DeepSurf 2021

When: 8:00, Tuesday 12 October 2021 - 17:00, Thursday 14 October 2021

Location: Nancy, France

Registration fee: 250€ to 500€

Organizer: Université de Lorraine



DEEPSURF Conference is a forum for scientific, political and societal debate arising from the need to manage natural resources in a more sustainable way in the context of climate change and transition to green and renewable energies. Questions and challenges emerging from the Green Deal promoted by the European Union will be at the heart of the Conference.

How to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and enhance carbon dioxide sequestrations.

How to improve our knowledge of complex ecosystems involved in ecological transition.

How to contribute to the debate on sustainable resource management.

The Conference aims to bring together scientists from a range of disciplines: geosciences, environment, soil, forest sciences, applied mathematics, geography, history, economics, and social and legal sciences. Such diversity is necessary in order to debate the major challenges posed by the European Green Deal.

Three plenary sessions on: 

Carbon storage

Matter and heat transfer

Use of land and subsurface for energy transition

Several specific sessions on

  • Data management and computational sciences
  • Geological storage
  • Low-emission hydrocarbons
  • Biomass production and soil ecosystem services
  • Optimization in forest ecology and management
  • Agricultural land and wasteland
  • Metals for energy transition
  • Etc.

Abstract Submission

Call for papers for the 2021 DEEPSURF International Conference is open until the August 15th, 2021. Registration for the conference will open on early June.

Duration of a regular oral talk: 15 minutes, including 5 minutes for discussions

Guidelines for posters: Posters must be printed for the conference, size A0, portrait orientation.

Language for talk and posters: English

For any question, please send an email to

How to submit an abstract for the oral and poster session

Choose among five field trips included in the deepsurf conference pack​


Event Website

Registration will open at the beginning of June.

Last updated on the 26-04-2021 by Construction21 Communication