Update: 17.12.2017

There are over 100,000 different types of soil in the world.

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The International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS) is the global union of soil scientists. The objectives of the IUSS are to promote all branches of soil science, and to support all soil scientists across the world in the pursuit of their activities. This website provides information for IUSS members and those interested in soil science.

Meetings & Events

Complete list of upcoming meetings and events:

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  • 25., 26. January 2018

    ICSSPN 2018 - 20th International Conference on Soil Science and Plant Nutrition

    Paris, France

    Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline July 14, 2017
    Website:https://www.waset.org/conference/2018/01/paris/ICSSPN

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  • 29., 30., 31. January and 01., 02. February 2018

    TERRA ENVISION Conference - Scientific solutions for societal issues

    Barcelona, Spain

    Abstract deadline for oral presentations: 15th December 2017
    Abstracts deadline for poster presentations: 22nd January 2018
    Abstract fee: free

    Website: http://terra-envision.weebly.com/

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  • 26., 27., 28. February 2018

    BONARES 2018 Conference

    Berlin, Germany

    Abstract submission deadline: November 1st, 2017.
    Website: http://www.bonares2018.de/

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  • 12., 13., 14., 15., 16. March 2018

    42nd Annual Conference of Soil Science Society of Nigeria “Sustainable Management of Soil and Water Resources for Food Security, Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation”

    Institute for Agricultural Training and Research, Moore Plantation, Ibadan – Oyo State, Nigeria.

    Abstract submission to sssn.iart2018@gmail.com until 31st December, 2017
    Conference website: http://www.sssniart2018.com

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  • 14., 15., 16., 17., 18. March 2018

    Gi4DM - Geoinformation for Disaster Management

    Kyrenia/Cyprus

    Abstract Submission Deadline: 17 Nov. 2017
    Website: http://www.gi4dm2018.org

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  • 27., 28., 29. March 2018

    intersol 2018

    intersol 2018: Polluted Sites and soils: A challenge for
    major urban projects!

    Call for papers (spoken presentations and Posters) – Deadline: 20. October 2017

    Conference Website

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  • 08., 09., 10. April 2018

    AWSPT'18 - 3rd International Conference on Air, Water, and Soil Pollution and Treatment

    Budapest, Hungary

    Paper Submission Deadline: October 20, 2017
    Website: http://awspt.com/

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  • 18., 19., 20. May 2018

    Conference Soil Classification and Education

    Toruń, Poland

    Full papers submission deadline: 25 February 2018
    Conference website: https://sites.google.com/site/facesconference/

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  • 23., 24., 25., 26., 27., 28., 29., 30. June and 01. July 2018

    5th European Conference on Permafrost (EUCOP 2018)

    Chamonix-Mont Blanc, France

    Abstract submission process is open already!
    Conference Website:https://eucop2018.sciencesconf.org/

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  • 25., 26., 27., 28., 29. June 2018

    10th International Symposium on Plant-Soil Interactions at Low pH 2018 (PSILPH2018)

    Putrajaya, Malaysia

    Abstract submission deadline: 30th November 2017
    Website: http://www.psilph2018.com/

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  • 12., 13., 14., 15., 16., 17. August 2018

    21st World Congress of Soil Science

    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Theme “Soils to feed and fuel the world”
    Abstract submission deadline: 20th January 2018
    Congress website: http://www.21wcss.org
    Meeting information: http://iuss.boku.ac.at/files/21wcss_-_meeting_information.pdf

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  • 10., 11., 12., 13. September 2018

    Symposium on Phosphorus in Plants and Soils

    Leuven

    For more Information please visit the website:http://www.psp6symposium.com or contact Kris Dox or Erik Smolders (chair of the organizing committee)

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  • 16., 17., 18., 19., 20., 21., 22., 23. September 2018

    International field workshop WRB soil classification 2018

    Cluj-Napoca, Romania

    Registration and payment closes 31 July
    Conference website: https://sites.google.com/view/wrb-romania2018

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  • 24., 25., 26., 27. September 2018

    21th ISTRO Conference 2018

    Paris, France

    Abstract submission until 1 March 2018
    Conference website: http://istro2018.webistem.com
    Conference flyer: http://iuss.boku.ac.at/files/presentation_istro_conference_nov__2017.pdf

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  • 24., 25., 26. October 2018

    90 Years Forest Research Institute - for the Society and Nature

    Sofia, Bulgaria

    More information will be available soon http://www.bas.bg/fribas and http://www.fri.bas.bg

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  • 04., 05. December 2018

    The 13th International Conference of ESSS - Management of Water and Soil Resources under Global Climate Changes

    Dokki, Giza, Egypt

    Conference website: http://www.esss.org.eg

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  • 01., 02., 03., 04., 05. July 2019

    Euroclay meeting of the European Clay Groups Association (ECGA)

    Paris, France

    Proposals should be submitted by e-mail (euroclay2019@sciencesconf.org) ) by January 31st, 2018
    Conference website: http://euroclay2019.sciencesconf.org
    Conference Flyer: http://iuss.boku.ac.at/files/flyer_euroclay.pdf

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