3rd Annual Global Conference on Environmental and Water Resources Management, Climate Change and Energy

15-20 June in Greenwich, England
THEMES: *Climate Change Mitigation *Flood and Flood Control *Air Pollution and Public Health *Effects of air pollution on public health *Sources of air pollution *Air pollution monitoring and modeling *Air pollution prevention and control *Urban/indoor air pollution and control *Air quality measurement and management *Global Water Resources and air pollution *Renewable Energy... ..more

Workshop: Biochar for climate friendly agriculture: Shifting paradigms for higher precision and efficiency

24-27 March 2014 at the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Abstract Sumbission Open Until 17 March 2014 - Registration Open Until 20 March 2014 -The Pakistan Biochar Initiative of the University of Agriculture in Faisalabad is hosting the 1st Biochar Workshop in Pakistan which focuses on sharing experiences from both the UK and other parts of the world. The workshop will be carried out in collaboration with the British Council and... ..more

2nd International Biochar Training Course Nanjing Agricultural University (NJAU), China

7 days starting on 25 October 2013
Following the success of the first training course the Biochar and Green Agriculture Centre of Nanjing Agriculture University in Collaboration with the University of Newcastle of Australia and the University of NSW is announcing a second course to be held in October 2013. ..more

EU COST Action Biochar & eBRN - Joint Meeting of WGs, MC and Stakeholders

21 - 24 October 2013 in Velence (near Budapest), Hungary
The EU COST Action TD1107 Biochar members and stakeholders will gather at Velence conference center near Budapest for a joint meeting. This will include individual Working Group meetings, a stakeholder meeting and a Management Committee member meeting. ..more

ICPS 2013 - International Conference on Polygeneration Strategies

3 - 5 September 2013 in Vienna, Austria
After meetings, conferences and events at different venues throughout Europe the scientific and industrial community will come together 2013 in Vienna again. The organizers have kept on in shaping the profile of the ICPS series and will now process as a * peer reviewed conference* in a two year term to keep on ranking on top of the world's leading scientific events in the... ..more

Goldschmidt 2013 - Biochar Session on Environmental Interactions

25 - 30 August 2013 in Florence, Italy
Bruno Glaser and Heike Knicker will convene Session 19h 'Biochar Interactions with Soil, Plant and Water – Processes and Fate'. Although biochar receives more and more attraction among environmental scientists, little is known on fundamental processes of biochar interaction within the soil-plant-water continuum which is topic of this session. ..more

Joint Meeting: All 4 Working Groups of the Biochar COST Action

14 - 15 March 2013 in London
The 4 working groups (WGs) of COST Action TD1107 'Biochar as option for sustainable resource management' will meet in London at the Friends House Hospitality Ltd. - Detailed agendas, specific topics and programmes are being worked on at the moment. If you have questions on the meeting please contact the respective WG coordinators. ..more

2nd Nordic Biochar Seminar - Deadline for Abstract Submission Extended until 13 December!

14 - 16 February 2013 in Helsinki, Finland
The deadline for the submission of abstracts was extended until 13 December 2012! The preliminary programme  of the  2. Nordic Biochar Seminar is published now! Biochar research in the Nordic countries has mushroomed since 2009 and experiments on the agricultural use of biochar are in progress in Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Estonia. On the other hand, biochar in the... ..more

1st Mediterranean Biochar Symposium - Final programme available!

17 - 18 January 2013 - Vertemate con Minoprio, Italy
Biochar: past, present and future The Minoprio Foundation is hosting the 1st Mediterranean Biochar Symposium where the point on the central themes of the biochar system shall be made: effective sustainable production of biochar, quality certification and European regulation, the real possibility of an economic and market environment. ..more

bio:char crossroads - 1st International Summer School on Biochar

From 9 - 16 September 2012 the Leibniz-Institute for Agricultural Engineering Potsdam-Bornim (ATB) is hosting the 1st International Biochar Summer School "bio:char crossroads" ..more

Biochar Networking Evening 'Carbon sequestration – the biochar hypocrisy?' at ATB Potsdam

On 13 September 2012 6 pm, the 1st International Biochar Summer School at ATB Potsdam is hosting a networking evening open to the public ..more

2nd INTERREG NSR Biochar Conference in Germany

Berlin, Germany - 19 to 20 September 2012 - The Symposium gathers a number of international research experts to present the state-of-the-art knowledge on Biochar. ..more

1st MC Meeting and Biochar workshop in Crete 2012

The management committe of the Biochar COST Action is having its 1st meeting and a first workshop from 24 - 25 September 2012 in Crete, Greece ..more

WG1 Meeting Crete - September 2012