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Initially, when the people started residing in the Himalayas, they could not have imagined that their valleys and mountains would become critical to the rest of the world within the next millennia. The heritage of the region is diverse, so are the issues relating to it. Several conferences, seminars and workshops are conducted world over by the Himalayan enthusiasts each focusing on various interdisciplinary and independent themes. Regular festivals and many other socio-cultural events are also organised celebrating the Himalayan way of life and showcasing the tradition of the region. Participation is not limited to the people of the region backgrounds of the participants are as diverse as the cultural macrocosm of the Himalayas.
Event: AGSE 2013 International Conference on Geospatial Momentum for Society and Environment
Date: 16.12.2013 to 19.12.2013
Venue: Ahmedabad, India
Organised by: Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences and CEPT University

The event aims aim to bring together scientists, researchers, academia, developers, users, and practitioners under one roof. Through the conference, AGSE intends to accelerate science and technology in Remote Sensing, Geosciences, Applied Science, and other related fields. The dissemination of useful application in Geospatial technology, which can lead to a better environment, is also on target.


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Event: International Conference on Forest Mountain & People 2012
Date: 12.12.2012 to 13.12.2012
Venue: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Organised by: International Center for Reserach & Development (ICRD)

he FMP 2012 will provide a wonderful opportunity for forest and mountain scientists to meet, exchange information and network. This Conference will provide a unique forum for participants to explore the many multidisciplinary aspects of forest and mountain science. In addition to the outstanding symposia and contributed papers, this event will feature a broad range of technical, social, and legal topics that are of national and international interest ensuring the sustainability of forest and mountain resources.


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Event: International Conference on Climate Change, Water and Disaster in Mountainous Areas
Date: 27.11.2013 to 29.11.2013
Venue: Kathmandu, Nepal
Organised by: Society of Hydrologists and Meteorologists – Nepal

Water is critical for sustainable development, environmental integrity and the eradication of poverty and hunger.  Changes in climates have been affecting adversely to water bodies, hydrological regimes and natural ecosystems. Environment Changes have been worrying issues everywhere. It is more concerned in the mountainous areas.  With this context, the Society of Hydrologists and Meteorologists – Nepal (SOHAM-NEPAL) is going to organize an “International Conference on Climate Change, Water  and  Disaster in Mountainous Areas”  in 27-29 November 2013, Kathmandu, Nepal.


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Event: International Conference on Advances in Plant Sciences
Date: 14.11.2012 to 18.11.2012
Venue: Chiang Mai, Thailand
Organised by: ICAPS 2012 Secretariat - Bangalore University

The main objective of the International Conference on Advances in Plant Sciences (ICAPS) is to showcase advances in botanical research and conservation of plants across the globe. There is an unprecedented development in every field of plant science in recent years because of rapid progress made in the areas of molecular biology in general and genomics and proteomics in particular. The skills and knowledge of botanist's are needed worldwide helping farmers to produce crops and conservation of natural flora and fauna.


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