The Society for Urban Ecology (SURE)
Upcoming Events


SURE Summer School “URBAN + COAST”, from  2 to 8 September 2024 in Istanbul (Türkiye)

SURE warmly invites you to participate in the International SURE Summer School “URBAN + COAST” that will take place from  2 to 8 September 2024 in Istanbul (Türkiye). The summer school is organized by the Yildiz Technical University (Istanbul-Türkiye) and the Society for Urban Ecology (SURE) in cooperation with Turk and international partners. It aims at exploring human and environmental challenges and finding solutions for these. Istanbul, Europe’s most populous city, serves as the perfect study area for this purpose. The school will include training on research methodology and group work on various research projects. Field studies that will focus on urban ecological areas of Istanbul will be carried out as part of the summer school.

Registration is already open. To register, please submit a short CV and motivation letter to Res. Asst. Tuğçe CÖMERT before 31 January 2024. More details about the summer school can be found HERE.

SURE International Conference “Environment at CrossrOads: SMART approaches for a sustainable future – ECOSMART” from 17 to 18 November in Bucharest (Romania)

SURE extends a warm invitation to the International Conference “Environment at CrossrOads: SMART approaches for a sustainable future – ECOSMART”, which will take place in November 17-18 2023 in Bucharest. During the Conference the SURE South-East Europe Chapter is organizing the SURE Workshop –  Paradigm shift in urban ecology. The event is organized by the University of Bucharest (Faculty of Geography, Department of Regional Geography and Environment) with the support of our partners. It will cover a wide variety of topics from the field of Geography and Environmental sciences. The organizers of the ECOSMART conference aim at encouraging a high number of scholars to attend and debate on various research topics – therefore there is no conference fee for SURE members. The registration deadline is October 15th 2023. You can register using the REGISTRATION FORM.

You can find more details about the International Conference HERE and on the OFFICIAL WEBSITE.