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Scientific conference with international participation „Geographical aspects of Land Use and Planning under Climate Change” Varshets 2016

To the scientific conference with international participation

 Organized by:

 The Bulgarian Geographical Society (BGS)
andthe LOPS Foundation  

In collaboration with:
Faculty of Geology and Geography, Sofia University
University Complex of Humanities „Alma mater“ 
National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and geography – BAS 
South-West University, Blagoevgrad 
Space Research and Technology Institute – BAS 
Shumen University 
Bulgarian Geographical Portal Geograf BG 

The conference will take place in the spa resort of
Varshets, Bulgaria
23. 09 – 25. 09. 2016 г.

Dear Colleagues,
We are pleased to invite you to take part in a scientific conference on topical issues of the geographical science and the place of geography in planning and land use at national, local and regional level under global change conditions.
The main objective of the conference is to provide an opportunity for members of the BGS and their colleagues from the country and abroad to present the results of their research within a plenary and several thematic sessions. Furthermore, we aim to advance the recognition of geographical achievements, facilitate creative discussions and generation of new ideas, partnerships, and friendship.


Thematic sessions:
Climate change, risk and adaptation
Sustainable use of water resources
Modern methods in geomorphology 
Biodiversity and environmental protection 
Landscape ecology, ecosystem services and natural capital 
Global change, land use an quality of life 
Geoinformation technologies in management and planning 
Demography and regional planning 
Globalization and regional economy 
Sustainable tourism 
Geography and cultural heritage
Modern geographical education

A Special Seminar for PhD students and young researchers on 
Policies for development of mountain areas – the Bulgarian and international experience 

Conference fees:
General participants – 35 EUR
BGS Members – 20 EUR.

General participants – 20 EUR
BGS Members – 10 EUR
Accompanying person – 20 EUR.

The conference fee should be paid via bank transfer to: 
UniCredit Bulbank 
Adress: Sofia 1000, „Sveta Nedelya“ №7
IBAN: BG56UNCR70001521848843

Important dates:
25 April 2016
 – abstract submission 
5  May 2016  – abstract acceptance notification
31 July 2016 – paper submission
10 August 2016  –  deadline for registration and payment of conference fee

Conference languages: English and Bulgarian

The papers will be published in Conference Proceedings with ISSN number and offered free of charge to each participant. The Proceedings will be distributed on CDs and placed online at the BGS website (http://geography.bg). Selected papers will be invited for publication in special issues of scientific journals. 

Abstract and paper requirements: 
Forms for abstracts and papers submission can be downloaded from the link at the bottom off this page

Presentation of the paper: oral or poster

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Conference venue: Hotel ATA, Varshets - http://ata-spa.bg
The accommodation for participants will be arranged at the preference price of 70 EUR for the days of the conference – two nights in double room, lunch, dinner and official dinner. 

Organizing committee: Kliment Naidenov, Dimitar Atanasov, Stoyan Nedkov, Stelian Dimitrov, Mariyana Nikolova, Boian Koulov, Krasimir Stoyanov, Georgi Bardarov, Vania Stamenova, Milen Penerliev, Desislava Poleganova, Dimitar Zhelev, Evgenia Sarafova

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