Thirteenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability, Fluminense Federal University, Niterói, Greater Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Thirteenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability, Fluminense Federal University, Niterói, Greater Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Thirteenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability

  • 2017 Special Focus: Pathways to Sustainability—Challenges and Opportunities for State and Society
  • 19–21 January 2017
  • Biomass and Water Management Research Center, Fluminense Federal University Niterói, Greater Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

At a Glance...

3

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

170+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Thirteenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability.

26

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Thirteenth International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability featured plenary sessions by some of the world's leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Axel Grael

Axel Grael

Executive Secretary of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Verena Andreatta

Verena Andreatta

Municipal Secretariat of Urban Planning and Mobility of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Paulo Bidegain

Paulo Bidegain

Environmental Biologist, Planner and Policy Maker, Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Washington Fajardo

Washington Fajardo

Brazilian Society for the Advancement of Science, and City Council Cultural Heritage Protection, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Dr. Rômulo Paes

Dr. Rômulo Paes

Director, UNDP World Centre for Sustainable Development, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Dora Hees de Negreiros

Dora Hees de Negreiros

Guanabara Bay Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Emerging Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Emerging Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students and emerging scholars who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for early career academics. The 2017 Emerging Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Marcelo Dionisio

Marcelo Dionisio

COPPEAD Business Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Clarissa Marques Cunha

Clarissa Marques Cunha

New School of Social Research, New York, USA

Fabiola Espinoza

Fabiola Espinoza

Programming and Training Specialist in the Community Based Environmental Program in Peace Corps, Peru

Kuntal Goswami

Kuntal Goswami

Charles Darwin University, Alice Springs, and Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

Tim Stott

Tim Stott

Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Laura Santos

Laura Santos

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Marisol Mata

Marisol Mata

NC State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Alexander Rohan

Alexander Rohan

Oklahoma State University, USA

Sina Abadzadesahraei

Sina Abadzadesahraei

University of Northern British Columbia, Canada

​Mikhaela Correia Mattos

​Mikhaela Correia Mattos

Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz in Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil

Conference Partners

We appreciate the support of our 2017 Conference Partners.