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The 3rd International Symposium on Watershed Geographic Sciences (ISWSGS2020), Nanjing, from 17-19, October 2020

First Announcement of the 3rd International Symposium on Watershed Geographic Sciences 2020 (ISWSGS2020)

--Watershed geography and interdisciplinary sciences

Nanjing China 17-19, October 2020


ISWSGS2020 (the 3rd  International Symposium on Watershed Geographic Sciences) will be held from October 17 to 19, 2020 in Nanjing, China. This symposium is organized by the Key Laboratory of Watershed Geographic Sciences, Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the Geography Society of Jiangsu Province. The theme of the symposium is “Watershed geography and interdisciplinary sciences”. This symposium aims to provide a forum for the exchange of the latest research achievements on watershed geography and other related sciences. The official language is English.


Topics Include

1. Observation and monitoring at multiple scales

2. Integrated watershed modeling of multi-processes

3. Watershed soil and water processes and their environmental impacts

4. Human activities, processes and driving mechanism in watersheds

5. Sustainable development and watershed planning

6. Watershed integrated management and spatial optimization

7. Other topics relevant to watershed geography


Important Dates

Express of interest by 30 April, 2020

Submission of abstracts by 15 September, 2020

Registration online by 15 September, 2020


Organizing Committee

Chairman Prof. Ganlin Zhang



Prof. Xiaohong Gu

Prof. Xuejun Duan

Mr. Weizuo Wang

Prof. Yunlin Zhang

Prof. Qing Zhu

Prof. Hongtao Duan

Prof. Jianglong Chen


Information and Contacts

Tel: +86 25 8688 2083

Fax: +86 25 5771 4759

Add: 73 East Beijing Road, Nanjing, China General