Geoscience & Society Summit

18 - 21 March, 2019 - Stockholm, Sweden The Summit aims to create a highly interactive forum for effective cooperation between scientists and users of scientific information to tackle global and local challenges around sustainability of natural resources and systems, global health, and resilience. World-renowned professor of economics and leader in sustainable development, Jeffrey Sachs, director [...]

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23rd Alpine Glaciology Meeting

28 February - 01 March 2019, Universität Innsbruck, Austria The 2019 Alpine Glaciology Meeting (AGM) will be hosted in Innsbruck, Austria. The meeting serves as informal exchange platform for researchers working on snow, glaciers, permafrost and glacial geomorphology in all regions of the world. Oral and poster presentations are welcome, and young researchers are especially [...]

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ICMSS 2019 : 21st International Conference on Mountain Science and Sustainability

Zurich, Switzerland - January 14-15, 2019 21st International Conference on Mountain Science and Sustainability aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Mountain Science and Sustainability. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to [...]

By |2018-11-07T14:11:31+00:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

WMO High Mountain Summit

Geneva, Switzerland, 25-27 February 2019 More info: https://highmountainsummit.wmo.int/en SUMMIT OVERVIEW There is increasing recognition of the fundamental role played by the mountain cryosphere (glaciers, snow, permafrost) and critical ecosystems at high altitudes (such as páramo systems in the tropics) in providing and regulating freshwater resources, while also contributing to hazards in mountain environments. Natural hazards have cascading [...]

By |2018-10-30T10:26:01+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Ecosystem Services Partnership Regional Conference Africa 2019

Togo, Africa, 4th to 8th February 2019 More info: https://www.espconference.org/africa2019 Management of Ecosystem Services for Nature Conservation and Human Wellbeing in Africa" The Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) organizes regional conferences every other year. This year Togo is hosting the Africa regional conference. This conference is organized to draw attention to the key role ecosystems are playing in the [...]

By |2018-10-30T10:20:37+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

16th Swiss Geoscience Meeting

University of Bern, Switzerland,  30th November to 1st December 2018 More info: https://geoscience-meeting.ch/sgm2018/   The Institute of Geography and the Institute of Geological Sciences of the University of Bern, as well as the Platform Geosciences of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) cordially invite you to participate in the 16th Swiss Geoscience Meeting to be held on Friday, [...]

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2nd International Conference Mountains 2018

Mountains 2018 will take place on 10 to 14 December 2018, in Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil.  It will comprise two events: the III Workshop on Sustainable Development in Mountain Environments, and the II International Conference on Research for Sustainable Development in Mountain Regions.  Guided field trips to the region’s mountains will take place on 12 [...]

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