Call for session and Chair proposal

Researchers and experts from all over the world are invited to submit proposals for the organization of Paper sessions for the presentation of original research around a specific topic, with/without discussant, via the circulation of open calls for papers. Each session will include 4-5 presentations and can be scheduled for more than one timeslot. 
The ICEO-SI 2017 will simultaneously address ten areas of critical importance to the sustainability of global environment and societal welfare; including Disasters, Health, Energy, Climate, Water/Ocean, Weather, Ecosystems, Agriculture/Forestry/Fishery,  Biodiversity, Industry and Policy.

I. Proposals submission:
Proposers should submit their abstracts by filling-in the Call for Session Form sending it to 2017@iceo-si.org.tw before March 10, 2017.
Proposals will include the name/affiliation/contacts of the proposers, the title and abstract for the session/panel/event, a description of the format, the name of the potential chair(s) and/or discussant(s) (not compulsory), other information which help the Congress organizers in the selection of proposals. Accepted languages are English and Chinese. 

II. Important Due Dates:
(1) Abstract due: April 15, 2017
(2) Accepting letter will be sent by: April 30, 2017
(3) Last date for presenter to register: June 25, 2017

III. Responsibilities of the sessions organizers
Proposers of accepted sessions will assist the Scientific Committee in circulating the call for papers and in promoting the Congress’ activities among their personal networks and mailing lists. They will be responsible, in collaboration with the Congress’ organizers, for the selection of abstracts, the invitation of speakers, chair(s) and discussant(s), and in deciding the format of their session.

Contacts: 
Secretariat:Mr. Chang, Chia-Hao  Tel.: +886-3- 9357400 ext. 7545
Tel/Fax: +886-3-9360125      E-mail: 2017@iceo-si.org.tw