The 9th world conference of the Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) will be held in Shenzhen, China from 11-15 December 2017. It will boast a broad range of topics on the latest state-of-the-art on the science, policy and practice of Ecosystem Services. The overarching theme will likely focus on the role of ecosystem services in ecosystem restoration and nature based solutions in natural, rural and urban areas.
The ESP world conferences are organised bi-annually and rotate over the continents to reach a diverse audience. This year we will target Asia, after hosting the 8th world conference in South Africa, Africa in 2015.
The selected venue for this conference in Kylin Villa Shenzhen, China. Kylin Villa is 24 km away from Shenzhen Airport. It takes about 30 minutes to drive there. More practical information is provided on the conference website.