The European Ecosystem Services 2016 conference will take place from 19 to 23 September 2016 in Antwerp, Belgium. The theme 'Helping nature to help us' focuses on the important role that healthy ecosystems play in supporting human well-being and the protection of nature.
This conference will be the biggest European event in 2016 that links science, policy and practice on ecosystem services and natural capital. It will have a strong focus on practice and implementation.
The conference programme offers an attractive mix of:
- keynote presentations from policy, practice and science;
- a networking day where businesses, practitioners, policymakers and researchers meet and showcase their work;
- interactive sessions to demonstrate working examples of ecosystem services and natural capital;
- field excursions to see ecosystem services in action; and
- scientific sessions.
Registration opens on 2 May 2016.
Call for abstracts - 1 Apr - 15 May 2016.
To register and find out more about teh event, please visit the official website.