Open Sessions - Auditorium Facultat de Ciències

Thursday 16 May 2019




Xavier Gabarrell and Patrizia Ziveri

Melanie Wary and Cristina Madrid


Keynote 1 Presentation

Marina Fischer-Kowalski. Paradise lost - back to a future. Sustainable Development Goals and Climate Targets: intersections and contradictions

Chair:  Gonzalo Gamboa



Pitches 1A  

Submissions # 5, 9, 27, 10, 28, 13, 30, 15, 24

Chair: Anke Schaffartzik




Keynote 2 Presentation

Thomas Pedersen. The push and pull of acting on global warming

Chair: Eric Galbraith



Pitches 1B  

Submissions # 16, 29, 47, 20, 35, 46, 21

Chair: Robin Harder


Round table

Where is our research going? Overcoming challenges in environmental studies

Marina Fischer-Kowalski, Robert Ayres, Thomas Pedersen

Moderator: Isabelle Anguelovski

Friday 17 May 2019


Keynote 3 Presentation

Robert Ayres. Squaring the circle

Chair: Laura Talens



Pitches 2A  

Submissions # 7, 17, 37, 11, 19, 23, 41, 33

Chair: Ola Stedje Hanserud





Pitches 2B  

Submissions # 32, 44, 49, 34, 40, 31, 48, 39

Chair: Santiago Gorostiza


Invited Presentation

Queralt Gonzalez Martos. The European Charter for Researchers, its impact in your research and your research career.

Chair:  Veronica Colombo

Works presented at the ICTASS2019

#5. Sara Mingorría & María Heras. Art, activism, education and research: Learning from cultural expressions of socio-environmental conflicts.

#7. Pablo Knobel et al. Systematic review of multi-dimensional quality assessment tools for urban green spaces.

#9. Remo Santagata. Assessing the sustainability of urban eco-systems through Emergy-based circular economy indicators.

#10. Daniel Maghanjo Mwamidi & Pablo Dominguez. Pastoral Commons as Areas of Conservation: The Case of Taita hills in South West of Kenya.

#11. Sarah Paradis et al. Effects of deep bottom trawling in sedimentary organic matter during different trawling seasons on the flanks of La Fonera Canyon, NW Mediterranean.

#12. Marta Iglesias-Émbil et al. Raw material use in electric vehicles – a sustainability assessment.

#13. Joël Foramitti et al.  Comparing the performance of an emission tax and a permit market under uncertainty and bounded rationality.

#15. Théo Konc at al. Carbon pricing with endogenous social preferences.

#16. Franziska Klein et al. Environmental tax reform through a behavioural-evolutionary lens.

#17. Petra Benyei et al. The potential of citizen science school programs to reverse Traditional Agroecological Knowledge’s erosion: a case study in Catalonia.

#18. David García Del Amo et al. Including Indigenous and local knowledge in climate research. A researchers’ opinion assessment.

#19. Marta Camps, Santiago Gorostiza & David Saurí. Gardens Red and Black: The anarcho-syndicalist organization of urban agriculture in Barcelona during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939).

#20. Francesc Baró, Amalia Calderón-Argelich et al. The role of street trees benefits in the distributional environmental justice of a compact city.

#21. Irene Iniesta-Arandia, Sara Mingorría et al.  How can researchers play a role in sustainability transformations within the current neoliberal academic environment?

#23. Riccardo Mastini.  A degrowth critique of the Green New Deal.

#24. Michaël Grelaud, Laura Simon-Sánchez & Patrizia Ziveri. Seasonal variation of microplastics pollution in Mediterranean islands beaches as an effect of tourism.

#25. Matthew Watts (presented by Graham Mortyn). Influence of Socio-Economic, Demographic and Climate Factors on the Regional Distribution of Dengue in the United States and Mexico.

#26. Irais Vazquez et al. A Life Cycle Based Electricity Carbon Footprint: The Case of Puebla, Mexico.

#27. Carme Estruch et al. Monitoring greenhouse gasses in delta de l’Ebre paddies.

#28. Roberta Johnson et al. Ocean acidification, not warming, may reduce pteropod abundance in the Mediterranean Sea.

#29. Felipe Parada et al.  Urban Agriculture: Estimation of the environmental impacts associated with different water sources, at the building and neighborhood scale.

#30. Albert Bach Pagès et al. Mediterranean Forests and Human Health.

#31. Eleonora Fanari. The rise of conflicts around protected areas as a result of a new green policies: a case study from India.

#32. Nina Clausager, Valeria Calvas et al. The Political Ecology of the Informal Recycling Sector.

#33. Antoni Mas-Ponce et al. Building socio-ecological indicators to evaluate Global Change effects on Mediterranean river basins. The study cases of la Tordera and Besòs river basins (NE Catalonia).

#34. Fulvia Calcagni et al. A tag is worth a thousand pictures: Social media metadata analysis to uncover gendered patterns of plural cultural ecosystem services values distribution.

#35. Stephen Bell et al.  Abandoned agricultural soils as carbon sinks: accidental climate heroes?

#36. Kim Scherrer & Eric Galbraith. Integrating humans into a global model of the marine wild-capture fishery: small-scale fishing by coastal communities.

#37. Alexandra Pena & Maria Rosa Rovira Val. LCC method for economic assessment of urban food production. application in tomato production of an integrated rooftop greenhouse (i-rtg) in Barcelona.

#38. Miguel Mallo et al. History of Corallium rubrum biometric parameters and carbon mitigation capacity change: a meta-analysis in Catalan Sea and off Liguria

#39. Sara Miñarro et al. Differences in well-being among small-scale fisheries.

#40. Sven Pallacks. Reconstructing past dynamics of fish populations in the Mediterranean Sea.

#41. Angela Pedroso T et al. The perspective of LEDs technology as powerful lighting for the cities.

#43. Aljoša Slameršak. Will negative emissions save us from catastrophic climate change?

#44. Maribel Lozano. Dendroculture: A new tool for the interpretation of socio-ecological heritage as a conservation strategy. Case Study: Serranía de la Lindosa, Guaviare, Colombia.

#45. Cristina Madrid-Lopez. Not ageing that well: the demographic metabolism of the shale gas sector in Pennsylvania.

#46. Falilu Adekunbi and Patrizia Ziveri. Impacts of Ocean Acidification on Coccolithophores off the Southwest Coast of Nigeria.

#47. Maria V. Pastor & Ramin Soleymani-Fard. Trends in open access scholarly communication at ICTA-UAB 2011-2018.

#48. Joan Muñoz Liesa et al. Improving energy buildings metabolism: integrated rooftop greenhouses.

#49. Robin Harder et al. Re-circulating nutrients from human excreta and wastewater to biomass production: pathways, processes, and products.

Find your way to ICTASS2019 open sessions: Auditorium, School of Science.