The conference Linnaeus Eco-Tech has been an academic tradition since 1997. The conference is organized by Linnaeus University in Kalmar, Sweden, every second year. One of it's main goals is to promote research and education cooperation among the countries around the Baltic Sea towards sustainability. It has become more and more obvious that the environmental issues have risen from local through regional to global concern.
The official language of the conference is English. Translation and interpreting services will not be available.
Welcome to Linnaeus Eco-Tech 2018 newsroom.
March 15: registration is open, please see below!
- Submission of abstracts: 1 September 2018
- Submission of full paper: 15 October 2018
- Early bird registration: 1 June 2018
- Last day for registration: 15 October 2018
Call for Abstracts
Please download for your reference:
The conference programme will include:
- parallel sessions (main sessions, general sessions and special project sessions), featuring keynote, oral and short communications
- poster exhibition
- a welcome dinner on Monday, November 19th and conference dinner on Tuesday, November 20 (included in the registration on-line)
- the technical visits on Wednesday, November 21st (included in the registration on-line), descriptions of the technical visits will be announced separately)
Time slots (net presentation time):
- Keynote speaker presentation: 25 minutes
- Oral presentation: 10 minutes
- Short communications questions/answers: 5 minutes
Oral, short and poster presentations will be selected by the conference's organizers from the submitted abstracts, following thorough review by members of the scientific committee.
The programme will be available at our homepage one month before the start of the event. The programme can face changes and the newest information is always on the homepage.
Several rooms have been pre-booked at the hotels listed below. The rooms are reserved until October 15, 2018. When you contact the hotel for booking, please refer to the booking code: "Eco-Tech 2018", to get our special price. Note: The pre-booked rooms cannot be booked on-line on the hotels website.
Brofästet Hotel & Conference
SE-392 36, Kalmar
You can book this hotel via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
or telephone +46/480-42 70 00
Svanen Hotell och Vandrarhem
SE-392 30, Kalmar
You can book this hotel via e-mail: email@example.com
or telephone +46/480-255 60
More information: www.kalmar.com/en/stay
Travel visa to Sweden & immigration issues:
Sweden is a member of the EU Schengen mobility framework. If you have citizenship or an unconstrained residence permit in a Schengen country, you can travel to Sweden without further paperwork. In other cases, special rules might apply to your country. Please check with your local Swedish embassy's web pages, and check the general information at the Swedish immigration authority's web page.
Sweden currently practices exceptional border controls on train, ferry and car communication over the national border. You should carry a valid Schengen national ID card or passport upon entering the country (and consider voting on your next national and EU elections in case you dislike getting ID'd within Schengen space).
Persons who need an invitation or other documentation on their participation in the conference for visa application purposes shall take contact with the organizers with a specification of what documentation they need.
Travelling to/from Kalmar
From Stockholm: Click here for timetable www.sj.se/en/home.html#/
From Copenhagen Airport/Kastrup, Denmark: take the Öresunds-train directly to Kalmar railway station (about 4 hours) www.oresundstag.se/en/
Note: For real-time traffic updates, please follow the train service situation via this link.
By air: Flights from Stockholm, Arlanda (ARN) to Kalmar Airport (KLR): http://www.flysas.com/en/us/
Flights from Stockholm Bromma airport (BMR): https://www.flygbra.se/home/
Bus from Kalmar Airport:
Take bus 402 from Kalmar Airport to Kalmar Resecentrum (train and bus station), transfer to bus 405 to Brofästet Hotel.
Kalmar, +46 (0)480-44 44 44
The taxi stand is situated by Resecentrum (the travel center, train and bus station).
A map of Kalmar is available from here /link coming/.