CASEE - The ICA Regional Network for Central and South Eastern Europe
The Life Science Universities of Central and South Eastern Europe are the basis for sustainable, ecological and economic development of the region.

CASEE Call for abstracts for 2017

The CASEE Board and the Warsaw University of Life Sciences warmly invite all staff members and PhD students from CASEE universities to submit an abstract oral/ poster presentation for the 8th CASEE Conference "Sustainable development in Europe – cooperation between science and practice - What’s the position of Central and South Eastern Europe?" (May 14 to 16, 2017). Conference website:


from October 5, 2016 to January 31, 2017. Only abstracts submitted online can be accepted!

Proposals may address results of educational, research or structural projects, especially those contributing to develop existing academic knowledge in the area of bioeconomy, primary production and regional development, food engineering and food safety, climate change and biodiversity, animal pathology, and in a general context of interest for CASEE members.

All staff members from CASEE universities and colleagues from other research institutions in CASEE countries are invited to submit an abstract by January 31, 2017. Full papers will be submitted by April 15, 2017. Papers selected for oral presentations can be submitted for review to the following journals and might be published in thematic editions of the “Advances of Agricultural Sciences Problem Issues” ( and the Journal ‘’Die Bodenkultur’’ ( according to the author guidelines of these journals.

Special information for PhD students

PhD students from CASEE universities are especially invited to submit an abstract for a poster or oral presentation on their thesis topic related to the general topic by January 31, 2017. Up to 20 PhD students with full papers accepted by the conference will be exempt from the conference fee.

Instructions for preparation of abstracts

• Abstracts and papers/posters must be written in English.

• Abstracts should contain the aim of the paper/poster, essential results and a brief conclusion. If only abstracts are submitted, the authors are advised not to make them too short or too general (1500 – 3500 characters, including spaces).

• 3-5 keywords should be written added, separated by commas.

• Abstracts should not contain tables, graphs, drawings, etc.

The abstracts of all oral presentations and posters will be published in a Book of Abstracts.

Deadline for full paper submission: April 15, 2017



ivzw - International Non-Profit Organization
Registration number (ondernemingsnummer): 0546.953.997