Events & Calls
The Events & Calls section informs you about IA-related conferences and current calls for papers, tenders, proposals etc. It also announces workshops and other events for those interested in impact assessment.
Scale in Environmental Governance: Power Reconfiguration, Democratic Legitimacy and Institutional (Mis-) Fit
Excerpt:The symposium on "Scale in Environmental Governance" aims to elaborate the wide range of perspectives from which scalar issues in environmental governance can be adressed. The event will take place from 7-8 March, 2013 at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 1 October, 2012.
Excerpt:The International Congress "Hidden Hunger" will take place from 6-9 March, 2013 at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany. The event aims to create awareness of "Hidden Hunger" as a global problem in order to get the issue on the agenda of policy makers, academics and industry.
Excerpt:The organisers of the interdisciplinary conference "Energy Transitions: Regulation of Energy Markets at National, European and International Levels", which will take place from 4-5 March, 2013 at the University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu invite for the submission of papers by 1 December, 2012.
Excerpt:The international conference "Reed as a Renewable Resource (RRR)" will take place from 14-16 February, 2013 in Greifswald, Germany. The event will be about the utilisation of wetland plants such as common reed, sedges, reed canary grass, or cattail. ...
Excerpt:This thematic issue of Environmental Modelling and Software focuses on modelling systemic change in coupled socio-environmental systems, with an emphasis on how model design is (or should be) aimed at representing the processes and consequences of systemic changes, and how such changes may be governed. ...
Excerpt:The overarching theme of the symposium is to analyze how the concept of transition ties in with the notion of sustainable development.
Excerpt:The Tokyo Conference on Earth System Governance will be held from 28-31 January, 2013 at the United Nations University (UNU) Conference Center at the UNU headquarters, Tokyo, Japan. The conference will cover themes such as the Architecture of Earth System Governance in the 21st century and Nuclear Safety and Post-disaster Governance.
Excerpt:The 9th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability will take place from 23-25 January, 2013 in Hiroshima, Japan. The event tackles the various aspects of sustainability in a multidisciplinary way. ...
Excerpt:The 3rd International Conference on Applied Social Science (ICASS 2013) will be held from 15-16 January, 2013, in Taipei, Taiwan. The conference focuses on various aspects of advances in Applied Social Science and is designed to bring together researchers from industry and academia as well as practitioners.
Excerpt:The European Commission is organising an Info Day on the FP7 Environment Research in the specific field of "water innovation demonstration" projects on 15 January, 2013.
Excerpt:The 2nd Open Science Meeting of 2014 "Land Transformation: between global challenges and local realities", will take place from 19-21 March, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The call for session proposals is open until 5 January, 2013.
Excerpt:The workshop "Exploring Research Opportunities within the Earth System Governance Project" organised by the Swedish Secretariat for Environmental Earth System Sciences focuses on the science plan of the Earth System Governance Project. The workshop will take place from 17-18 December, 2012 in Stockholm. Registration before 20 November, 2012.
Excerpt:The journal Resources call for papers for its Special Issue "How Much Environment Do Humans Need? +20 - Reviewing Progress in Material Intensity Analysis for Transition towards Sustainable Resource Mangament". The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 15 December, 2012.
Excerpt:The SEEK Workshop on "Non-linear Modelling: Theory and Applications" is organised within the framework of the research programme 'Strengthening Efficiency and Competitiveness in the European Knowledge Economies' (SEEK) and will take place in Mannheim, Germany from 12-13 December, 2012.
Excerpt:The Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK is inviting applications for fully funded places in small, research-intensive workshop examining the role of analytical tools within the policy formulation process.
Excerpt:STEP-WISE and STREAM projects are jointly organising their final conference on 3-4 December, 2012 in Brussels, presenting concrete instruments to facilitate the dialogue between researchers, politicians and research-users. ...
Excerpt:The 20th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists will be held in Toulouse on 26-29 June, 2013. The conference is organized by the Toulouse School of Economics. ...
Excerpt:The symposium "History, Memory and Green Imaginaries" presented by the Centre for Research in Memory, Narrative and Histories, University of Brighton, UK will take place on 30 November, 2012.
Excerpt:The this year's works shop on macroeconomic modeling organized by the DIW Berlin will be held at the German Institute for Economic Research from 30 November to 1 December, 2012. The objective of the event is to bring together academic researchers and practitioners in order to promote and exchange ideas in the realm of macroeconomic modeling.
Excerpt:In Feburary 2012, the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg will host the Annual Conference of the Society for Tropical Ecology, focusing on the Islands in land- and seascape. The conference will run from 22-25 February, 2012 in Erlangen, Germany. ...
Excerpt:The conference "Design and Dynamics of Institutions for Collective Action", in honour of Professor Elinor Ostrom, 2009 Nobel Prize Winner in Economics, will be held from 29 November to 1 December, 2012 at Utrecht University.
Excerpt:The 4th Workshop on Game Theory in Energy, Resources and Environment will be held from 29-30 November, 2012 at HEC Montréal, Canada. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 10 October, 2012.
Excerpt:The workshop "Responsible Supply Chains and Networks" aims to discuss and develop research on challenges for governance and sustainability, as well as environmental risks arising with global supply chains and networks. The workshop takes place in Stockholm from 22-24 November, 2012. Deadline for submitting abstract is 31 May, 2012.
Excerpt:The objective of this year's conference is to advance research and policy agendas on sustainable energy and the environment. The conferences is planned to take place over two full days at the University of Oslo. The deadline for submitting abstracts is 4 June, 2012, for papers 22 October 2012.
Excerpt:A one-day conference to examine the role of the EU in shaping an effective international climate change regime. The aim of this conference is to understand the challenge from the perspective of academics, policy makers and civil society organisations.