The conference will aim to communicate recent advances in the aquatic biodiversity: assessment, monitoring, conservation and management, aquatic habitats - biodiversity interrelations, food web interactions and aquatic productivity, ecologic reconstruction and the biodiversity, research methods.
Sibiu/Transylvania/Romania/European Union was designed following the vote of the European Union Ministries of Culture Council to be the European Capital of Culture in 2007 - http://www.sibiu2007.ro/index_en.php
The official language of â€œAquatic Biodiversity International Conferenceâ€ is English.
This is the third conference of this type organized in Sibiu, Romania, European Union.
The covered topics are: Aquatic biodiversity: assessment, monitoring, conservation and management; Aquatic habitats - biodiversity interrelations; Aquatic biodiversity and alien species; Aquatic microbial ecology; Food web interactions and aquatic productivity; Wetlands biodiversity; Research metods in aquatic ecology/ biodiversity; Ecologic reconstruction and the biodiversity; Human impact and the aquatic biodiversity.
15 August 2011
Deadline for first registration (authors will sent the title/titles, the desired topics for their works, and if the results will have an oral or poster presentation); special workshops suggestions; personal contact data (name, personal e-mail and telephone, institution address).
All these data will be sent through e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as is possible.
31 August 2011
Deadline for abstract submission - abstract template here
10 September 2011
Deadline for participation payment (Ecotur Sibiu - Banca ComercialÄƒ RomÃ¢nÄƒ Sucursala Jud. Sibiu, Romania, Str. Emil Cioran, No. 1, IBAN - RO80RNCB0227036068430003, SWIFT - RNCBROBU)
20 September 2011
Depending on the number of abstracts submitted and based on the results of their evaluation by the Organizing Committee, you may be invited to give your oral paper as a poster.
30 September 2011
Deadline for late registration fee for participants with no paper/poster contributions.
Oral presentations (except the invited plenary speakers) are scheduled to last 20 minutes, including 15 minutes of presentation and 5 minutes for questions. Facilities will be available for Powerpoint (laptop PC, with CD-ROM and USB port). Presenters will be required to use the laptop provided, so should bring their presentation on CD. Please do not zip your files.
Posters should have a size not exceeding A0 (119 cm x 84 cm). Authors are encouraged to be present by their poster, to answer questions, during the formal Poster Sessions.
The participation fee include the costs for: oppening dinner party, conference informative materials including the abstracts volume, coffe breaks.
Ordinary - 120 Euro
International Association for Danube Research, Romanian Limnology Society, Romanian Ichtiology Society and Romanian Malacology Society members - 60 Euro
Republic of Moldavia residents - 25 Euro
Students - 25 Euro
late registration for participants which not contributing a paper/poster - 135 Euro