"Landscape dimensions of
Sustainable Development: Science – Planning – Governance"
Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi
4-6 October 2017, Tbilisi,
The conference will take place
in Tbilisi, Georgia from 4-6 October 2017 to commemorate the 70th anniversary
of professor Nikoloz Beruchashvili (1947-2006), internationally-renowned
geographer and cartographer, author of the theory of spatiotemporal analysis and
synthesis of landscapes, former head of the International Geographical Union
(IGU) Commission on Landscape Analysis.
the Association of Geographical Societies in Europe, organises every two years
a major international scientific congress, bringing together geographers from
all over the world.
Amsterdam, London, Bratislava, Rome and Budapest in 2015, where over 600
participants attended the congress, EUGEO 2017 will take place in Brussels in
the prestigious Palace of the Academies, at short distance from the Grand
Conference in La Paz will be focused on peace and the contribution of geography
to it. It will be held on 23, 24 and 25 April 2017, in combination with another
major international scientific event, “EGAL, XVI ENCUENTRO DE GEÓGRAFOS DE
AMÉRICA LATINA” (EGAL The 16th Meeting of Latin American Geographers), which
will take place from 26 to 29 April in the same city.
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