENCIA travel and  the Norwegian UNESCO Commission.

The Conference gives to Region Stavanger the possibility to host UNESCO Geopark experts , scientist, students and visitors from all around the Globe. The Conference will present the exceptional geological surrounding, offering to the guest unique experiences some not found anywhere else. Strong political support , high level professionals ad well prepared contributors are ready to make the experience unforgettable. The event will be divided into three days Conference and one day with pre and post excursion in the surroundings and Magma Geopark.

The results will be announced on Friday 30 September during the English Riviera 7th UNESCO Global Conference in England.