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The International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS) is the global union of soil scientists. The objectives of the IUSS are to promote all branches of soil science, and to support all soil scientists across the world in the pursuit of their activities. This website provides information for IUSS members and those interested in soil science.

Meetings & Events

10th Annual Summer Soil Institute
Sonntag, 16. Juni 2019 bis Samstag, 29. Juni 2019


Website: https://soilinstitute.nrel.colostate.edu/

SUITMA 10 – Soils of Urban, Industrial, Traffic, Mining and Military Areas
Sonntag, 16. Juni 2019 bis Freitag, 21. Juni 2019


Theme: SUITMA +20
Early Registration until May 31, 2019
Website: http://www.suitma10.org

Food Security and Climate Change: 4per1000 initiative new tangible global challenges for the soil
Dienstag, 18. Juni 2019 bis Donnerstag, 20. Juni 2019


Submission of abstracts until 30 April 2019

Conference website: https://symposium.inra.fr/4p1000

Conference flyer: https://www.iuss.org/media/4p100_juneconf_web.pdf

ISMOM 2019 - 8th International Symposium on Interactions of Soil Minerals with Organic Components and Microorganisms
Sonntag, 23. Juni 2019 bis Freitag, 28. Juni 2019


Website: https://www.ismom2019.org/

Symposium Flyer: https://www.iuss.org/media/flyer_final-7-2018.pdf

WRB Summer 2019
Sonntag, 30. Juni 2019 bis Freitag, 5. Juli 2019


Early-bird fee payment deadline: March 1, 2019

Website: https://sites.google.com/site/summerwrb/home

Euroclay meeting of the European Clay Groups Association (ECGA)
Montag, 1. Juli 2019 bis Freitag, 5. Juli 2019


Proposals should be submitted by e-mail (mailto:euroclay2019@sciencesconf.org) ) by January 31st, 2018

Conference website: http://euroclay2019.sciencesconf.orgConference

Flyer: http://www.iuss.org/media/flyer_euroclay.pd

World Soils 2019 user consultation meeting
Dienstag, 2. Juli 2019 bis Mittwoch, 3. Juli 2019


Deadline for abstract submission: May 31, 2019

Website: http://worldsoils2019.esa.int/index.php

5th international Rhizosphere conference - Rhizosphere 5
Sonntag, 7. Juli 2019 bis Donnerstag, 11. Juli 2019


Conference Website: http://www.rhizo5.org

9th PEDOFRACT Conference - Advances in Soil Scaling: Theories, Techniques and Application
Dienstag, 9. Juli 2019 bis Freitag, 12. Juli 2019


Workshop website: http://blogs.upm.es/pedofractix/

1st Announcement: https://www.iuss.org/media/pedofract_2019_1st_announcement.pdf

Soil Conservation Day 2019 - Let's not compromise the future, let's keep the soil
Donnerstag, 11. Juli 2019 bis Donnerstag, 11. Juli 2019


Registration and programm: http://bit.ly/inscripcion_jornada

Download: media/programa_jornada_conservaci_n_de_suelos_2019.pdf

43rd Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria "Food Basket 2019"
Sonntag, 14. Juli 2019 bis Donnerstag, 18. Juli 2019


Understanding Nigerian Soils:  A Panacea for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security, Preservation of   Safe and Healthy Environment and Mitigation of Land Crisis

Abstract submission deadline extended to April 15, 2019

Flyer: photo-2018-11-01-22-15-35.jpg

International summer school "Monitoring, modeling and management of urban green infrastructure and soils"
Sonntag, 21. Juli 2019 bis Sonntag, 11. August 2019


Anthropogenic landscapes and soils of Europen Russia: from Sea to Sea
Website: http://3mugis.org/

Information: https://www.iuss.org/media/3mugis-2019.pdf

Invitation letter: https://www.iuss.org/media/3mugis-2019_invitation_letter.doc

International Soil Conference of Indonesian Soil Science Society (ISCO-ISS)
Montag, 5. August 2019 bis Mittwoch, 7. August 2019


Congress website: http://isco-iss.faperta.unpad.ac.id/index.php/isco/2019

Summerschool - Certificate in Archaeological Soil Micromorphology and Phytolith Analysis
Montag, 5. August 2019 bis Samstag, 10. August 2019


Application: https://bit.ly/2UU4YPx

More information: summerschool@ulb.ac.be

Flyer: https://www.iuss.org/media/flyer_certificate_micromorphology_and_phytolith_ulb_2019-2.pdf

Wageningen Soil Conference 2019 - Understanding soil functions
Dienstag, 27. August 2019 bis Freitag, 30. August 2019


Website: https://www.wur.nl/en/Research-Results/Projects-and-programmes/Wageningen-Soil-Conference-2019.htm

Abstract submission deadline: April 15, 2019

Download 2nd Circular: https://www.iuss.org/media/wsc2019_second_circular.pdf

International Workshop on Archaeological Soil Micromorphology (WASM)
Montag, 2. September 2019 bis Mittwoch, 4. September 2019


Contact: geoarchaeology@unibas.ch

Registration until May 31, 2019: https://www.iuss.org/media/registration_form_wasm_2019_basel.pdf

2nd circular: https://www.iuss.org/media/wasm_basel_2019_2nd-circular.pdf

30th Congress of Soil Science Society of Poland Soil – Source of Life
Montag, 2. September 2019 bis Samstag, 7. September 2019


Second announcement: https://www.iuss.org/media/2nd_announcement.pdf

Abstract template: https://www.iuss.org/media/abstract_template.docx

Website: http://soilcongress2019.umcs.pl

Contact: soilcongress@umcs.pl

TERRAenVISION 2019 - Working towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Dienstag, 3. September 2019 bis Samstag, 7. September 2019


Website:  https://terraenvision.eu/

BSSS 2019 Annual Conference 'Managing Soil Resources to Secure Our Future'
Mittwoch, 4. September 2019 bis Donnerstag, 5. September 2019


Abstract submission deadline: July 4, 2019

Info Folder: https://www.iuss.org/media/bsss2019.pdf

Website: https://www.soils.org.uk/event/1674

Saline Futures Conference - Addressing Climate Change and Food Security
Dienstag, 10. September 2019 bis Freitag, 13. September 2019


Deadline for abstracts and sessions: 15 February 2019

Conference website: https://www.waddenacademie.nl/nl/salinefutures/

WETSCAPES Conference - Understanding the ecology of restored fen peatlands for protection and sustainable use
Dienstag, 10. September 2019 bis Freitag, 13. September 2019


Early bird registration until June 8, 2019

Conference website: https://www.wetscapes.de/conference/

Download: media/preliminary_conference_programme_wetscapes.pdf

CODATA 2019 - Towards next-generation data-driven science: policies, practices and platforms
Donnerstag, 19. September 2019 bis Freitag, 20. September 2019


Deadline for session proposals: April 15, 2019

Website: http://worldsoils2019.esa.int/index.php

Soil and Plant System Sciences (SPSS 2019) - Natural and Human-induced Impacts on the Critical Zone and Food Production
Montag, 23. September 2019 bis Donnerstag, 26. September 2019


First Joint Meeting on Soil and Plant System Sciences (SPSS 2019) "Natural and Human-induced Impacts on the Critical Zone and Food Production" organized by the Italian Society of Agricultural Chemistry (SICA), the Italian Society of Pedology (SIPe) and the Italian Society of Soil Science (SISS), in collaboration with the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute (CIHEAM) and the International Humic Substances Society (IHSS).

Abstract submission deadline: 30 June 2019

Meeting website https://spss2019.azuleon.org/

9th International Congress of ESSC: Soil's Contribution to People: from Food to Life Supporting Services
Donnerstag, 26. September 2019 bis Samstag, 28. September 2019


Deadline of abstract submission: June 15, 2019
ESSC GRANTS for young researchers: application until April 30th 2019

Congress Website: http://9essc.ubt.edu.al/

ESSC GRANTS application form: https://www.iuss.org/media/form_grant_essc_9th_int._congress.doc

Download: media/3rd-circular-essc-2019-int.-congress13_05_2019-1.pdf

25th World Congress of the IUFRO (International Union of Forest Research Organizations)
Sonntag, 29. September 2019 bis Samstag, 5. Oktober 2019


The Congress will be a great opportunity to exchange experiences and knowledge on technological innovations, as well as to stay up to date on the latest research findings and trends for the future of forestry and forest research in all areas of the world.

Deadline for Abstracts: 10 January, 2019

Congress website: http://iufro2019.com/

3rd Intensive Training Course on Soil Micromorphology
Montag, 30. September 2019 bis Freitag, 11. Oktober 2019


More information and registration: http://www.cfc.udl.cat/fc/curso/2322

Contact: rosa.poch@macs.udl.cat

7th International Symposium on Soil Organic Matter: Soil Organic Matter in a Stressed World
Sonntag, 6. Oktober 2019 bis Freitag, 11. Oktober 2019


Early Bird Registration closes 30th August 2019

Website: www.som2019.org

XXII Latinoamerican Soil Science Congress - Diversidad Productiva: pilar del manejo sostenible de los suelos
Montag, 7. Oktober 2019 bis Freitag, 11. Oktober 2019


Abstract submission until March 20, 2019

Congress website: http://clacs.org/

The Final Conference of Links4Soils - the Alpine Soil Forum
Montag, 14. Oktober 2019 bis Mittwoch, 16. Oktober 2019


The Alpine Soil Forum offers a place to link knowledge with practice, experts with decision-makers, local challenges with Alpine and European strategies and scientific foundations with solutions for the future.

The Alpine Soil Forum will be organised together with the Austrian Soil Forum and the Austrian Pedological Society in Innsbruck.

Download: media/alpinesoilforum-links4soils-aviso_en.pdf

14th International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS) 2019 Smart Soil Management for Sustainable Agriculture
Sonntag, 3. November 2019 bis Donnerstag, 7. November 2019


Deadline for Abstract Submission: June 30, 2019

Conference website: http://esafs2019.cssfs.org.tw/

2019 ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meeting - Embracing the Digital Environment
Sonntag, 10. November 2019 bis Mittwoch, 13. November 2019


Final abstract deadline: June 11, 4:00 PM CDT

Website: https://www.acsmeetings.org/

World Science Forum on Science, Ethics and Responsibility
Mittwoch, 20. November 2019 bis Samstag, 23. November 2019


Deadline for session proposals: April 10, 2019

Website: https://worldscienceforum.org/

LOTEX2019 - 2nd Conference on Long-term Field Experiments
Mittwoch, 20. November 2019 bis Donnerstag, 21. November 2019


Abstract submission deadline: June 10, 2019

Conference webpage: http://konferencia.unideb.hu/en/node/295

Contact: lotex2019@gmail.com


Early Career Soil Modeling Workshop - Joint Early Career Researchers – Soil Science Networking Event
Sonntag, 8. Dezember 2019 bis Sonntag, 8. Dezember 2019


Contact email: r.baatz@fz-juelich.de 


Download: media/lsp_workshop_v01_1.pdf

Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity (GSOBI20)
Dienstag, 10. März 2020 bis Donnerstag, 12. März 2020


Read more: http://www.fao.org/global-soil-partnership/resources/highlights/detail/en/c/1183872/

VI International Soil Classification Congress in 2020 in Mexico
Donnerstag, 16. April 2020 bis Freitag, 24. April 2020


including Field Workshop from Cuatro Ciénagas to Querétaro
Deadline for submission of abstracts: December 15, 2019

Congress website: http://iscc2020.org/

Eurosoil 2020, Connecting people and soil
Montag, 24. August 2020 bis Freitag, 28. August 2020


Website: http://eurosoil2020.com/

Pre-Program: https://www.iuss.org/media/eurosoil_2020_pre-programm.pdf

Call for sessions extended to April 22, 2019

16th  International Conference on Soil Micromorphology
Sonntag, 30. August 2020 bis Donnerstag, 3. September 2020


The registration will start in September 2019

Conference website: http://www.icosm2020.sggw.pl/

1st circular: https://www.iuss.org/files/1st_circular_icosm_2020_krakow.pdf

9th International Acid Sulfate Soils Conference - Acid Sulfate Soils: Progress, Policy and Prospects
Sonntag, 15. November 2020 bis Freitag, 20. November 2020


Abstract Submission and Conference Registration opens: 1st November, 2019

Abstract Submission and Early Registration closes 1st February, 2020

Website: https://biological.adelaide.edu.au/acid-sulfate-soil/iassc/

The Third Global Soil Biodiversity Conference
Montag, 1. November 2021 bis Mittwoch, 3. November 2021