Environmental science has become one of the premier media-friendly sciences over the last few decades. It is a science that thrives on symposiums, conferences, and of course media coverage. Te pressing environmental issues like green house emission and global warming nowadays share the media limelight along with global terrorism and sub-prime crisis in United States. There are a plenty of academic and industry-level conferences in the field of environmental science. In this article, details of some of the events related to environmental science to be held in the months of July and August in 2008 are provided.
The global conference on Global Warming will be held in Dedeman Hotel at Istanbul, Turkey, on July 6-10, 2008. The contemporary issues and the relevance of new findings regarding global warming will be discussed elaborately in the conference.
The seventh global conference of Environmental Justice and Global Citizenship will be held at Oxford, United Kingdom on July 9-12, 2008. Papers related to environments, sustainability and technologies will be presented in the conference. The objective of the conference is to figure out the role of environmental research in present-day society and politics, by finding out how environments, sustainability, and technology are linked in contemporary culture and politics.
The 22nd Annual Meeting for the Society of Conservation Biology will be held in Tennessee, United States, from July 13 to July 17, 2008.
The AMSI/MASCOS Industry Workshop on the Mathematics of Water Supply and Pricing will be held at Queensland, Australia on July 14-16, July 2008. There will be short courses and lectures from experts on the topics such as water trading, pricing models, risk management, monitoring water quality and water economics during the three-day program.
World Renewable Energy Congress (WREC) Exhibition 2008 will be held from July 19 to July 25, 2008, at Glasgow, United Kingdom. WREC is a forum for people concerned with the conservation of the environment from various quarters, politicians, researchers, industrialists, media persons, and environmental activists, to present their views.
A special symposium on environmental conservation issues related to the Midwest floods will be held in Tuscan, Arizona, United States, on July 29, 2008, as part of the 2008 SWCS International Conference.
The fifth edition of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) World Congress will be held on August 3-7, 2008, at Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre in Sydney. The main objectives of the conference are to study and analyze the environmental problems to provide a sustainable solution. Special focus will be given to management and regulation of natural resources.
The conference on Climate Change Post-Kyoto: Insights from BRIC Countries (Brazil, Russia, India, and China) will be held on August 8, 2008, at Glasgow, United Kingdom. The conference is organized by University of Birmingham and University of Glasgow, United Kingdom.