Ecosystem Services in European Floodplains Conference (Padua, Italy, 17-19 May 2017)

The International Conference on Environmental History “Ecosystem Services in European Floodplains”, which will be held at the Department of Historical and Geographic Sciences and the Ancient World – DiSSGeA of the University of Padua, Italy on 17-19 May 2017, will provide a venue for all researchers interested in interdisciplinary research on ecosystem services in European floodplains from ancient time to the contemporary age. The conference will welcome also papers addressing the issue of the ecosystem services from a critical point of view. Ecosystem service topics in this conference will not be limited to the following themes in the geographical context of floodplains.
Further details are available in the full call for papers. The deadline for submissions is 28 February 2017.

VII MEETING OF BRASPOR NETWORK (Sesimbra, Portugal, 18-21 September 2017)

BRASPOR network is an informal group of Portuguese and Brazilian researchers, from Natural Sciences and Social Sciences and Humanities, that works about coastal zones and watersheds. The meetings, taking place on an annual basis, in Portugal and Brazil, aim to create a space to discuss work in progress and to increase cooperation between researchers from different scientific areas. These events are open to all people interested in the theme.

OCEANS PAST VI CONFERENCE (Sesimbra, Portugal, 16-18 May 2017)

Registration to the Oceans Past VI conference are open until April 17. The works of the COST – Action Oceans Past Platform (2015-2018) will be presented in this meeting. This project aims to analyze the implications of human impacts on marine life and to develop historical descriptors and indicators for marine and coastal management. The Action calls on historians, archaeologists and social scientists as well as colleagues from the marine sciences to engage in dialogue and collaboration with ocean and coastal managers.

European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2017 (Vienna, Austria, 23–28 April 2017)

The General Assembly 2017 of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) is held at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria, from 23–28 April 2017. The assembly is open to the scientists of all nations.
The EGU General Assembly 2017 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geoscience.
The scientific programme of the General Assembly 2017 includes special scientific and interdisciplinary events as well as oral, PICO, and poster sessions on disciplinary and interdisciplinary topics covering the full spectrum of the geosciences and the space and planetary sciences. Furthermore, medal lectures, great debates, short courses, townhall meetings, and splinter meetings complete the overall programme, available in

Summer School | Concepts and tools to engage in knowledge co-production and public participation

International Summer School Concepts and tools to engage in knowledge co-production and public participation

19th - 23st June 2017 | ISEG – Lisbon, Portugal

Organizing Institutions: LISODE (France) and SOCIUS-CSG/ISEG (Portugal)

Registration deadline: June 12th

The Summer School “Concepts and tools to engage in knowledge co-production and public participation”, third edition organized by Lisode and SOCIUS/CSG-ISEG, will take place at ISEG, Lisbon, Portugal, from June 19th to 23th, 2017.

The program is divided in 8 blocks which will take place during the five days, from 9:30 to 17:30.

Trainers: Mathieu Dionnet - Lisode, Montpellier (France) Marta Varanda and Sofia Bento - ISEG-University of Lisbon (Portugal) Barron Joseph Orr - University of Arizona (USA) and University of Alicante (Spain)

All those interested in developing and improving skills and knowledge of participatory methods to engage in knowledge co-production and public participation are encouraged to participate.

Registration details:

- online registration at:

- registration and payment until: June 12th

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