3rd Symposium on Freshwater Biology (SOBS)



Dear colleagues

We invite you to the 3rd Symposium of Freshwater Biology (SOBS) with international participation, which will be held in Zagreb on February 15th 2019 at the Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb (address: Rooseveltov trg 6, Zagreb).

The symposium is organized by Croatian association of freshwater ecologists (CAFE) in cooperation with the Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb.

The aim of the symposium is to present current research related to the biology and ecology of freshwater ecosystems, including all aspects of ecology, taxonomy, phylogeny, biodiversity, zoology, botany, protistology, ecotoxicology, and the impact of global change and anthropogenic activity on freshwater ecosystems. The Organizing Committee is preparing attractive and informative one-day symposium including oral and poster presentations, as well as coffee breaks and lunch for all the participants. We are pleased to announce two invited plenary lectures during the symposium, given by two eminent guest speakers, Dr Thibault Datry and Dr Tomáš Hauer.

Official languages are Croatian and English. Abstracts are prepared only in English.

Registration of the participants and abstract submission will be open from September 17th until December 30th 2018 at HUSEk webpage. (https://www.husek.hr/en/)

Registration fee 300.00 HRK (40.7 EUR)

Registration fee includes: Scientific program, Book of Abstracts, Certificates of attendance, coffee breaks and organised lunch for the participants in a nearby restaurant.

Important dates:

Registration September 17th – December 30th 2018
Abstract submission September 17th – December 30th 2018
Deadline for abstract review and acceptance January 30th 2019
Registration fee payment January 17th 2018 – February 10th 2019
Cancellation of Registration February 10th 2019

We invite you to join us at the 3nd Symposium on Freshwater Biology, where you are guaranteed to spend a great time in informative and fruitful discussions with freshwater biologists from all over Croatia and wider. Members of the Organizing and Scientific Committee of the 3nd Symposium on the Freshwater Biology are looking forward to welcoming you in Zagreb.