The British Society of Soil Science has a large amount of Members who reside outside the UK and so we have provided a forum space here for them to share ideas, exchange views and comment as they wish.
Contaminated sites have become one of the largest global problems of the present time. This has also placed them high on the agenda of the European Union.
This conference aims to provide space for discussion, knowledge exchange among experts from government/non-government organizations, public and private sector, praxis, science and academic sector.
The main topics of the conference are legislation strategies, policies, research methodologies, risks analysis, remediation methods and technologies, as well as awareness in contaminated sites management.
The programme is available at: http://contaminated-sites.sazp.sk/node/57
There is no registration fee for pre-registered participants: Coffee breaks, lunches, Gala dinner, congress kit, scientific programme and conference proceedings are included free of charge.
Please register in advance at http://contaminated-sites.sazp.sk/node/56 Note: Accommodation and travel expenses are not covered by organisers.
The call for papers is now open - the deadline for abstracts is 15 April: http://contaminated-sites.sazp.sk/node/53
The Combined Congress 2016 will take place from 18-21 January 2016 at the University of the Free State in Bloemfontein.
The congress theme is “A nation embracing agriculture, ensures its future”.
Abstract submission deadline is 18 October 2015.
Mine Closure has become an internationally recognized conference series since it was established in 2006. The 10th International Conference on Mine Closure will offer a multidisciplinary global forum for exchanging views and developing capacity, to ensure that new mines are designed with closure in mind, and old sites are closed economically, while minimizing environmental and societal impacts.