Promotion and Protection of the Night Sky

09/13/2018 to 09/14/2018
Event Address: 
Capraia Island


Artificial light at night, environmental impacts and sustainable tourism

Sep. 13-14, 2018, in Capraia Island, Italy


You are invited to submit an abstract (200-300 words) to contribute with your expertise to the Symposium, template available through the website.

Important Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: April 20, 2018

Notification of acceptance/rejection: May 15, 2018

For further information, visit the symposium's website: http://capraianightsky2018.com.

Contact info and abstract submission: capraianightsky2018@ibimet.cnr.it


Symposium topics:

- Design, monitoring, modelling and analysis of artificial light

- Environmental impacts on terrestrial and marine ecosystems

- Sustainable tourism and society


Targeted participants:

- professionals, academics,

- policy makers in tourism and environment,

- park managers and astronomic observatories,

- NGOs, public or private organisations related to lighting technology and design, astronomy, art,   environmental education and tourism