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.
Excerpt:The conference takes a broad interest in the area of resources, development and conservation, including but not limited to: plant genetic resources and food security issues, deforestation and development, fisheries and institutional adaptation, development and conservation, wildlife conservation and park pricing, and international trade. ...
Excerpt:The seminar on Scientific Support to EU Decision-Making, which is commonly organized by the European Commision’s Joint Research Centre and Eurostat, will take place from 17-18 September, 2012 in Ispra, Italy. The seminar will mainly deal with the use of data, indicators, models and measurement tools for policy purposes.
Conference "Governing Pooled Knowledge Resources- Building Institutions for Sustainable Scientific, Cultural and Genetic Resource Commons"
Excerpt:A call for papers has been issued for a conference on "Governing Pooled Knowledge Resources: Building Institutions for Sustainable Scientific, Cultural and Genetic Resource Commons". The deadline for abstract submissions is 15 January, 2012. ...
Excerpt:The Fourth International Faustmann Symposium – Forest Economics under Multiple Challenges will be held from 9 to 12 September, 2012, in Saariselkä, Lapland, Finland. The major objectives of the symposium are to encourage both theoreticians and practitioners in the field of forest economics.
Excerpt:The IUCN World Conservation Congress is the world’s largest and most important conservation event. Held every four years, it aims to improve how we manage our natural environment for human, social and economic development. ...
Excerpt:The organisers of the ECPR General Conference, to be held from 4-7 September, 2013 in Bordeaux, France, are calling for panel proposals on the following three topics: Climate Change Governance, Environmental Politics, and Food Governance. Deadline for proposals is 5 October, 2012.
Excerpt:The 2012 'International Conference on Science Communication' will take place at the University of Lorraine, in Nancy, France. This year's conference is about international perspectives, issues and strategies with respect to science communication.
Excerpt:The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Annual International Conference 2013 will take place from 28-30 August, 2013 in London, UK at Imperial College. This time the conference will focus on "New Geographical Frontiers". The call for papers is now open.
28th Annual Congress of the European Economic Association and 67th European Meeting of the Econometric Society
Excerpt:The EEA-ESEM Congress of 2013 will be hosted by the Department of Economics at the University of Gothenburg. The event will take place from 26-30 August, 2013. The deadline for the submission of papers is 15 February, 2013.
4th International Disaster and Risk Conference: "Integrative Risk Management in a Changing World: Pathways to a Resilient Society"
Excerpt:The 4th International Disaster and Risk Conference is taking place in Davos, Switzerland, on 26-30 August, 2012, on the topic: "Integrative Risk Management in a Changing World: Pathways to a Resilient Society".
Excerpt:For the book 'Economics of Water Management' edited by Thomas Bournaris, Julio Berbel, Basil Manos and Davide Viaggi, which will be published by Science Publishers, chapter proposal are being called. Submission deadline for chapter proposals is 15 August, 2012.
Excerpt:The German EIA Association (UVP-Gesellschaft) offers an award for high level early career research (master/ diploma thesis, Ph.D. research, up to the age of 38 years) related to environmental impact assessment, strategic environmental assessment, sustainability impact assessment and similar assessment approaches.
Excerpt:The Call for Abstracts for the XIII World Congress of Rural Sociology: "The New Rural World. From Crisis to Opportunities" is open until the 12 January, 2012. A list containing session topics and their respective organizers has been released now.
Excerpt:The NBER's Environmental and Energy Economics program is calling for papers for its Summer Institute 2012. The main foci are environmental and energy, but papers that invoke concepts or tools from related fields are also welcome.
Excerpt:The titel of the 7th Annual Green Economics Conference is: Green Economy: Reform and renaissance of economics and its methodology- Green Economics - the solutions for the 21st century Green Economy: Rethinking Growth: RIO+20. Does it take the world forward in a green way?
4th Halle Workshop on Efficiency and Productivity Analysis - Issues in Dynamic Efficiency Analysis (HAWEPA)
Excerpt:The 4th Halle Workshop on Efficiency and Productivity Analysis will take place at the IAMO from 16-17 July, 2012. This year's workshop is about 'Issues in Dynamic Efficiency Analysis' with a focus on developments in research in productivity and efficiency measurement. Abstracts and papers are welcome, in particular from young researchers. ...
Excerpt:The RC33 Eighth International Conference on Social Science Methodology will be at the University of Sydney, 9-13 July, 2012. The focus of the conference is on innovations and current best practice in all aspects of social science research methodology. One session will be on social simulation and modelling for public policy.
Excerpt:The 7th International Conference In Interpretive Policy Analysis is to be held from 5-7 July, 2012 at the Tilburg University, Netherlands. It will focus on modern challenges of governance among diverse actors and networks, across boundaries and on multiple levels. ...
Excerpt:The aim of the iEMSs Congress on "Managing Resources of a Limited Planet: Pathways and Visions under Uncertainty" is to enhance understanding of environmental processes and decision making by fostering the discussion and interchange of challenges, solutions, ideas, new methods and techniques, and future research lines in environmental modelling. ..
Excerpt:Papers are invited for a new book on 'Sustainable Water Management' to be published by Peter Lang Scientific Publishers. The publication intends to document experiences, approaches, methods and projects focusing on water management. The deadline for submission of papers is 30 June, 2012.
Excerpt:The 9th internatinal Conference "Developments in Economic Theory and Policy" takes place on 28-29 June, 2012 at the Faculty of Economics and Business of teh University of the Basque Country in Bilbao, Spain.
Excerpt:The SASE 2012 Mini-Conference under the theme "Regulating Labor and Environment: Beyond the Public-Private Divide" will take place on 28-30 June, 2012. The goal of this mini-conference is to examine the dynamics and impact of labor and environmental regulation in the age of globalization.
Excerpt:The 19th Annual Conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists will be held in Prague on 27-30 June, 2012. The conference is jointly organized by the Environment Center of Charles University in Prague and the University of Economics.
15th Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis "New Challenges for Global Trade and Sustainable Development"
Excerpt:From 27-29 June, 2012, the 15th Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis will be held in Geneva, Switzerland on the topic: "New Challenges for Global Trade and Sustainable Development". The goal of the conference is to promote the exchange of ideas among economists conducting quantitative analysis of global economic issues. ...
Excerpt:The ‘e-Frame Conference on Measuring Well-being and Fostering the Progress of Society’ held in Paris from 26-28 June, 2012 aims to foster the European debate about a broad range of issues related to recent activities in the field of measuring progress and well-being.