2014 Giants Conference

2014 Giants Conference picture copyBasic Info

Dates: August 8-9 2014

Location: Mt. Blanco Fossil Museum, Crosbyton, TX


Mt. Blanco giant leg display, Joe Taylor and Rob Skiba

Joe Taylor, Judd Buron, Rob Skiba, and Jared Chrestman

*Important note: the views expressed by these speakers are not all necessarily endorsed by Mt. Blanco


Smith House Inn, 306 W. Aspen Street, Crosbyton, TX 79322 is giving a 10% discount to Mt. Blanco Giants Conference attendees


(214) 620-4200

Conference Schedule

Friday, August 8th

3:00 – Registration coffee, tea & snacks provided etc (coin jar, optional)
4:00 – Welcome/Introduction of Speakers
4:30 – Tour of Mt. Blanco Fossil Museum
5:30 – Joe Taylor
6:00 – Dr. Judd Burton
6:30 – Rob Skiba
7:00 – First Day Ends/Break for Dinner (on your own)

Saturday, August 9th

8:00 – Doors of museum open/Registration
8:45 – Welcome
9:00 – Joe Taylor, Curator of Mt. Blanco Fossil Museum
10:30 – Break coffee, tea & snacks provided etc (coin jar, optional)
11:00 – Dr. Judd Burton, Professor of History at South TX College
12:30 – Break for Lunch
2:00 – Reconvene
2:30 – Rob Skiba, Author, Researcher, and Founder of SEED
4:00 – Break
4:30 – Roundtable Discussion with Joe Taylor, Judd Burton, and Rob Skiba–Moderated by Jared Chrestman
– Love offering will be passed around for the speakers –
6:30 Conference Ends–Dismissal


Article and photos copyright Mt. Blanco, originally published 2014.  Re-posted August 2015

*Mt. Blanco Archives: Because of the many changes since Mt. Blanco opened in 1998, we are re-posting many of the old updates, articles, etc. that were originally on our website.  Some of the information may be out of date, but each of our archived articles are an important part of Mt. Blanco Fossil Museum’s history.

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