This is the first announcement for the II Pedometrics Brazil that will be held at Embrapa Solos (Rio de Janeiro – Brazil) in the period of Mai 20 to 23, 2021 . The registrations and call for abstracts will be open soon. 

Save the date!!! 

The thematic sessions will discuss the follow topics:

Pedometrics: Innovations in the Tropics.
Legacy Data: How turn it useful?
Digital Soil Mapping: scales, products and interpretation.
Pedometrics Guidelines to systematic Soil Survey: tropical study cases.
Advances in Soil Sensing

Important dates:

15th of January 2020 — registrations and abstracts submission open,
01st of March 2020 — official schedule published,
31th of March 2020 — abstracts submission and early registration close,
20th of April 2020 — abstracts evaluation result,
20th of May 2020 — II Pedometrics Brazil 2021,
21th of may 2020 – course registration close

June 30 – closing of abstract submissions
July 20 – result of the evaluation of abstracts
July 31 – closing of discounted registrations
September 30 – registration closes for the event and short courses. II Pedometrics Brazil 2020 starts
October 2 – Beginning of short courses

The best abstracts will be invited to publish a full chapter at Springer Book.  

The II Pedometrics Brazil 2021 School is limited to 100 participants. In the case of higher number of applications, candidates will be selected based on a ranking system, which is based on: time of registration, abstract evaluation result, and contributions to the topics related above.

Abstracts should be submitted until 31 March 2021, containing 500 words in English besides title, authors and respective affiliation. The abstracts should not contain references, tables or figures. The presenting author should be highlighted among the authors (underlined) with complete information about affiliation provided in the abstract. A designed committee will decide the presentation format (oral or poster). The abstract template will be available once the registration is open (01/15/2021). All abstracts should to be submitted in pdf format in english.

You are all welcome to Rio de Janeiro!

Organizing Committee.