RIO18 21st World Congress of Soil Science

Soil Science: Beyond food and fuel


The International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS), the Latin American Soil Science Society (SLCS) and the Brazilian Soil Science Society (SBCS) is delighted to invite you to the 21st World Congress of Soil Science. The congress will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 12-17, 2018 and the committees hope that you will be able to join them for this global meeting.

As the most acclaimed meeting in the area of Soil Science, the WCSS will gather a large number of scientists and industries. It is expected the attendance of 7,500 participants, from more than 140 countries around the world. This will be an excellent learning experience, an opportunity for knowledge exchange toward technological advances, as well as a business opportunity for companies dealing in areas related to Soil Science.

The City of Rio de Janeiro is a cosmopolitan metropolis, known worldwide for its scenic beauty and natural resources, which provides a harmonious and agreeable environment for the inhabitants (“cariocas”) and visitors. Rio de Janeiro City’s main virtues are the kindness and hospitality with which all visitors are received. We invite you to enjoy the many attractions of Rio and find the reasons for the title – “Cidade Maravilhosa” (wonderful city).

For more information please visit the Conference Website