Wageningen Soil Conference 2019 - Understanding soil functions

The focus will be on “Understanding soil functions: from ped to planet”. To do this we will adopt a new style of conference, with traditional conference talks in the mornings, followed by a range of scientific and interactive topic masterclasses in the afternoons.

Organised by WUR plus ISRIC, IBED

Tue 27 August 2019 until Fri 30 August 2019

Venue Impulse, building number 115
Orion, building number 103


Day 1 – Soil functions for society: Land management and policy applications

Day 2 – Innovative methods for measuring soil functions: Lab, field or sensor technology

Day 3 – Modelling & mapping of soil functions across scales: Temporal, spatial and social

Day 4 – Can we understand synergies and trade-offs between soil functions? Primary productivity; biodiversity; nutrient cycling; water resources; carbon and climate regulation