Conference Tallinn NBS2017 Call for Abstracts

We invite you to submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation at the conference Nature-based Solutions: From Innovation to Common-use (NBS2017).

As part of the Presidency of the Estonian Republic of the Council of the European Union, a flagship conference NBS2017 will be organized by the Ministry of the Environment of Estonia and the University of Tallinn. The conference will be held in Tallinn, Estonia from 24 to 26 October 2017. The conference will address nature-targeted innovation actions involving all societal actors.

Contributions are welcome from practitioners, policy advisers and scientists, collaborations of groups. We hope to get a broad representation of related issues and solutions from across Europe. The call for abstracts is open until July 14 and the registration for the conference will be opened in August 2017.

The NBS 2017 conference Program Board welcomes your abstracts for oral presentations, and posters for the parallel sessions which will address five specific themes:
1. Blue-green infrastructure in smart cities
2. Integrated water management through natural systems
3. ICT as a supporting tool for nature based solutions and ecosystems
4. Ecological restoration through eco-innovation
5. Nature-based solutions in circular economy.

The presentation abstracts are limited to 300 words (the title, authors and institutions are excluded from the word limit). All abstracts must be submitted in English. Abstracts are to be e-mailed to [email protected] , as an e-mail text without attachments, one abstract per e-mail, using the subject line: NBS Abstract Submission 2017. In the e-mail the full abstract title, author names and affiliations, contact information for the presenting author, abstract text and preferences should be included.

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