Organizers and participants:


"Association of international youth cooperation and tourism”
Linnaeus University, Global Alumni Alliance, All-Russian research Institute of Phytopathology, Association of graduates of St. Petersburg universities in Poland, North-West State Technical University


We invite students, graduate students, and young scientists (up to 35 y.o.), also managers, researchers, professors.

The ECOBALTICA forum has been held regularly since 1996. Venue Saint Petersburg (1996-2014), Moscow (2014-2016), Grodno (Belarus, 2017), Copenhagen ( Denmark,2018), Gdansk ( Poland, 2019), St.-Petersburg (Russia, 2020). The forum program usually includes an average of 150-200 scientific reports.

Forum program

Publication of materials

1. The abstracts collection is planned to be published in the Print-on-Demand format and its electronic version will be available on the Forum's website www.ecobaltica.org

2. The collection of extended abstracts in English will be published in a special issue of the IOP conference series EES (included in the WoS and Scopus databases) and is scheduled for release at the end of 2020.

3. The Organizing Committee reserves the right, on the recommendation of the Program Committee, to exempt especially valuable scientific reports from the registration fee in honor of the quarter-century anniversary of the Forum.

The ECOBALTICA program Committee pays great attention to the scientific and applied significance of the reports, which allows under the scientific guidance of Professor William Hogland (Linneas University, Sweden) and also experts of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) in the person of academician Vladimir Kosolapov, academician Ivan Savchenko, academician Yuri Spiridonov, academician Valery Meshalkin, academician Alexei Zavalin, correspondence member of RAS Alexey Glinushkin, correspondence member of RAS Alexander Korshunov to combine in one Forum ECOBALTICA almost the entire range of environmental areas with a special emphasis on plant protection, ecology of agricultural areas, waste management, water treatment and alternative energy.

Payment for one abstract /extended abstract should pay by bank transfer:

1. 2 000 rus rubles if authors not plan to publish extended abstract in IOP EES journal

2. 9000 rus rubles if authors plan to publish extended abstract in IOP EES Journal

3. The Organizing Committee reserves the right, on the recommendation of the Program Committee, to exempt especially valuable scientific reports from the registration fee in honor of the quarter-century anniversary of the Forum.

Important dates

Registration and abstract submission by link https://easychair.org/my/conference?conf=feb2021 on Forum before 15 Nov 2021

Information on acceptance of abstracts – Nov. 25, 2021

Opening of the Forum – Dec. 15, 2021

Reception of extended abstracts until Jan. 30, 2022

Working languages


Reports are presented in the form of plenary, oral, as well as video presentations and poster presentations. The forum is planned to be held online.

Scientific directions of the forum


1. Ecology of agricultural territories:

- advanced technologies to increase soil fertility and ensure food security, study of environmental aspects of the use of fertilizers


- ecology of crop production and protection of agricultural crops from diseases, pests and weeds


- modern system solutions for phytosanitary monitoring, management


- intelligent environmental projects for veterinary medicine and improving the efficiency of animal husbandry, poultry farming


- innovative projects of modernization and development of new

agricultural machinery and digital solutions and devices

-Assessment of the ecological state of water ecosystems, maintaining water purity and water balance of agricultural territories

2. Waste management:

- waste management, effective methods of circular waste recycling

- dredging of bottom sediments in bays and harbors

- extraction of glass dumps

- land reclamation and restoration of disturbed ecosystems

3. Energy:

- waste as a renewable, "green" energy source

- advanced technical solutions and digital systems for "distributed" energy, ecology of efficient agriculture, construction of "smart" houses and " eco " settlements

- development of integrated photovoltaic energy systems for use in agricultural areas

- Issues of agriphotovoltaics development in the Baltic region countries, ideas, projects, difficulties.

4. Education:

- issues of training new qualified personnel for ecology, energy and sustainable development of territories within the framework of international training programs.

- bachelor's and master's degrees for foreign educational programs.

- issues of organization and practical implementation of pre-master's programs for international education programs.

5. Volunteering and ecotourism:

- the main trends of youth environmental volunteering: connection with science, education.

- youth and ecotourism.


Requirements for the abstracts

- The volume of abstracts should be no more than 3 A4 pages with margins of 2.5 cm, but not less than one A4 page.

- font "Times New Roman" 11 size

- interval 1.5.

Mandatory sections are the purpose, methods of research in order to clearly formulate the scientific novelty of the results. Figures and graphs do not fit into annotations, formulas are not needed.


No more than 5 links are allowed.

Abstracts are submitted together with registration for the Forum at the Internet address https://easychair.org/my/conference?conf=feb2021

Requirements for oral, poster and video presentation

Submission of extended abstracts (information is relevant from December 1)

Forum History

Download short forum history


Check video presentation:


The greatest number of times the forum was supported by:

Swedish Institute


Russian Academy of Sciences

Federal state budgetary scientific institution "all-Russian research Institute of Phytopathology"

Kalmar municipality (Sweden)

Administration of St. Petersburg and Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University

Kalmar University - University of Linnaeus (Sweden)

We are pleased to invite You to the forum "ECOBALTICA"-2020 and hope for a close and mutually beneficial cooperation with You!!!

Alexey Glinushkin

Chairman Of the Forum Presidia,

Director of the Institute, doctor of agricultural Sciences, PhD, Professor of RAS  


William Hogland

International Director of Forum ECOBALTICA,

Prof. Linneas University,



Vasily Rud'

The Chair of program Commettee of Forum“ECOBALTICA”,

Prof., Dr. Sc., PhD