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

Gallery

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 Sponsors Conference Venue Accommodation Publications Program  
 
Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, we invite you to join the
International Conference “Landscape Dimensions of Sustainable Development: Science – Planning – Governance”.

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.
The conference will aim to consolidate and develop the innovative trends in the theory and
practice of geography that were launched by Professor Beruchashvili and his followers, so as to enhance their contribution to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

The conference is being organized by Tbilisi State University jointly with the Geographical Society of Georgia and the IGU Commission on Landscape Analysis and Landscape Planning and in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia.

Working languages of the conference are: English, Georgian, and Russian.
Conference materials will be published in the form of Collected Papers.

The purpose of this conference is to share your experiences, knowledge and research results about all aspects of   landscape  Ggeography and geoecology, landscape planning,  and management and governance. Summaries of  all papers presented at the ICLDS-2017  will be published in the Conference Proceedings. Selected papers would be proposed for publication in the form of a special issue.
Registration and Abstract Submission are now open.
Registration and submission of abstract is FREE !!!
 
Prospective participants, can send their proposals and register on the website in English, Georgian or Russian languagein.
For proposals, please send a summary (no more than 500 words) and a short biography and institutional affiliation of the author(s).
For any further query, please contact the Conference e-mail: iclds@tsu.ge

It is my great pleasure and honor to be the conference chair, and I am delighted to welcome you to join us in the ICLDS-2017 in Georgia in October 2017.
 

Best Regards,

Prof. Dr. Nodar ELIZBARASHVILI,
Chair of the ICLDS-2017,
Chair, Commission on Landscape analysis and Landscape planning, International Geographical Union