Dear Colleagues and Friends,
As President of European Confederation of Soil Science Societies (ECSSS) and of 5th EUROSOIL International Congress, I am delighted to invite you to Istanbul to participate in the EUROSOIL Congress that will be held in October 16-21, 2016.
Following the successful 4th EUROSOIL Congress in 2012 in Bari, we have now a great pleasure to welcome you in Istanbul, one of the most attractive, historical, and cultural cities in the world.
EUROSOIL 2016 will be a unique opportunity to provide an outstanding setting for all participants including young soil scientists, researchers, technical and Professional operators, company representatives and policy makers to share their projects, scientific experiences, innovations and ideas about the soil science.
The choice of the keynotes and invited speakers who will be chosen from not only Europe but all continents of our globe will set high standard and new visions in the field of soil science. Sessions covering all aspect of soil science and social and cultural events will help culminating the success of the Congress.
One of the most important aspects of the Istanbul congress is the “Young Soil Scientists Forum” in the Congress Program. We hope the young soil scientists drafting a declaration that can be published for the future of world soil science.
We are looking forward to receive participants from all over the world in Istanbul and to help us making all together the congress an unforgettable scientific event and feel the fascinating atmosphere of this world metropolis.
Let’s meet in Istanbul in 2016!
Prof. Dr. Ahmet Mermut
President of ECSSS and EUROSOIL 2016