Conference Programme

The conference started on Friday, 5 October at 9:30h and ended on Saturday, 6 October at 19:30h, followed by the Conference Dinner in the city center of Berlin. On both days, we had plenary sessions, semi-plenaries and parallel paper sessions.

Here you find the conference agenda: 2012 Conference Programme. (For the pdf-version, follow this link).

The Roman numeral indicates which stream the session belongs to:
I. Evidence, Models and Tools (highlighted in yellow)
II. Evidence in Decision Making (highlighted in red)
III. Interaction of Science and Policy (highlighted in blue)

You can read all abstracts assigned to a session by simply clicking on the session’s title. To search for authors or papers (e.g. to find out in which session you will be presenting), use the search function on the top right.

Virtual participation: As in 2010, we offered additional paper presentations from local conference centres (University of Cape Town, South Africa and United Nations University, Japan) via videoconferencing technology. More information on this possibility can be found here.

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  • Key Dates:

    Deadline for paper abstracts: 1 April, 2012

    Notification of acceptance: 30 June, 2012

    Full papers due: 15 September, 2012

  • International Steering Committee

    Klaus Jacob, Chair Steering Committee (Environmental Policy Research Centre, Berlin, Germany)

    Sabine Weiland (Environmental Policy Research Centre, Berlin, Germany)

    Jan-Erik Wien (Alterra, Wageningen University, Netherlands)

    Andrew Jordan (University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK)

    Carlo Carraro (Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, Milan and Venice, Italy)

    Hubert Wiggering (Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research, Müncheberg, Germany)

    Frank Biermann (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands)

    Ilan Chabay (Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Potsdam, Germany)

    Markku Puupponen (PEER Secretary, Finnish Environment Institute, Helsinki, Finland)

    Lin Zhen (IGSNRR, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China)