7th Annual ESP Conference 2014

The emphasis of this Seventh international ESP conference will be on the use of the ecosystem services concept at the local level, focussing on Latin America with a special emphasis on Costa Rica. Scientists representing several EU-funded projects will present their results on Community Based Ecosystem Management: CiVi.Net, COBRA, EcoADAPT, CombioServe and COMETLA.

ESP conference 2013 Information

Don't miss your chance to interact and exchange ideas with the rapidly growing network of ESP members, practitioners, educators, policy-makers, researchers, and many others from all continents. Be part of special sessions and working-groups producing outcomes ranging from journal articles, white papers, book chapters, grant proposals, database structures, websites, and much more.

In line with the previous ESP conferences, the program consists of a mix of plenary sessions (keynotes, panels), workshops, open topic sessions, special sessions and field trips. See the Conference program for more details.

Workshops and Sessions

Central in the ESP conference are the workshops and sessions organised by ESP working groups and other organisations.
We received more than 50 proposals. The list of accepted sessions is available on our Workshops and Sessions Page.

Important deadlines

11 May 2014: Submission of presentation and poster abstracts (the abstract submission process will start end of March)
1 July 2014: ‘Early bird' registration (15% discount) (Registration will start end of April)

Get ESP2014 Updates

If you would like to receive updates on the ESP Conference, please register as ESP Friend on the ESP website.

Previous conferences

For the outcomes of the previous six ESP conferences please see our previous conferences websites.

Kolom rechts

  1. 2014/03/26Overview of accepted workshops and sessions is available
  2. 2014/02/19Call for Workshop Proposals open until March 1st
More news


Attachments Size Date
Word Document ESP2014SessionForm.docx 205278 bytes 2/14/2014
Pdf Document ESP Conference Flyer v2.pdf 447395 bytes 4/8/2014

ESP website

Previous Conferences
Bali 2013
Portland 2012
Wageningen 2011
Salzau 2010
Salzau 2008
Salzau 2006