CALL FOR ABSTRACTS „YOUNG SESSION“ – 12th International Symposium on Landslides – ISL 2016

The 12th International Symposium on Landslides – ISL 2016 EXPERIENCE, THEORY, PRACTICE- will be held in Napoli, Italy, June 12th-19th, 2016.

Among the Scientific Events of the Symposium a “Young Session” is scheduled.

Main topics are landslide identification, mechanisms, analysis and risk management.

The session is dedicated to young researchers (younger than 35 at the starting date of the Conference; this age limit strictly concerns all the possible co-authors of the paper) who will present their works in the broad field of “Landslide identification, mechanisms, analysis and risk management”. The aim is fostering knowledge exchange among new and future landslide community researchers, also highlighting emerging approaches, methodologies and innovative techniques. The session will be held on the opening day with free access, in order to guarantee the largest audience.

The best Speaker of the Young Session will be selected at the end of the first day; he/she will be offered the chance to deliver an extended version of her/his presentation during a plenary session on the second day of the Conference. Special discounts on registration fees will also be offered to the selected young speaker.

We kindly encourage you to give your contribution by submitting an abstract within the deadline of June 30th, 2015 or please forward the present announcement to whomever interested.

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