invite you to the
Belgrade, October 12-14, 2015
Jovan Cvijić (1865-1927)
In the year 2015, we celebrate the 150th birth anniversary of the renowned Serbian geographer Jovan Cvijić (1865–1927), a thorough explorer of the Balkan peninsula, president
of the Serbian Royal Academy (precursor of the present Serbian Academy of Sciences
and Arts), rector of the Belgrade University, founder of the Serbian Geographical Society
To celebrate this significant anniversary, the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts,
Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijic” SASA and Belgrade City Museum are organising
the International Conference aimed at commemorating Cvijić’s scientific work and social engagement.
We cordially invite you to take part at this Conference and contribute to a memory of
Cvijić through the analysis of his scientific achievements, social activities, and the impact of his work on the contemporary scientific issues.
October 12-14, 2015
Belgrade, Serbia
Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Geographical Institute „Jovan Cvijić“ SASA
Belgrade City Museum
Supported by
Faculty of Geography, University of Belgrade
Matica Srpska, Novi Sad
Serbian Geographical Society, Belgrade
Honorary Committee
President of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Academician Danilo Basta, secretary of the Department of Social Sciences SASA
Prof. Dr. Stevan Stanković, emeritus, president of the Serbian Geographical Society
Prof. Dr. Zoran Stevanović, president of the Serbian Geological Society
Prof. Dr. Dejan Filipović, dean of the Faculty of Geography, University of Belgrade
Prof. Dr. Slobodan Marković, Department of Geography, Tourism and
Hotel Management, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad
Prof. Dr. Aleksandar Radivojević, head of the Department of Geography,
Faculty of Sciences and Mathematics, University of Niš
Prof. Dr. Rajko Gnjato, dean of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics,
University of Banja Luka
Prof. Dr. Radenko Lazarević, Committee on Karst and Speleology SASA
International Scientific Committee
Prof. Dr. Guy Chemla, Institute of Geography of the Paris Sorbonne University, France
Prof. Dr. Etienne Piguet, Institute of Geography at the University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Prof. Dr. Christine Embleton-Hamann, Department of Geography and
Regional Research,University of Vienna, Austria
Dr. Lukas Plan, Natural History Museum Vienna (Karst and Cave Department), Austria
Prof. Dr. Yaroslav Vyklyuk, Vice rector for science and international cooperation of the
Bukovinian University, Ukraine
Dr. Andrej Mihevc, Karst Research Institute, Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts,
Dr. Vladimir Tolmachev, JSC Karst-control and bank protection, Russia
Dr. Mariyana Nikolova, Geographical Institute of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences,
Sofia, Bulgaria
Dr. Jana Pospíšilová, Institute of Ethnology of the Academy of Sciences of the
Czech Republic
Prof. Dr. Jakub Langhammer, Geographical Institute, Faculty of Science,
Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Prof. Dr. Çelal Șengor, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
Organizational Committee
Academician Vidojko Jović, president
Academician Ljubiša Rakić
Academician Vojislav Stanovčić
Tatjana Korićanac, head of the Belgrade City Museum
Dr. Jelena Ćalić, Geographical Institute „Jovan Cvijić“ SASA
Dr. Ana Petrović, Geographical Institute „Jovan Cvijić“ SASA
Jovana Todorić, MSc, Geographical Institute „Jovan Cvijić“ SASA
Dr. Milan Milenković, Geographical Institute „Jovan Cvijić“ SASA
Secretary of the Conference
Dr. Milan Radovanović, head of the Geographical Institute „Jovan Cvijić“ SASA
Thematic sessions
Geomorphology and Geology
Secretary: Prof. Dr. Vladica Cvetković, Corresponding Member of the SASA
Population (Migrations and Human Geography)
Secretary: Academician Olga Hadžić
Secretary: Dr. Dragana Radojičić, head of the Institute of Ethnography SASA
Political Geography
Secretary: Prof. Dr. Dragan Stanić, president of the Matica Srpska
Provisional schedule
October 12, 2015: Opening Ceremony, Welcome Cocktail, Plenary Session, Thematic Sessions
October 13, 2015: Thematic Sessions
October 14, 2015: Excursion
Important dates
June 1, 2015: Registration and abstract submission deadline
June 15, 2015: Information on abstract acceptance
August 15, 2015: Full paper submission deadline
Accepted papers will be reviewed and printed in a special publication.
Registration fee
There are no registration fees for this Conference.
In order to register, please use the on-line Registration form:
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: +381-11-2636-276
Fax: +381-11-2637-597