Future challenges for soil scientists

Day of Young Soil Scientist 2020

Venue: Royal Academy, Hertogstraat 1, Brussels – The Ockeghem Room

Date: April 2nd, 2020 9:30 – 16:30


  • Keynote speaker: Jeroen Meersmans – “Future challenges for soil scientists
  • Open discussion on work-life balance as a young soil scientist
  • Talks and flash poster presentations (3’/poster) by young soil scientists
  • Young Soil Scientist Award ceremony

The program is under development. Please check this website regularly for updates.


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Abstract submission

  • Scope
    All field related to soil science
    Add future challenges dealing with your field of expertise at the end of both your abstract and presentation and present your perspectives
  • Format
    Title, Authors , Abstract max 2500 words
    Communication preference (Poster/Oral)
    Language: English
  • There is no limit to the number of poster presentations! M.Sc. thesis students are warmly encouraged to make a poster on their actual thesis work, with special attention to the research question they are trying to answer + the methods of their research.
  • Abstract submission here before March 20th, 2020