The Second Informational Letter of All-Russian Scientific Conference “The Seas of Russia: Coastal and Shelf Zone Research”

Published: June 3, 2020

Dear Colleagues!

From September 21 to September 25, 2020, the All-Russian Scientific Conference “The Seas of Russia: Coastal and Shelf Zone Research” (XXVIII Coastal Conference), will be held on the basis of Federal State Budget Scientific Institution Federal Research Center “Marine Hydrophysical Institute of RAS”, will be held in Sevastopol. The purpose of the conference is to discuss actual issues of multidisciplinary research of the Russian seas shelf and coastal zones, aimed at solving the issues of their development and scientifically based nature management.

More than 300 reports were submitted for participation in the conference.

The conference will be organized in the form of plenary, sectional and poster reports in the following research areas:

Section 1. Fundamental and applied research of marine environment.

Section 2. Fundamental and applied research of processes in the coastal zone.

Section 3. Environmental safety of estuarine, coastal and shelf areas.

It is planned to hold a round table “Problems of the Crimean Coastal Zone”.

In case of impossibility of holding a conference in person due to the threat of a new coronavirus infection spread, the organizing committee reserves the right to hold a conference on-line.

Important dates

July 10, 2020

Deadline for receiving abstracts of reports at, prepared according to the requirements set out at the end of this informational letter (Russian, PDF).

August 25, 2020

Publication of the conference program.

September 21-25, 2020

Holding of the conference.

The terms of participation

To participate in the conference, you must provide abstracts to the email address of the organizing committee by 10 July.

In case of holding the conference in person, the terms of payment of the registration fee and bank details will be announced in the third information letter. The organizational fee is 900 rubles, for young scientists (up to 35 years old inclusive) – 300 rubles. Payment of the organization fee means that the participant obtains of a set of working materials, a hard copy of the conference materials collection, participation in coffee breaks and in a friendly dinner on the evening of the conference opening. You should provide a copy of the receipt of the registration fee payment to the email address of the organizing committee

Form of participation: oral report, poster, listener.

Conference working languages: Russian, English.

Abstracts of the reports will be published in the conference materials collection (with the inclusion into the RSCI database).

The Organizing Committee reserves the right to determine the type of presentation at the conference: plenary, sectional or poster report, as well as their distribution among sections.

If it is necessary to prepare an official invitation for the conference participation, please notify the organizing committee.

The full text of the second informational latter is available here (Russian, PDF).