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ICOS RI will organise the

1st ICOS International Conference on Greenhouse Gases and Biogeochemical Cycles
in Brussels 23-25 September 2014.

The conference is open for all scientists interested in research on greenhouse gases, biochemical cycles and climate change.

Download 2nd announcement here as pdf (2,7MB).

Note! The abstract submission deadline is extended until 11.7. (Friday).

The conference is hosted by ICOS ​RI, University of Helsinki, ​University ​of ​Antwerp, ​Belgian ​Science ​Policy ​Office, ​Walloon ​government, ​EWI ​Department ​for ​Economy, ​Science ​and ​ Innovation ​and ​University ​of ​Liege.

The ICOS Science Conference will address:

  • Atmospheric GHG concentrations and anthropogenic sources
  • ICOS data and global biogeochemical modelling
  • Biogeochemical cycles of forests, grasslands, wetlands and agricultural ecosystems
  • Ocean GHG observations and fluxes
  • Regional integrations
  • Different GHG species
  • Freshwaters
  • Urban environments

Early Career Scientist seminar is held on Thursday 25 September. Early career scientists, especially from Eastern Europe, may apply travel grants, supported by the TTORCH. See more information on registration page.

Important dates:

  • May, registration opens
  • 26 June 2014,  abstract submission deadline
  • NOTE: the abstract acceptance is announced and further information given latest in 6 August!
  • 11 August 2014, registration deadline
  • 23-25 September 2014, 1st ICOS International Science Conference
  • 26 September 2014 ICOS RI activities, stakeholder meetings