Life and Earth Sciences and Sustainable Global and Regional Development (AKTRU2019)
International Symposium and Summer Schools

Altai Mountains, Russia, July 8-19, 2019

Meeting Profile

The meeting program combines symposium, two summer schools, research field trip and satellite workshops. The program of the symposium includes plenary talks in the morning, and parallel sessions (oral and poster presentations) in the afternoon.

Symposium and the AFRUSS workshop will be held at the tourist resort Manzerok on July 8-10 and July 11-3, respectively.

For information about the schools and the research field trip, please, visit the Summer Schools page.

Guidelines for the presentations: Tutorial lectures are 45 minutes and invited papers at the symposium are 30 minutes including questions and a break; contributed oral papers - 15 and 20 minutes.

Related topics are grouped together with the section chairs. Sections are mainly to streamline the meeting organization (click on section titles for details):

  • Summer Schools

    Chairs: Sergey Kirpotin, Nina Kocheeva and Alexander Shmakov

  • Biodiversity of Mountain Regions

    Chairs: Mary Barkworth and Alexander Shmakov

  • Geomorphology, Paleogeography and Environmental Management of Arctic and High Mountain Areas in Memory of Alexey Rudoy

    Chairs: Alexander Erofeev and Victor Rudskiy

  • Holocene Glacier Fluctuations and Climate Change

    Chair: Olga Solomina

  • Hydrology and Water Resource Management

    Chairs: Hiroshi Matsuyama and Valery Zemtsov

  • Palaeoenvironmental Reconstructions in Polar and Alpine Regions

    Chairs: TBD

  • Organic Carbon in Permafrost Soils

    Chair: TBD

  • Analytical Methods in Life and Earth Sciences

    Chair: Victor Dyomin

  • Discovery and Poster Sessions

    Chairs: Alevtina Evgrafova and Polina Gudkova

  • Satellite Workshop: Renewable Energy for Remote Regions

    Chair: Stephen Goodnick

  • Satellite Workshop: Altai Forum of Russian-speaking Scientists

    Chairs: Anatoli Korkin and Andrei Rostovtsev

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