9th International Poster Session Conference
AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS, ORGANISMS, INNOVATIONS – 9
Date: October 25-26, 2007.
Place: Moscow, Moscow State University, Department of Hydrobiology.
TOPICS: All aspects of aquatic ecology, aquatic organisms (microorganisms, plants, animals: biology, morphology, physiology, biochemistry, biophysics, genetics, systematics of aquatic organisms), aquatic pollution and bioremediation, limnology, biological oceanography: research, education, ecoethics and technology. This is the 9th of the series of "International Poster Session Conferences" started in 1999. To date, many scientists of USA, Canada, UK, Germany, Israel, Spain, Switzerland, China, India, New Zealand, Poland, Ukraine, and other countries have participated. Organiser: Independent, ad hoc, international organizing and advisory committees composed of scientists from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, UK, Ukraine, USA, and other countries. The Program Committee includes internationally well-known scientists of several countries of Europe and America. The committees have links with several professional organizations and universities, including Hydrobiological Society, Moscow State University, Eco-Ethics International Union, Committees of Russian Academy of Sciences, and others. Publications: Abstracts of the conferences are published as volumes in the series 'Ecological Studies, Hazards, Solutions'. All abstracts received before the deadline (for both non-attendees and attendees) will be published.
DEADLINES: October 1 (17:00 Moscow time), 2007 for abstracts (by email), for posters (by paper mail), and for registration fees (we accept the materials and the fee after the deadline, but in this case the registration fee increases by $15 for all categories of participants). Technical details. No personal attendance is needed. The posters sent by mail will be displayed/exhibited by organizers on behalf of the authors. Non-attendees can receive some feedback from participants by email. The best posters presented by students (including those sent by mail) will receive honorary diplomas.
ABSTRACTS: no longer than 350 words (less than 350 words).
CONTACT INFORMATION: Abstracts submission: by email in either .rtf or .txt format. Please send abstracts to the address: firstname.lastname@example.org. Posters: please send posters by paper mail to: Dr. S.Ostroumov, Department of Hydrobiology, Faculty of Biology, Moscow State University, Moscow 119992, Russia email@example.com.
REGISTRATION FEE is very reasonable. For international authors and participants, the address for sending registration fees: (PLEASE SEND TO HIM AN EMAIL MSSG BEFORE you send your payment):
Dr. David S. Page, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry,
Bowdoin College Chemistry Department,
6600 College Station,
Brunswick, ME 04011-8466;
Tel 207 725 3602;
Fax 207 725 3017;
E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, http://academic.bowdoin.edu/faculty/D/dpage/
Also organized is the exhibition of innovations (descriptions of new facilities, tools, materials, methods, equipment) and publications (books and articles) during the conference, and their ranking on the basis of opinion of professionals and experts. The books and articles that get the highest ranking will be awarded diplomas, will be mentioned at the closing ceremony, and will be mentioned in the press release that we give to many journal and mass media. All books received will be mentioned in the next volume of 'Ecological Studies, Hazards, Solutions', some of them with comments highlighting their value.
The books and articles to be exposed please send to: Dr. S.A. Ostroumov, Department of Hydrobiology, Faculty of Biology, Moscow State University, Moscow 119991, Russia. On technical reasons the books and articles are not returned. The conference covers not only science but also educational and eco-ethical issues as well technological innovations. Therefore the publications (articles, books and textbooks) that deals with education, eco-ethics or applied and technological issues are within the scope of the conference and the exhibition.
MORE INFORMATION: Dr. S.A. Ostroumov email@example.com.