Abstracts should be submitted by June 15, 2022. 

Proposals will be considered by the Conference convenors on the basis of academic merits and fit with the Conference theme.

We invite papers addressing the Conference theme, broadly constructed. Examples of topics that would fall within the scope of the Conference includes the spatial architecture constructed by the law of the sea; challenges posed by ocean connectivity of currents, species, domains etc.; integrated ocean management; marine spatial planning; protection and preservation of the marine environment in the land-sea interface; limits and possibilities of thinking land and sea together within and beyond the LOSOG framework; effects of emerging issues threatening the marine environment, such as climate change, marine plastic pollution, ocean acidification etc.

Abstracts should be no more than 500 words and include author (first name and surname), institutional affiliation and the title of the paper. Please e-mail all abstracts to signe.busch@uit.no.  We anticipate that authors will be advised by July 10, 2022 if their abstract has been accepted for presentation.

Publication of papers

Selected papers from the Conference will be considered for publication in a leading journal.