Mountains, uplands, lowlands. European landscapes from an altitudinal perspective

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Innsbruck and Seefeld, Austria

The 27th session of the PECSRL biennial international conference will be hosted by the Institute for Interdisciplinary Mountain Research of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. 

The conference brings together geographers, landscape architects, historians, ethnographers, archaeologists, ecologists, rural planners, landscape managers and other scholars interested in European landscapes.

The conference offers ample facilities to meet colleagues from all parts of Europe, to get informed about various aspects of European landscape research and to initiate new projects. In addition to paper sessions, poster presentations, workshops and plenary sessions, there will be one full day of field trips to provide the PECSRL participants with a detailed knowledge of some rural landscapes in the region of Tyrol. 

Conference schedule

2016-09-05 to 2016-09-06 – Innsbruck

2016-09-07 – Field trip day

2016-09-08 to 2016-09-09  – Seefeld

2016-09-08, evening – Conference Dinner at Rosshütte, Seefeld

2016-09-09 to 2016-09-11 – Post-conference excursion

For further information visit the conference website.