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Event 2nd International Conference ADAPTtoCLIMATE 24-25 June 2019 Heraklion, Crete island, Greece

The Scientific & Organising Committee is pleased to announce that the 2nd International Conference “ADAPTtoCLIMATE” will be held in Heraklion in Crete Island, Greece, on 24th & 25th June 2019. The Conference is held under the LIFE ADAPT2CLIMA project whose main focus area is the adaptation of agricultural sector to climate change. The Conference addresses a wider array of topics including climate change impacts, vulnerability and adaptation.

Call for Abstracts

Authors are invited to submit an extended abstract of maximum 2 pages in English, including figures and tables (as MS Word file). The abstracts can be submitted electronically via the specific form no later than 31st January 2019.

Abstracts will be accepted based on quality, originality and relevance to the conference themes. All accepted papers will be published as the conference proceedings (USB stick), while the best papers after evaluation will be published in scientific journals. We look forward to receiving your paper and we hope to see you actively taking part in the ADAPTtoCLIMATE 2019 Conference.


  • Observed & projected impacts in natural & human systems
  • Climate change services
  • Adaptation strategies and plans
  • Monitoring and measuring adaptation
  • Adaptation cases studies: organisational, sectoral & regional
  • Stakeholder needs and adaptation
  • Participatory processes and co-production of adaptation knowledge
  • Disaster preparedness and emergency planning
  • Modelling climate change and its application to agriculture
  • Crop and hydrological modelling
  • New crops for a new climate
  • Application of GIS and remote sensing in agriculture
  • Impact and risk assessment for agriculture
  • Decision support tools in agriculture
  • Adaptation and mitigation policies in agriculture
  • Agricultural water management
  • Water policy in agriculture

Paper Submissions

After the end of the review process of the abstracts, the authors of the papers accepted for oral and poster presentation are asked to submit a full paper with maximum length of 12 pages. Please send the full paper by email to until 15th May 2019 at the latest.

Important deadlines

10 December 2018 First call for papers
10 January 2019 Second call for papers
31 January 2019 Deadline for submission of abstracts
28 February 2019 Notification of abstract acceptance
15 May 2019 Deadline for authors to register
15 May 2019 Deadline for submission of full papers

Registration: There is no registration fee. Advanced registration is strongly recommended.

The deadline for registration for participating in the AdaptToClimate social events is on the 15th May 2019.

It is noted that certificates of attendance will be provided to all participants of the ADAPTtoCLIMATE Conference.

Contact information n/a
Event type Conference
File link
Source conference.adapt2clima
Geographical coverage Greece,
Address Heraklion, Crete island, Greece
Organizer NTUA
Target audience International
Period [24/06/2019 - 25/06/2019]
Status Confirmed
Working language(s) ENGLISH