International Conference on the Status and Future of World's Large Rivers

Moscú • 3-7 August 2020

Dear friends and colleagues,

We would like to inform you that the online abstract submission for the International Conference on the Status and Future of World's Large Rivers (see here), which will take place in: Moscow/Russia from 3-7 August 2020, is now opened.

This conference aims to provide a global forum for a wide-ranging discussion of key issues related to research on large rivers and to their effective and sustainable management, involving both scientists and decision makers.

We strongly encourage scientists and practitioners to present their research results and experiences in the fields of

     - Hydrology, Hydraulics & Hydroclimatic Impacts

     - Sediment Transport & River Morphology

     - River Pollution, Ecology & Restoration

     - Integrated River Management

as well as in a special session about

     - Russian / Arctic Rivers

Special focus throughout all sessions will be given this time to Climate Change and River Response.  

All information can be found on our webpage:

If your colleagues are interested in submitting an abstract, too, please forward this e-mail to them. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Abstract submission is opened now and we are looking very much forward to receiving your contribution:

Important dates:

31st of October 2019: Deadline for abstract submission

15th of December 2019: Notification of abstract acceptance to authors


Publication Possibility in Special Issues of SI-Journals

Special Information: it is also planned to produce Special Issues with conference contributions in SI-Journals. In the course of the last two conferences we have already published 10 Special Issues (Hydrological Processes (HP), Hydrobiologia, Journal of River Basin Management (JRBM), Environmental Science and Pollution Research (ESPR), Geomorphology, International Journal of Sediment Research, Water Resources Research, Natural Hazards, and River Systems). 143 articles written by 554 authors have already been published.

Besides these Journals, we are very happy to get this time also the possibility to produce a Special Issue in "Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems" with special focus on conservation and management.

We would be happy to see you in Moscow in 2020.

Nice greetings, sincerely.

Helmut Habersack - Chair of International Scientific Committee (ISC)

Departamento de Geografía y Ordenación del Territorio
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