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General information

Welcome to Lund and the LUCCI Conference.


This is a free conference is organised by LUCCI, a research environment at Lund University financed for 10 years 2008-2018. The conference will be held in Lund, Sweden, on October 2-4. The theme for the conference is carbon cycling and climate interactions, with historacally, present time and future aspects. The conference is presented in sessions, and abstracts can be submitted for specific sessions or in general. 

This page is being continuously updated.

For questions and support: contact susanna [dot] olsson [at] nateko [dot] lu [dot] se (Susanna Olsson)


Important dates

9th May: Registration and abstract submission opens

15th June: Abstract submission deadline

13th July: Abstract acceptance notice

17th August: Registration deadline

31st August: Final date for free cancellation and changes

2-4 October: LUCCI Conference

Presentations, posters and talks


Time frames for presentations:

Keynote speakers:

25 + 5 minutes


15 + 5 minutes


Posters will be presented with a one minute speed talk before a poster mingle session in relation to the conference session theme.


Understanding today’s carbon cycle and its interactions with the climate system and ecosystems

Carbon cycling in northern peatlands, past, present and future

Climate and carbon cycle variability during the Quaternary

Mass extinctions, carbon cycle and climate proxies in ancient ecosystems

Modelling of present and future ecosystem processes with a background of Holocene and pre-Holocene scenarios and data

Go to Session themes page for more detailed information

Number of participants


There is a limited number of 120 participants, where LUCCI members are first priority, but external participants are warmly welcome to participate, with a first come first served policy. 

Fees and expenses policy


This conference in the final of the research council funded ten year research environment LUCCI. We are inviting you to join for free to celebrate and to contribute to make it a great conference. However, there will be a fee of 500 SEK for late cancellations to cover food and administration costs.


LUCCI - Lund University Centre for studies of Carbon Cycle and Climate Interactions

Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science

Lund University

Sölvegatan 12

S-223 62 Lund, Sweden