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- Abstract submission is open till October 31, 2021 -

General Information

We would like to create the scientific program of our congress together with you and would therefore like to invite you to submit an abstract.
We are looking forward to numerous contributions, from which we will create an exciting conference program after the evaluation.

Submit an abstract

Here you can submit your abstract. Please read the guidelines before you start.

Abstract submission guidelines

Submission Rules

The submitter declares, that all named authors agree to the release of their names and affiliation in relation to this contribution.
All accepted contributions are going to be released in the online program for the conference after they have been accepted by the program committee. With this submission the author agrees to the release of this contribution. Accepted abstracts may be accessed for free any time in the online program.
By submitting your contribution, you agree that your contribution will be released in the journal WasserWirtschaft Extra. For further information please check the "Declaration of Consent" section while submitting your abstract.

Structural change and transformationChallenges and potentials of developmentInfrastructure and water-based tourismGlobal sustainability and healthCooperation and structures
  • Coal mining regions and landscapes
  • Landscape transformation
  • Management of cultural heritage
  • Remediation as a result from transformation processes
  • Industrial culture
  • Climate resilience
  • Flood protection, drought
  • Biodiversity
  • Alternative fuels on water
  • Water in the city
  • New uses and structures for inland waterways
  • Special technical facilities and bridges
  • Economic effects
  • Architecture and inland waterways
  • Sustainability and riverside landscapes/ alluvial forest
  • Ecology and water-based tourism
  • Accessibility
  • Water bodies and their influence on health
  • Water sports
  • Public participation and NGO‘s involvement
  • Networks to develop inland waterways in Germany, Europe and worldwide

Presentation type
  1. oral

  2. poster


– 80 characters

This article should include the most important aspects.
– 300 characters

Core Statements
Please mention up to three key messages. Please use a maximum of 200 characters per core statement.
– 600 characters

Main Text
Use an easy-to-understand structure - typically Introduction, Methods, Results, Conclusion - having not-too-long paragraphs.
– 6000 chracters

Corresponding Author(s)

For a better exchange, we print the corresponding authors with contact details. Please insert the name, address and email address in the online submission. Please use not more than 3 authors.

Following structure:

Firstname, Lastname
Institution/Company/Private person
City, Country


For a better assignment you can enter 3 keywords.

Declaration of Consent

You need to upload the Declaration of Consent to fully submit your abstract. Otherwise you are only able to save a draft.

You are allowed to upload one single file (.pdf) containing up to 2 pages of content and a maximum file size of 10MB.

Download Declaration of Consent

Form und Quality of Manuscript Copy

All further details about the form and structure of your abstract can be found here. Please note that the guideline talks about a manuscript and not an online submission. Please submit your abstract online anyway. The guideline is an overview. The form and structure of your abstract is also included in the assessment.

Do you have any questions?

Clarissa Strietzel

speakers handling

Phone: 0049 341 30 88 84 90