Geographical Institute "Jovan Cvijic" SASA is enroled in the international project entitled "Glac - Pannonia Project", under the leadership of the Archaeological Institute from Belgrade and Department of Classics and Ancient History, The University of Sydney from Australia. On the 26th of January 2018, the contract of project realisation was signed in the Institute's quarters. The team leadership on behalf of the Institute was assigned to dr Jelena Ćalić.The subject of the research is the archaeological site Glac near Sremska Mitrovica, where the remains of the Roman emperial palace were found, which was built by emperor Maximanus Herculius in the 3rd and the begining of the 4th century. The goal of the project is the identification of the settlement formation, study of the paleo-landscapes and various aspects of the enviroment during the Ancient and Late Antiquity period. The project task of the team from our Institute is the processing and analysis of spatial data according to the CSIRO methodology, which was requested by the contracting authority, and includes the development of the geomorphological and geographical maps in different proportions, with the inclusion of data on land and vegetation aspects. It also includes the elaboration of a written interpretation of the geomorpholic history of the site.



Part of the project team on the occasion of signing of the project contract on 26th of January 2018. (from left to the right: dr Stefan Pop-Lazić, dr Tivadar Gaudenyi, dr Milan Radovanović, Prof dr Richard Miles, dr Milijan Dimitrijević and dr Jelena Ćalić)




Date: October 12, 2017, to October 13, 2017
Venue: N. P. Ogarev Mordovia State University, Saransk, Republic of Mordovia (Russian Federation)
Organisers: N. P. Ogarev Mordovia State University, Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijić” of Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Institute of Ecology of the Volga Basin of
the Russian Academy of Sciences, Mordovia Branch of Russian Geographic Society
Sponsors: Ministry of Forestry, Hunting and Nature Management of the Republic of Mordovia,
Ministry of Culture and National Policy of the Republic of Mordovia, The Ministry of Education of the Republic of Mordovia

It is our pleasure to invite you to attend the International Conference "Theory and practice of harmonization of interaction of natural, social and production systems of the region". The conference will be held on 12th and 13th of October 2017, in Saransk (Republic Mordovia) in the co-organization of N. P. Ogarev Mordovia State University, Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijić” SASA, Institute of Ecology of the Volga Basin RAS and Mordovia Branch of Russian Geographic Society.

On 20 December 2016, Alexander Shestakov, rector and Viktor Katochkov, vice-rector for International Cooperation of the South-Ural State University in Chelyabinsk (Russia) made an official visit to the Geographical Institute with the aim of realizing the international cooperation. Visit was an exchange of information on the work of institutions and planning for future cooperation.