VII International Conference on Forest Fire Research
17-20 November 2014, Coimbra, Portugal
About the Conference
The International Conference on Forest Fire Research has been organized every 4 years since 1990, bringing together scientists from all around the world to present and discuss advances on Forest Fires related research topics.
The Conference has been organized by ADAI team under the supervision of the Conference Chairman, Professor Domingos X. Viegas.
The 7th International Conference on Forest Fire Researchwill take place in Coimbra, Portugal, between the 17th and the 20th of November 2014.
A wide range of topics involved in this pluri-disciplinar problem will be covered by the authors during the Conference. Therefore papers or posters dealing with the most relevant topics related to forest fires on a scientific basis will be presented. The following list of subjects is given as a guide line for the eventual organization of the sessions:
Human and Institutional factors Forest management and Fire Prevention Fire at the Wildland Urban Interface Forest Fire Risk assessment and Climate Change Fire Detection and Monitoring Remote Sensing Fire Management Fire Suppression and New technologies Large Fires Fire Safety Economic Issues Fire Ecology Evaluation and management of burned areas
IV Short Course on Fire Safety 14 November 2014
Coordinated by Bret Buttler
VII Short Course on Fire Behaviour 15-16 November 2014
Coordinated by Albert Simeoni Deadlines
Presentation of Abstracts: 31 January 2014 Acceptance of Abstracts: 30 April 2014 Full version of Papers or Posters:30 June 2014 Early Registration: 30 September 2014 Early Hotel Reservation: 30 September 2014 Definitive Program: 31 October 2014