Upcoming events

April 24-26, 2019:
Global Land Programme: Open Science Meeting 2019

We are looking forward to the OSM 2019 in Bern, organised by the Global Land Programme.

This conference represents a unique opportunity to build and enhance scientific capacity and enable transformations to a sustainable future by identifying core questions, synthesizing research, and setting future agendas. The COUPLED network will be present.

Location:  Bern, Switzerland

Past events

March 10-15, 2019:
COUPLED Training Course on Scientific Writing

Strategies and techniques for drafting scientific texts, pitfalls in scientific writing, self-help techniques, publications outlets, open-science and open-access publishing. The last two days consist of a writing retreat.

Location:  Artés (Catalonia)

March 8, 2019:
COUPLED Mid-Term Check

The Mid-Term Check is a constructive dialogue between the network participants and the funding agency of the European Commission and is a valuable source of feedback.

Location: Institute of Environmental Science and Technology at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

March 5-7, 2019:
COUPLED Training Course on Governance and Justice inTelecoupling

Training course on how to analyse governance and justice issues in telecoupling research.

Location: Institute of Environmental Science and Technology at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

November 28-30, 2018:
COUPLED Training Course on Place-based Assessments of Land Systems

Explores how local-scale case studies allows for an exploration of underlying causes of land change. How to assess land systems spatially by GIS/remote sensing, ascribe agency and causality via quasi-experimental setups and agent-based models, and combine qualitative and quantitative research.

Location:  Earth and Life Institute at Université catholique de Louvain

November 26-27, 2018:
COUPLED Training Course on Modeling Land-Use Change

Introduces spatial modelling of telecoupled land systems, emphasising models dealing with human-environment interactions across scales and sectors. How to incorporate agency in land system models, how to assess displacement explicitly, and how to explore impacts of land change under a range of scenarios.

Location:   Institute for Environmental Studies, VU University Amsterdam

September 21-23, 2018:
COUPLED Training Course on Communicating Science

Intensive interactive exercises on how to effectively communicate scientific messages to a non-academic audience. Workshop with Robert Kötter from Zweirat Training.

Location:  Institute of Social Ecology at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) Vienna

September 19-21, 2018:
COUPLED Training Course on Flows of Land-based Products

Training Course on tools and methods to measure the material and energy flows occurring between countries caused by international trade.

Location:  Institute of Social Ecology at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) Vienna

July 9-19, 2018:
COUPLED Summer School

The Summer School brings together all COUPLED PhD fellows to provide common ground and initiate network-wide communication and collaboration.

Location: IRI THESys (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) and Bad Belzig

February 19-20, 2018:
First COUPLED Network Assembly

The COUPLED networks meets in Berlin to kick the project off.

Location: IRI THESys (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)