We would like to welcome all the participants of the XV Congress of Geochemistry of the Portuguese Speaking Countries (CGPLP) which will be held from August 23rd to 27th of 2020 at Porto de Galinhas, a mesmerizing warm water balneary located in the south coast of Pernambuco, Northeast Brazil. This congress aims the meeting of researchers of the area as well as to encourage them to interact and exchange scientific/technical knowledge in the most diverse geochemical fields, in order to promote the collaboration among institutions and professionals of the Portuguese speaking countries. The target audience are professionals, researchers, professors, and students interested on the Geochemical Sciences. This event also seeks to discuss and disseminate the potential and interdisciplinarity of this area, involving all major areas of scientific knowledge.
The activities of the XV CGPLP include plenary conferences, scientific sessions, short-courses, and field trips, where the geological characteristics of the region and its potential for geotourism will be addressed.