[Coral-List] Conference: Small Islands Research in Tropical Regions, (SIRTRE) 2015

Hauke Schwieder hauke.schwieder at gmx.de
Tue May 26 05:58:22 EDT 2015

Dear Coral-Listers!

If you are interested in interdisciplinary small island research we
cordially invite you to the Small Islands Research in Tropical Regions
(SIRTRE) 2015 conference from September 15 to 16 in Makassar, Sulawesi,
Indonesia. There will be a focus on the Spermonde Archipelago close to
Makassar, but if you have any expertise from other tropical small
islands regions you are welcome to participate and share your knowledge.
Covered topics include social science, biogeochemistry, anthropology,
ecology, conservation management. See the full announcement including
e-mail address and homepage below.
Hop to see you there!
Hauke Schwieder, on behalf of the organizing committee

SIRTRE 2015 Conference announcement
Small Islands Research in Tropical Regions – The Spermonde Archipelago
and other Case Studies
The 1st International Conference on Small Islands Research in Tropical
Regions – The Spermonde Archipelago and other Case Studies (SIRTRE 2015)
will take place in Makassar, Indonesia at the Universitas Hasanuddin
(UNHAS)  from 15 to 16 September 2015.

Contributions are welcome on any aspect of small tropical island
research, including social science, biogeochemistry, anthropology,
ecology, conservation management and related fields such as
environmental history. The focus will be laid on the Spermonde
Archipelago but contributions from other tropical island systems are
strongly encouraged.
In order to help plan the SIRTRE 2015 conference and ensure the
involvement and participation of local and international stakeholders an
organization committee has been established comprising of partners from
UNHAS and the Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology in Bremen, Germany.
We hereby cordially invite you to submit contributions to the related
fields mentioned above. Oral or poster presentations will be accepted.
Slots for presentations will be allocated according to the scientific
merit of the abstracts submitted. The deadline for receipt of proposals
will be 30 June 2015. A draft programme will be published in July 2015,
together with the information on acceptance of the relative contributions.
The Conference will include a full range of academic sessions, keynote
lectures, social events and field trips in Makassar and possibly to
islands of the Archipelago.
The participation of early career scholars and postgraduate research
researchers from South-East Asia is positively encouraged.
For more information you are cordially invited to visit the conference
web site sirtre2015.zmt-bremen.com or write an e-mail to
sirtre2015 at zmt-bremen.de.

Best regards,
The Organization Committee

-- Hauke Schwieder PhD candidate, Tropical Marine Microbiology Leibniz
Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT) Fahrenheitstrasse 6, 28359
Bremen, Germany Tel: +49 421-23800-24, Fax: +49 421-23800-30
hauke.schwieder at zmt-bremen.de www.zmt-bremen.de
Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenökologie (ZMT) GmbH Sitz der
Gesellschaft: Bremen, Registergericht: Amtsgericht Bremen Handelsreg.
Nr. HRB 25746 HB, St-Nr 71/607/12036, USt-IdNr DE 266278207 Vorsitzender
des Aufsichtsrates: Dr. Walter Dörhage Geschäftsführerin: Prof. Dr.
Hildegard Westphal

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