Call for abstracts

The organizing committee of the 5th Nordic Conference on Climate Change is pleased to invite authors to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations.

Authors are welcome to apply for oral and poster presentations, as well as exhibits. Abstracts can be written in English or in Swedish/Norwegian/Danish.

Oral presentations

Each thematic session will discuss challenges and solutions for adaptation in the Nordic region.
Thematic sessions

An abstract for oral presentation should contain the following:

  • Indication what theme the oral presentation contributes to. Please explain the contribution your presentation makes towards this theme.
  • Name(s), Affiliation(s), Postal address, and e-mail address.
  • An outline of your presentation, clearly indicating the challenges and solutions you will be discussing (approximately 400 words).

Please submit your abstract as a Word file to nordicadaptation@smhi.se, latest April 5.

Once you submit your abstract you will receive an email confirming that it has been received.

The oral presentation abstracts will be reviewed by the organizing committee and the convener(s) of the session. Selection will be based on the abstract’s quality and relevance for the Nordic region, and with the aim to create a coherent session together with other contributions. Abstracts that are not selected may instead be presented as posters.

All contributors to the thematic sessions will be contacted by the session conveners to agree on the length and specific content of the presentation.

Poster presentations

A poster abstract describes a project or experiences of working with climate adaptation, or relevant research. Posters will be displayed for the duration of the conference, with time scheduled for viewing. Each poster will be allocated app. 3 m2 wall space. More detailed instructions will be posted on the conference webbsite and sent to the authors of accepted poster abstracts. 

A poster abstract should contain the following:

  • Indication what theme(s) the poster contributes to.
  • Name(s), Affiliation(s), Postal address, and e-mail address.
  • A description of the project or work presented on the poster (approximately 400 words).

Please submit your abstracts as a Word file to nordicadaptation@smhi.se latest April 5.

Once you submit your abstract you will receive an email confirming that it has been received.  

The poster abstracts will be reviewed by the organizing committee. We indend to accept all poster presentations that address the conference theme.

Exhibits

An organisation or a project can also apply for an exhibition slot. Exhibition slots will be provided, located closely to the room in which the conference lunches will be served. The fee for an exhibition slot is not yet decided.

Financial support or visa applications

We regret that we are not able to offer any financial support for participation or travel, nor any assistance with visa applications.