European conference of defence and the environment


- - -   ABSTRACT DEADLINE March 30th 2019   - - -

The organizing committee warmly welcomes participants to give presentations at the conference.

The ECDE 2019 aims to highlight the following focus areas:
• Chemicals & Compliance
• Biodiversity & Noise Management
• Climate
• Energy
• International Operations
• Green Procurement

Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes with an additional 10 minutes for questions. If you wish to give a presentation during the conference, please send in an abstract no later than March 30th 2019 to Patrik Carlén:



Abstracts should be compiled according to the abstract template below. Abstracts are limited to 1 page and will be published in the ECDE mobile app at the conference.

Please note that presentations slots are limited and the organizing committee cannot guarantee that all requests to present will be accepted. The organizing committee will evaluate all abstracts with the proviso to reject presentations that are out of the scope of the conference.

All presenters are requested to cover their own conference fee and accommodation expenses. 






Archive Proceedings


ECDE 2017 Proceedings

ECDE 2017 -Proceedings(pdf) (5.7 MB)


ECDE 2015 Proceedings

Document can be downloaded here:

ECDE 2015 -Proceedings(pdf) (5.7 MB)

Best Available Techniques (BAT) Management of the Environmental Impact of Shooting Ranges

Document can be downloaded here:

BAT Document (pdf) (10 MB)


ECDE 2013 Proceedings

Document can be downloaded here:

ECDE 2013 -Proceedings(pdf) (5.7 MB)


The Defence Forces and Biodiversity - The impact of military activities on natural values

Document can be downloaded here:

Biodiversity and Defence (pdf) (2.8 MB)


Försvarshögskolan /
Swedish Defence University

Stockholm, Sweden



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