The Department of Soil and Environment, Uppsala

World Soil Day 2018

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Welcome to a day dedicated to "Soils science in a changing reality: integrating issues and solutions" on the World Soil Day 2018.

The objectives are to

  • Share emerging science and innovation around soils
  • Support science conversation and collaborations for emerging soil issues and solutions
  • Showcase research and innovation capacity

How do I participate?

Sessions are cross-disciplinary related to soil science, and we welcome diversity and innovation.

  • Consult with your colleagues and-or collaborators and
  • select parallel session topic in program provided
  • develop a 200-word abstract in English (max one figure or table included)
  • consider if your contribution is a new research idea, emerging results, or an innovation for wider testing . Is you abstract an issue or a solution or both?
We are in particularly welcoming early career presenters! Submit your abstract to email before 10th November 2018.

The abstract selection process

Process of selection for contributions: An internal committee consisting of 3 persons will assess abstracts for oral presentation, and for posters. Your abstract  will be anonymized (ie no author names shown for reviewers). Response will be provided by 16th November

Questions? Please contact Jennie Barron ( at the Department of SOil and Environment. 

Time: 2018-12-05 09:30 - 15:30
City: Uppsala
Location: The Department of Soil and Environment
Organiser: Professor Jennie Barron
Last signup date: 27 November 2018
Additional info:

Please register with name and any dietary preferences via email to by 27th November.

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