CONFERENCE POSTPONED

 

Dear colleagues and friends,

we would like to inform You that the International scientific and expert conference “Natural resources, green technology and sustainable development/4 – GREEN2020“  has been postponed due to current COVID situation. New dates of the venue are 22nd to 24th of September 2021, Zagreb, Croatia. During 2020 we all faced extremely challenging circumstances and we sincerely hope that next year will bring healthy and safe environment.

Following the great success of GREEN2014, GREEN2016 and GREEN2018 we will again be able to bring together leading experts in this field from around the world to present recent achievements, share the latest developments and address the challenges in these challenging topics.

The conference will continue to successfully cover the following areas:


✓   ECOSYSTEM MANAGEMENT

✓   SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION OF FOOD

✓   GREEN TECHNOLOGIES

✓   BIOMASS FOR BIO-BASED INDUSTRY

✓   ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE

Contributions through plenary sessions, presentations, poster section are welcomed from scientists, experts and businessmen. The multidisciplinary approach will highlight the latest achievements in science, illustrate new policies, demonstrate innovative techniques and outline sustainability of ecosystems.

We are looking forward to hosting you in Zagreb!

IMPORTANT DATES

Abstract Submission

30th May 2021

Early Registration

20th June 2021

Regular Registration

1st September 2021

Full Paper Submission

15th June 2021

ORGANIZERS

Croatian Forest Research Institute

Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology, University of Zagreb

Institute for Adriatic Crops and Karst Reclamation

Croatian Society of Biotechnology

Faculty of Forestry, University of Zagreb

Croatian Chamber of Forestry and Wood Technology Engineers

Academy of Forestry Sciences

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SUPPORTED BY:

International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO)

European Forest Institute (EFI)

European Biotechnology Thematic Network Association (EBTNA)

COMMITTEES

Chair of the Conference
Sanja Perić, Croatia

Organization committee
Chair: Tamara Jakovljević, Croatia
Co-chair: Ivana Radojčić Redovniković, Croatia

Members

Jadranka Frece, Croatia
Tibor Pentek, Croatia
Katja Žanić, Croatia
Damir Ježek, Croatia
Lukrecija Butorac, Croatia
Vesna Zehner-Krpan, Croatia
Jasnica Medak, Croatia
Marija Gradečki-Poštenjak, Croatia
Hrvoje Marjanović, Croatia
Silvija Krajter Ostoić, Croatia
Ivan Seletković, Croatia
Dinka Matošević, Croatia
Ivan Balenović, Croatia
Natalija Velić, Croatia
Silvija Zec, Croatia
Sanja Novak Agbaba, Croatia
Martina Đodan, Croatia
Maša Zorana Ostrogović Sever, Croatia
Darko Uher, Croatia
Kristina Radošević, Croatia
Marina Cvjetko Bubalo, Croatia
Manuela Panić, Croatia
Lucija Lovreškov, Croatia
Damir Ugarković, Croatia

International Scientific Committee

Chair: Ivana Radojčić Redovniković, Croatia
Co-chair: Tamara Jakovljević, Croatia

Members

Alessandra De Marco, Italy

Aldo Marchetto, Italy

Giorgio Alberti, Italy

Mersudin Avdibegović, Bosnia&Herzegovina

Dora Hidy, Hungary

Anica Slavica, Croatia

Marina Tišma, Croatia

Stela Jokić, Croatia

Mladen Brnčić, Croatia

Tonči Rezić, Croatia

Višnja Gaurina Srček, Croatia

Verica Dragović-Uzelac, Croatia

Karin Kovačević Galić, Croatia

Dijana Vuletić, Croatia

Nenad Potočić, Croatia

Milan Pernek, Croatia

Mladen Ivanković, Croatia

Ivan Pilaš, Croatia

Ante Seletković, Croatia

Vjekoslav Živković, Croatia

Stjepan Mikac, Croatia

CONFERENCE SECRETARY

Organizing Secretary

Marina Kruljac
Croatian Forest Research Institute
Phone: +385 1 6311 580
e-mail: GREEN2020@sumins.hr

Scientific Secretary

Manuela Panić
Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology, University of Zagreb
Phone: +385 1 4605136
e-mail: GREEN2020@sumins.hr

AUTHORS

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

All oral or poster presenters are requested to submit their abstracts. Abstracts should be written in English.

Download ABSTRACT template

Submit abstract to GREEN2020@sumins.hr till 30th May 2021.

Final decision on the acceptance of abstracts for oral or poster presentation will be made by the Scientific Committee on 15th June 2021.


ORAL PRESENTATIONS

Please prepare your 15 min presentation using MS PowerPoint.


POSTER GUIDELINES

Poster dimensions: maximum width 90 cm, maximum height 110 cm. Posters can be fixed with double-sided self-adhesive tape that will be available at the site.

There is possibility to briefly present the poster in the poster session up to 5 minutes. Please inform the Organization Committee if you wish to use this opportunity.

FULL PAPER SUBMISSION

All conference participants are invited to prepare the full paper based on their presentations.

Download FULL PAPER template

Submit full paper to GREEN2020@sumins.hr till 15th June 2021.

Manuscripts will be peer reviewed by the members of the Scientific Committee and published in The Conference Proceedings.


SEEFOR´s THEMATIC ISSUE

Alternatively, the manuscripts can be submitted to SEEFOR, the fully open access journal indexed by Web of Science Core Collection and Scopus, and other databases, for regular review procedure. Accepted manusripts will be published  in  SEEFOR´s Thematic Issue “Forest Ecosystem and Environmental Sustainability”.

Full paper submission instructions are available on the web page of specific journals. Please note that submission does not guarantee publication since all papers will be peer-reviewed in accordance with the editorial policy of each journal.

Submit full paper to till 15th June 2021.

PROGRAMME

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FEES&PAYMENT

Registration fee* Till 20th June 2021 After 20th June 2021
Full registration
1.875,00 HRK (250 EUR)
2.500,00 HRK (325 EUR)
Students
940,00 HRK (125 EUR)
1.375,00 HRK (185 EUR)
One day registration
750,00 HRK (100 EUR)
750,00 HRK (100 EUR)
Accompanying person
940,00 HRK (125 EUR)
940,00 HRK (125 EUR)

* The conference fee can be paid in kuna (HRK) or euros (EUR) via bank transfer to the bank account of HRVATSKI ŠUMARSKI INSTITUT. Fee rates depend on the type of participant. VAT is included in the price (+ 25%).
IMPORTANT: Deadline for payment is 1st September 2021.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT US ON THE CONFERENCE E-MAIL GREEN2020@sumins.hr

BANK TRANSFER DETAILS

RECIPIENT:
Title: Hrvatski šumarski institut
Address: Cvjetno naselje 41, 10450 Jastrebarsko, Croatia
VAT number: HR13579392023

BANK ACCOUNT DETAILS:
Name of the bank: Zagrebačka banka d.d.
Bank address: Trg bana Josipa Jelačića 10, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
IBAN: HR7923600001101252461
SWIFT: ZABAHR2X


Purpose of the payment:
GREEN2020 conference and participant name.
All participants will receive an invoice for their payments according to the information provided in the Registration form.

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

  • FULL REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES:
  • • Official conference program and participant’s package
  • • Book of abstracts and CD of Proceedings
  • • Three lunches (3) and all mid-session coffee/refreshments breaks
  • • Zagreb city tour and gala dinner
  • • Certificate of attendance
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  • ONE-DAY REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES**:
  • • Official conference program and participant’s package
  • • Book of abstracts and CD of Proceedings
  • • Lunch and all mid-session coffee/refreshments breaks
  • • Certificate of attendance
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  • STUDENT REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES***:
  • • Official conference program and participant’s package
  • • Book of abstracts and CD of Proceedings
  • • Three lunches (3) and all mid-session coffee/refreshments breaks
  • • Zagreb city tour
  • • Certificate of attendance
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  • ACCOMPANYING REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES**:
  • • Three lunches
  • • Zagreb city tour

*A certificate confirming student status is required to be submitted as a scanned copy to the e-mail: GREEN2020@sumins.hr

**Attendance to the gala dinner could be paid in the restaurant (ca 300 HRK)

Cancelation policy: Registration cancellations made before 1st September will merit 50% refund, less bank/card changes. Registration cancellations made after 1st September will not merit a refund.

ACCOMODATION

The venue of the conference is Hotel international****, Zagreb, Croatia  www.hotel-international.hr
Special discount is arranged at the hotel for the accommodation of the participants.
IMPORTANT: In order to obtain hotel discount, please mention the code ‘GREEN’

Room prices (breakfast and VAT included):
SINGLE room 85 EUR
DOUBLE  room 95  EUR
Tourist tax in Croatia is 7.50 HRK (approx. 1 EUR) per person and day and is not included in the room price.
For the room reservation please contact the Hotel Panorama on the following e-mail address: hotel@hotel-international.hr

OPTIONAL ACCOMODATION (approx. 10-15 minutes walk from the venue):


For more information on accommodation in Zagreb please visit www.booking.com

LOCATION INFO
Zagreb is capital of Croatia with rich cultural and historical heritage which will surely welcome all participants of the conference “Natural resources, green technologies and sustainable development” with warm impressions and pleasant memories.

ARRIVAL TO ZAGREB

Many European cities are well connected with Zagreb – by regular or charter flights. All information about Zagreb Airport you can find at www.zagreb-airport.hr
From the Pleso airport to the hotel you can arrive by taxi (regular daily rates range from 200-250 HRK) or by regular bus line from Croatia Airlines to the main bus station in Zagreb for 35 KN. It takes approximately 30 min to reach Zagreb Bus Station. For additional information visit www.plesoprijevoz.hr
From main bus station take tram number 2. Tram information at www.zet.hr

If traveling by rail, Zagreb has direct railway links with all the neighbouring countries.
All information about Croatian Railways you can find at the web site: www.hzpp.hr
Zagreb Bus Station is situated in near the Central Railway Station. All information about Zagreb Bus Station you can find at the web site: www.akz.hr

If you intend to arrive by car we recommend the plan router: www.viamichelin.com
From Belgrade (SR) highway E70/A3 to Zagreb – 400 km
From Budapest (HU) highway E71 to Zagreb – 350 km
From Vienna (AUT) highways A2 and E59 to Zagreb – 380 km
From Ljubljana (SLO) highway E70 to Zagreb – 140 km
From Trieste (IT) highways E61 and E70 to Zagreb – 230 km

CURRENCY
The official currency in Croatia is the kuna (HRK). Foreign currency can be exchanged in banks, exchange offices, post offices and in the majority of tourist information offices and hotels.

SPONSORS&EXHIBITORS

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REGISTRATION

For attendance participants should fill Registration form and send it electronically, as attached file to GREEN2020@sumins.hr

Download REGISTRATION FORM

Registration forms should be submitted till 1st September, 2021.

Cancelation policy: Registration cancellations made before 1st September, will merit 50% refund, less bank/card changes. Registration cancellations made after 1st September, will not merit a refund.

Please return this form by 1st September 2021 to:

Marina Kruljac

Croatian Forest Research Institute

Phone: +385 1 6311 580

e-mail: GREEN2020@sumins.hr