International Conference
"Landscape Dimensions of Sustainable Development: Science – Planning – Governance"
The Iinternational conference will consolidate and develop the innovative trends in the theory and practice of landscape geography in order to enhance the discipline's practical contributions to the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The conference will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia on 4-6 October 2017 to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Nikoloz Beruchashvili (1947-2006), internationally-renowned geographer and cartographer, author of the theory of spatiotemporal analysis and synthesis of landscapes, founding chair of the International Geographical Union (IGU) Commission on Landscape Analysis, professor at the Tbilisi State University.

Niko Beruchashvili the battlefield while working, of Forestry projects, 2004

N. Beruchashvili. " Adjara semaphore map", fragment, 2005

School children prepared map

Niko Beruchashvili, Andrei Kushlin, and others. International Conference "Critical areas of the landscape: the theory, practice", Geographical Society of Georgia, 2004

Students practice of landscape studies, prof. N. Beruchashvili guidance. Martkopi stationary environs, White rock

Students practice of landscape studies, Ialno ridge

Ashot khoetsiani, Niko Beruchashvili, Belaziorov, M. Museibov, Tbilisi, 2003

Geopolitical Atlas of the Caucasus. The first edition of the French language, 1996

Nico Beruchashvili monograph "The Caucasus: landscapes, models, experiments", 1995

Niko Beruchashvili, Brazil, 2004

The International Conference on "High conservation value forests" in Arkhangelsk, 2005

Rector Sorbonne, R. Pitt, with his wife, J. Radvani, Rector, R. Lortkipanidze, prof. N. Beruchashvili. Paris, master's program in "Environmental dynamics and risks", 2004

Martkopi stationary

Niko Beruchashvili, Jean Radvani, Pierre Torez. International conference, Dombay, 2004

View of the mountain range Ialno, 2003

Geopolitical Atlas of the Caucasus. Fourth edition of georgian language, 2011

Participants International Conference in Martkopi stationary, 2004


Fragment. The pilot areas, Landscape-ecological karkas, 1999 - 2006 years.

The wall terraces of Samtskhe, 2014

Niko Beruchashvili and Melenti Saneblidze, 1971

Acad. Andrei Kapitsa and Niko Beruchashvili, 1979

N. Beruchashvili. Caucasian GIS database structure

Co-Organized by: Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University
A. Javakhishvili Geographical Society of Georgia
Internanational Geographical Union (IGU) Commission on Landscape Analysis and Landscape Planning

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N.L. Beruchashvili Topics Committees Paper & Abstract Submission Deadlines Conference Venue Accommodation Publications Program ICLDS Photo Album  
Requirements for abstracts:
Title of the article: font size – 12, Bold,
Author or Authors (Last name, initials): font size - 11, Bold,
Affiliation and  e-mail address: font size - 10, Italic,
Text in Microsoft Word doc. Fonts for Georgian text – Acad Nusx
and for English and Russian texts – Times New Roman, font size – 11, normal,
Single line spacing, Paragraph indents– 1 cm.
Abstracts ort Submitted full papers, accepted by the International Scientific Advisory Committee, will be  published:

Proceedings ICLDS-2017

Full papers, prepared in accordance with the requirements listed below
should be sent by email to the following addresses: (Georgian, English, Russian-language articles)
Selected papers will be published in a Special Issue

Guidelines for Authors

FORMAT   of  Manuscripts  for   Proceedings ICLDS-2017
Please prepare a full paper in accordance with the following instructions:

THE TITLE OF THE PAPER (Capital letters, TNR, 12 pt, bold, Left)
FIRST & FAMILY NAMES of authors (Capital letters, TNR, 12 pt, Left)
Institution/Affiliation, E-mail (TNR, 11 pt,  Italic, Left)

Abstract. Abstract text should not exceed 300 words (Font: TNR; Size: 11 pt, Justified)
Key words: (max. 5; Font: TNR, Size: 11 pt, Left).

[1] Name A., Name B., etc. (2011). Title of paper in Journal. Title of Journal, vol., pages  and/or
[2] Name A., Name B., etc. (2013). Title of Book. Publishing, pages  and/or
[3] Title of Book. (2014). Editor(s), Publishing, pages  and/or
[4] Name A., Name B., etc. (2010). Title of Chapter. In book: Title of Book, Editors, Publishing, pages of Chapter