18th ICOMOS GA – Call for papers – “Heritage and Landscape as Human Values” – Clarifications

The GA2014 Organizing Committee and the ICOMOS International Secretariat have received questions for clarifications concerning the call for papers for the 18th ICOMOS General Assembly Scientific Symposium “Heritage and Landscape as Human Values”.

The questions concerned :

whether non-members can submit abstracts : Yes both ICOMOS members and non-members may submit abstracts;  

whether authors can submit more than one abstract: No more than one abstract per author will be considered (unless for the second abstract you are not the principal author).

The abstract text has been updated to reflect these clarifications.

Please see the webpage http://www.icomos.org/en/about-icomos/governance/general-information-about-the-general-assembly/18th-general-assembly-florence-2014

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18e AG ICOMOS – Appel à communications – « Patrimoine et paysages en tant que valeurs humaines » – clarifications

Le Comité d’organisation de l’AG 2014 et le Secrétariat international de l’ICOMOS ont reçu des demandes de précisions concernant l’appel à communications pour le Symposium scientifique de la 18e Assemblée générale “Patrimoine et du paysages en tant que valeurs humaines”.

Les questions portent sur:

si les non-membres peuvent soumettre des résumés: Oui, à la fois les membres de l’ICOMOS et les non-membres peuvent soumettre des résumés;

si les auteurs peuvent soumettre plus d’un résumé: Pas plus d’un résumé par auteur sera pris en considération (à moins que pour un deuxième résumé, vous ne soyez pas l’auteur principal).

Le texte de l’appel à communications a été mis à jour afin de tenir compte de ces précisions.

Voir http://www.icomos.org/fr/a-propos-de-licomos/gouvernance/assemblee-generale/xviiieme-assemblee-generale-florence-2014

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Linking Biological and Cultural Diversity in Europe

1st European Conference for the Implementation of the UNESCO-SCBD Joint Programme on Biological and Cultural Diversity
Dates: 8-11 April 2014, Florence, Italy
 
Call for abstracts
The Conference Scientific Committee welcomes submission of abstracts for presentations in technical and poster sessions. Submitted abstracts should address one or more of the following Conference themes:

Key Topics
·        Interactions between cultural and biological diversity and identification of linkages between cultural and biological diversity in the European context
·        Historical development of biodiversity patterns associated with “natural” and “cultural” landscapes, including the interacting actors, factors and processes
·        Traditional agricultural and forest management practices related to bio-cultural diversity
·        Development of methods and approaches for the assessment of the links between biological and cultural diversity and the resulting  “bio-cultural” diversity
·        Development of integrated management strategies at landscape level
·        Implementation of international, regional and national agreements dealing with cultural and biological diversity
 
Information to be provided when submitting an abstract
Language: English
Name, organizational affiliation and email address of each author: The author who will present the paper or poster at the Conference must be designated as the Presenting Author.
Title of the paper (less than 20 words long): should clearly summarize the topic  of the abstract.
Key words or phrases: up to 5.
Main text of abstract (170-200 words): Should describe the context and specific problem/topic of study, methods, main results and conclusions in plain writing.
 
Criteria for selection
All abstracts will be reviewed and evaluated by members of the Conference Scientific Committee. Primary selection criteria include scientific quality, topical significance, and relevance to the Conference themes and to the particular topic to which the abstract is submitted.
 
Abstracts will be evaluated after the 15 December 2013 submission deadline. Acceptance decisions will be made no later than 15 January 2014.
 
A selection of papers will be offered to be published in a book with the publisher Springer Verlag. Conference organizers will explore alternative publication options as special issues of journals for papers and/or posters presented in their sessions.
 
All abstract proposals should be submitted online to this address: http://landscapeunifi.it/en/call
 
Registration: the conference has no registration fee. The organization will provide conference materials, buffet and conference dinner at no cost. Participants are requested to pay for their own travel expenses and lodging.
 
If you encounter any problem during the on line submission please send the requested information by e-mail to the conference secretariat: landscape@unifi.it
Mrs. Dr. Phd Valentina Marinai
Laboratory for Landscape and Cultural Heritage (coordinator Prof. Mauro Agnoletti) – Department of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Systems- University of Florence.
 
Organizers: UNESCO,  S-CBD,  Tuscan Region, Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry Policies, Italy, Laboratory for Landscape and Cultural Heritage – University of Florence
Patronages: IUFRO, Ministry of Environment, Florens Foundation

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ICOMOS Call for papers / Appel à communications

Call for papers: Heritage and Landscape as Human Values

On behalf of ICOMOS Italy and the Scientific Committee for the Symposium, ICOMOS has the pleasure of launching the call for papers for the Scientific Symposium which will take place in Florence, Italy, on the occasion of the 18th ICOMOS General Assembly, from 10 to 14 November 2014, on the theme : “ Heritage and Landscape as Human Values” .

Download the call for papers
Deadline for abstracts: 31 January 2014

For more information on the 18th General Assembly  
(further practical information will be posted in early 2014)

For further information:

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Appel à communications: Patrimoine et paysages en tant que valeurs humaines

Au nom d’ICOMOS Italie et du Comité scientifique du symposium, ICOMOS a le plaisir de lancer l’appel à communications pour le Symposium scientifique qui se tiendra à Florence, en Italie, à l’occasion de la 18e Assemblée générale de l’ICOMOS, du 10 au 14 novembre 2014 sur le thème:« Patrimoine et paysages en tant que valeurs humaines » .

Télécharger l’appel à communications 
Date limite pour les résumés: 31 janvier 2014 

Pour plus d’informations sur la 18e Assemblée générale 
(des plus amples informations pratiques seront mis en ligne début 2014) 

Pour plus d’informations : 

  • Secretariat scientifique du Symposium et adresse pour les résumés: GA2014-Symposium@icomos.org
  • Pour des informations générales sur la 18e Assemblée générale: 18ICOMOS2014@gmail.com

Paysalia 2013

Paysalia 2013, it’s more than 350 expected exhibitors with an exhaustive offer: equipment manufacturer, nursery gardener, material manufacturer: synthetic grass, vegetal walls, floor suppliers… 

Every products and innovations are presented at Paysalia.

 

According to Noemi Petit (Show Director of the Paysalia show): “For this 3rd edition, Paysalia keeps growing and will welcome more than 350 exhibitors from all Europe.”

“All the actors of the landscape sector are welcome to the Paysalia show, the aim of this show is a meeting between visitors (12000 to 14000 professionals) and all their suppliers in a unique place. The professionals that create, realize and maintain public or private gardens will meet on Paysalia the manufacturer of tools as well as nursery gardener, urban suppliers, watering system manufacturer …”

Thematic village are organized: vegetal, water, lightning, urban furniture… Suppliers are classified in specific area, standing out thanks to the floor signage, the specific carpets and the show plan in order to fasten and facilitate the show tour.

Unions and professionals organizations are present as well on the show to give useful advices.

During Paysalia, the organiser’s team hosts you for enjoyable moments to encourage networking including evening events, cocktail parties, prize awards ceremonies and a gala night. And don’t forget that in Lyon there is theFestival of Lights just a few days after. A great opportunity to discover our City dressed in its best! 

You will also enjoy the show for these welcome moments of relaxation.

Discover “Le Carré des Jardiniers”, the Trends Guide, attend the national final of the plant recognition contest, become a member of the elected officials club, go to the conferences…

Paysalia it is a source of inspiration for all specialists.

Linking Biological and Cultural Diversity in Europe

1st European Conference for the Implementation of the UNESCO-SCBD Joint Programme on Biological and Cultural Diversity

Dates: 8-11 April 2014, Florence, Italy

Call for abstracts

The Conference Scientific Committee welcomes submission of abstracts for presentations in technical and poster sessions. Submitted abstracts should address one or more of the following Conference themes:

Key Topics

  •  Interactions between cultural and biological diversity and identification of linkages between cultural and biological diversity in the European context

 

  • Historical development of biodiversity patterns associated with “natural” and “cultural” landscapes, including the interacting actors, factors and processes

 

  • Traditional agricultural and forest management practices related to bio-cultural diversity

 

  • Development of methods and approaches for the assessment of the links between biological and cultural diversity and the resulting  “bio-cultural” diversity

 

  • Development of integrated management strategies at landscape level

 

  • Implementation of international, regional and national agreements dealing with cultural and biological diversity

 

Information to be provided when submitting an abstract
Language:
English

Name, organizational affiliation and email address of each author: The author who will present the paper or poster at the Conference must be designated as the Presenting Author.

Title of the paper (less than 20 words long): should clearly summarize the topic  of the abstract.

Key words or phrases: up to 5.

Main text of abstract (170-200 words): Should describe the context and specific problem/topic of study, methods, main results and conclusions in plain writing.

Criteria for selection

All abstracts will be reviewed and evaluated by members of the Conference Scientific Committee. Primary selection criteria include scientific quality, topical significance, and relevance to the Conference themes and to the particular topic to which the abstract is submitted.

Abstracts will be evaluated after the 15 December 2013 submission deadline. Acceptance decisions will be made no later than 15 January 2014.

A selection of papers will be offered to be published in a book with the publisher Springer Verlag. Conference organizers will explore alternative publication options as special issues of journals for papers and/or posters presented in their sessions.

All abstract proposals should be submitted online to this address:

http://landscapeunifi.it/en/call

Registration: the conference has no registration fee. The organization will provide conference materials, buffet and conference dinner at no cost. Participants are requested to pay for their own travel expenses and lodging.

If you encounter any problem during the on line submission please send the requested information by e-mail to the conference secretariat: landscape@unifi.it

Mrs. Dr. Phd Valentina Marinai

Laboratory for Landscape and Cultural Heritage – Department of Agricultural, food and Forestry Systems- University of Florence.

Organizers: UNESCO,  S-CBD,  Tuscan Region, Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry Policies, Italy, Laboratory for Landscape and Cultural Heritage – University of Florence

Patronages: IUFRO, Ministry of Environment, Florens Foundation