ESADR 2013

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Abstracts submission open – March 1, 2013
Abstracts submission due – May 19, 2013
Notification of abstracts acceptance – May 31, 2013

To submit abstracts, either to parallel sessions or poster, authors should choose the topic in which they make their submission. The topics are the ones of the Congress and the ones proposed for thematic panels.

Please see the list of topics and panels and make your proposal to the most appropriate one.

Conference topics proposed by the organization:

  C1 - Global crisis and impacts on agriculture and rural development;
  C2 - Food security, food safety and food sovereignty;
  C3 - Agricultural policies and regional and rural development policies;
  C4 - Growth, sustainability and governance;
  C5 - Science, Research and Knowledge Transfer;
  C6 - Socio-economic dynamics, innovation and competitiveness;
  C7 - Environment and natural resources;
  C8 - Tourism, heritage and rural development;
  C9 - Agro-business and green economy;
  C10 - Local products, identities and biodiversity;
  C11 - Old and new players and strategies for the reoccupation of rural areas.

Thematic panels topics proposed by the participants:

  P1 - Empreendimentos econômicos e população local em regiões de florestas
  P2 - Comércio internacional;
  P3 - Turismo no Espaço Rural – Alternativas sustentáveis para o desenvol-
          vimento socioeconômico no meio rural;
  P5 - Turismo em áreas protegidas e Desenvolvimento Local;
  P6 - Empresas Globais e o Desenvolvimento socioeconômico da Amazônia;
  P7 - Produção de alimentos e bioenergia: em busca de um modelo
          desenvolvimento sustentável;
  P8 - Gênero e Gestão no Agronegócio: a contribuição de mulheres gestoras para
          o desenvolvimento rural;
  P9 - Qualificação de Produtos Alimentares, Competitividade e Desenvolvimento
  P10 - Sistemas Alimentares Localizados e Desenvolvimento Rural: Análise
          Comparativa de Experiências;
  P11 - Sistemas de Conhecimento e Inovação para o Desenvolvimento Agrícola
          e Rural;
  P12 - Património (a)fluente: rios, comunidades e desenvolvimento rural;
  P13 - Innovation in tourism and leisure at rural places;
  P14 - Direito humano à alimentação adequada e desenvolvimento rural na CPLP;   P15 - Dinâmica da agricultura para o futuro: metodologias de investigação
          e prospetivas;
  P16 - Eco-eficiência, participação e sustentabilidade;
  P17 - Public goods from agriculture and agro-forestry: Valuation and mechanisms
          for value capture;
  P18 - Designing smart specialisation strategies in rural areas;
  P19 - O papel do poder autárquico no desenvolvimento local;
  P20 - Agricultura: História, Paisagem e Desenvolvimento em Timor-Leste;
  P23 - Energia e Ambiente: Uso, avaliação económica e políticas na Agricultura;
  P24 - Métodos de análise e desenvolvimento do território.

Abstracts can be accepted in any one of the following languages: Portuguese, Castelhano or English for the submissions to the conference topics.

Abstracts to be submitted to the thematic panels should verify the language conditions of their proponents. .

In order to provide adequate assessment by the Scientific Committee, it is suggested that abstracts for papers or posters, have the following structure:

  1)  Research problem and main objectives of the paper / poster;
  2)  Methods and techniques used in research (eg procedures of sampling,
        procedures for collection and analysis of information);
  3)  Main results, obtained or expected, and conclusions;
  4)  Structure planned for the paper;
  5)  Key-words: maximum 5.

Abstracts should not exceed two thousand characters; should be written in Word for Windows, A4 format, font Times New Roman, size 12, spacing 1.5, top, bottom and side margins of 3 cm, title in capital and bold letter.

To submit your abstract, click here.

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Conference dates – October 15-18, 2013
Technical and touristic trip (optional)
 – October 19, 2013


Gala dinner will take place on October 17th and will be an opportunity for networking between delegates and tasting the flavors and nectars of the region.
The technical and touristic trip will be held on 19th, Saturday, and will take the participants of ESADR 2013 to typical places of high historical and landscape interest of Alentejo.

Note: The expression of interested in participating in the gala dinner and / or technical and touristic trip should be confirmed to, as soon as possible. For more information please visit registration page.


      For queries about the organisation of the conference,       write to ESADR2013, or to any member of the
      Organizing Committee.

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