Welcome Message

We are very happy to welcome you to the 13th Conference of the International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) - Socio-Economic Metabolism Section, held in Berlin, Germany, 13-15 May 2019 in the historic Harnack House. It is a great opportunity to get together and share ideas and knowledge among the researchers, academics, and industry experts. The conference will offer an exciting mix of presentations on current and cutting edge core topics of socio-economic metabolism research as well as some special focus topics that explore the interfaces to novel and innovative areas of research. Several well-known scholars will deliver keynote talks.

We hope 2019 ISIE-SEM will be a remarkable and unforgettable event.

Conference Program

Information about the keynote lectures are now online. You can download a summary program or log in to explore the interactive program in your C3 - Conference Control Center. The interactive program has a lot of additional functionality. You can read abstracts to the presentations or plan out your favourite sessions.

Information for Presenters

Oral presentations: All sessions are 90 minutes long and contain 4 presentations. The suggested format is 20 minutes per presenter (15 talk + 5 questions) with an additional 10 minutes for general discussion. Each session will have a dedicated chair to keep time and moderate the discussion.

Poster presentations: The official poster session will be held on Tuesday afternoon between 15:30 and 17:30. There will only be one poster session so presenters may display their posters at any time prior to the poster session and leave them up for the entire duration of the conference if they so wish. Posters can be installed on Tuesday morning and should be removed Tuesday after the Poster session. The dimensions of the poster walls are 116.5cm x 144.0cm (width x height).

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline: 20. January 2019  30. January 2019
Abstract acceptance announcement: 15. February 2019

Registration for attendants is still open now closed!

Speaker registration deadline is 13. April 2019!!

If you were accepted as a speaker, but have not yet registered, please contect us to see if it is still possible to consider your contribution in the final program.

General registration will be possible until one week before the conference.

Abstract Submission

Abstract submission is now open closed!

Please have a look at the Call for Abstracts for an overview of conference topics. You will be asked to create an account to submit and manage your abstracts and to register for the conference.


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