Ecohydrology, BiotEchnology & Engineering 2013 Lodz Poland Ecohydrology, Biotechnology & Engineering Towards the Harmony between Biogeosphere and Society on the basis of Long Term Ecosystem Research Symposium organised within:
The United Nations International Year of Water Cooperation 2013, 16th-22nd September 2013
The International Symposium – Ecohydrology, Biotechnology & EngineeringThe Symposium is organised within the Green Future Programintegrating the research potential of the Lodzkie Region for bioeconomy - intelligent specialization using biotechnologies for sustainable development and environmental management

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Opening lectures will be delivered by:

  • Blanca Jimenez-Cisneros, Director of the Division of Water Sceinces and Secretary of the International Hydrological Programme (UNESCO-IHP)

  • Giovanni Bidoglio, Head of the Water Resources Unit, Joint Research Centre, EU

The following guests have been invited to deliver plenary lectures:

  • William J. Mitsch, Chair of the 4th International Ecosummit (Ohio, USA, 2012), Florida Gulf Coast University, USA

  • Patrick S. Bourgeron, Head of ILTER Science Strategy Committee, Colorado University, USA

  • Brian Moss, Director of International Society of Limnology (SIL), UK

  • Johannes Cullmann, Chair of the Intergovernmental Council of the International Hydrology Programme (IHP) of UNESCO, Germany

  • Martin Whiting, Immediate Past Chairman of CIWEM Rivers & Coastal Group, Haskoning UK Ltd., UK

  • Robert A. Pietrowsky, US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Institute for Water Resources, USA

  • Leon Braat, Chair of Management Board, ALTER-Net, Senior Researcher International Biodiversity Policy, Alterra, Wageningen-UR, The Netherlands

  • Michael Mirtl, Chair of LTER - Europe, Environment Agency, Austria

  • Enrique Playán, Coordinator of the Water JPI, Irrigation, Agronomy and the Environment Group, Soil and Water Department, (EEAD-CSIC), Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO), Spain

  • Stanisław Bielecki, Rector of the Technical University of Lodz, Poland

To get more information about speaker please vist Profiles page in Symposium section

Contact us

For other queries and general questions related to the conference, including requests for invitation letters, please contact:

Symposium Secretariat

Phone: +48 42 681 70 07

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