We are pleased to inform you that Tropentag 2019 is jointly organised by the Centre for International Rural Development at the University of Kassel and the Centre of Biodiversity and Sustainable Land Use at the University of Goettingen.
Tropentag 2019 will take place in Kassel, Germany, from September 18th - 20th 2019. The call for papers and preliminary conference information is now available at:
For detailed information (including workshops) please consult the call text at:
To present your research at Tropentag 2019, you are invited to submit high quality abstracts of original research (250-350 words, English language) via the online form at: http://submission.tropentag.de
The deadline for abstract submission is May 1, 2019 (no extension).
Abstracts should address one of the aspects of the overarching theme of Tropentag 2019. Based on this and its quality, reviewers will decide upon the suitability of a contribution for oral or poster presentation at the conference. We encourage specifically younger scientists to make submissions.
Please do use the automated data entry form for abstract submission and when registering for the conference.
In doing so, you help to avoid duplicate person entries in our database.
Notifications of acceptance will be sent on June 15, 2019.
All accepted contributions will be published in the conference proceedings and on the Tropentag homepage. Accepted contributions that are not presented at Tropentag ('no-shows') will be removed from the online version of the proceedings.
We are looking forward to welcoming you at Tropentag 2019 and the vibrant city of Kassel in September.
And dont forget, that next yearr (2020), the Tropentag will take place at our university in Prague!