Lisbon - Portugal, 17-21 September

Call for Abstracts


In order to encourage a wider exchange of information about LTER and ILTER activities, we would like all member networks to bring at least one poster to the meeting.

The poster sessions will be themed:

Day 1 (Monday): LTER Portugal & SPECO Symposium: “Science, Business & Society”

  • Posters with clear links to business and policy applications


Day 2 (Tuesday): ILTER Science Symposium: “The Role of the ILTER in the Science to Policy Process” – Posters showing:

  • Case studies related to the on-going collaborative ILTER science initiatives and workshop topics
  • Ideas for new collaborative ILTER science initiatives
  • Summary of science achievements of each member network


Day 4/5 (Thursday/Friday) ILTER Business Meeting

  • General posters describing member networks or developing networks
  • Committee posters


Dimensions of the useable poster area are 1.30 meters high by 0.85 meters wide.

We need to make sure that we have enough poster boards available. If you are planning to bring a poster (and we really want you to do this) please send the following information:

  1. Poster Title
  2. Author(s) of the poster.
  3. Most relevant Day for the poster (see above)


..... to Terry Parr (twp@ceh.ac.uk) and cc Margarida Santos-Reis (mmreis@fc.ul.pt ) by Monday 27th August 2012.