31 January 2020
EXTENDED deadline for submission of short abstracts
2 March 2020
Confirmation on acceptance of oral presentation or poster
15 March 2020
Deadline for submission of extended abstracts
Submitting your work and research actively contribute to the success of the Congress. The organisers encourage students and scientists, along the line with the Congress theme and topics, to share their latest data with their peers. There will be an online submission process for short abstracts (up to 300 words) at first. Later all authors of accepted abstracts are invited to submit an extended abstract that will be published in the Congress abstract book and on the website of the International Peatland Society.
TITLE: maximum 20 words
ABSTRACT BODY: maximum 300 words including introduction of topic, description of methods, main results and conclusions in plain writing. Figures and tables cannot be included in the short abstract.
If you are interested in receiving e-mail notification when the abstract submission opens, please send a request to email@example.com
All abstracts will be reviewed and evaluated by the members of the Congress Scientific Committee. Primary selection criteria are:
Notification of acceptance is scheduled for 2 March 2020 and will be sent to the presenting author via email (to the address indicated in submission form).
All authors whose short abstract has been accepted for the Congress should submit an extended abstract for publication in the Congress Proceedings. The extended abstract format is up to five pages of A4 (including figures and tables).Template and detailed instructions for compiling the extended abstract will be published by the 6 January 2020.
Deadline for the submission of extended abstracts is 15 March 2020.
In addition to extended abstracts, authors have the opportunity to submit a full-length paper based upon it to the IPS/IMCG scientific journal “Mires and Peat” after the Congress. This internationally recognized journal dedicated to publishing information on all aspects of peatlands and peat is well-established, peer-reviewed, on-line, free to access and submit, with a respectable impact factor and citation capabilities.
Further information on submitting manuscripts to “Mires and Peat” will be provided in subsequent information and in the registration pack. In the meantime further information can be found on the journal website mires_and_peat.net or by contacting the Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Professor Jack Rieley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Organising Committee and the Congress Scientific Committee look very much forward to receiving Your abstracts!
Rachel Carmenta I University of Cambridge, England
Gerald Jurasinski I The University of Rostock, Germany
Marko Kohv I University of Tartu and Estonian Fund for Nature, Estonia
Randall Kolka I USDA Forest Service Northern Research Station
Aino Korrensalo I University of Eastern Finland, Finland
Marika Kose I Estonian University of Life Sciences, Estonia
Ingrida Krigere I Latvian Peat Association, Latvia
Ain Kull I University of Tartu, Estonia
Liisa Küttim I Tallinn University, Estonia
Martin Küttim I Tallinn University, Estonia
Anna Laine I University of Eastern Finland, Finland
Elve Lode I Tallinn University, Estonia
Aleksei Lotman I Estonian Fund for Nature, Estonia
Lars Lundin I Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden
Katri Ots I Estonian University of Life Sciences, Estonia
Jaanus Paal I University of Tartu, Estonia
Jan Peters I Michael Succow Foundation, Germany
Piret Pungas-Kohv I University of Tartu and Estonian Fund for Nature, Estonia
Jack Rieley I The University of Nottingham and UK Peatland Society, United Kingdom
Line Rochefort I Laval University, Canada
Jüri-Ott Salm I Estonian Fund for Nature, Estonia
Hannu Salo I Bioenergia ry, Finland
Indra Budi Setiawan I Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia
Mart Reimann I Tallinn University
Dace Silina I Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies, Latvia
Pete Whittington I Brandon University, Canada
Meng Xianmin I Northeast Normal University and China Humid Acid Industry Association, China