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Wadden on Island Conference in Greece

18.01.2016 14:24 Age: 3 years
Category: Internationaal
By: Waddenacademie

The “International Small Islands Studies Association”, ISISA is organising the 14th International Conference “Niss(i)ology and Utopia: back to the roots of Island Studies” on Lesbos Island, Greece, on 23 - 27 May 2016. The Waddenacademie is present at the conference. The program of this conference will also focus on the Wadden Islands.

The island of Schiermonnikoog. Photo: Beeldbank RWS Joop van Houdt.

The conference will be structured around three major topics:

1. Integrated Management of islands
2. Island Identity - Niss(i)ology and Utopia
3. Attractiveness and Accessibility of islands

In 2018 the 15th conference of ISASA will take place in the Netherlands (Leeuwarden and Terschelling). The Waddenacademie will organise this 15th ISISA conference in collaboration with various partners, including Leeuwarden Cultural Capital and Oerol.

More information about the 2016 conference in the Calendar. Registration at the ISISA website.