• 24th April 2024
  • by secretary

Tropentag 2024
September, 11-13
Vienna, Austria and online


Organised by:
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Institute and Cluster of Development Research

Venue: BOKU University, Peter Jordanstrasse 82, 1190 Vienna
Lead local organisation: Andreas Melcher

Submission procedure

The conference’s language will be English. Abstracts of 250-350 words of original research on the featured topic must be submitted by 3rd May 2024 using the
online form at Please ensure that the abstracts are of an appropriate level of quality in terms of content and language. A panel of reviewers
will decide on accepting an abstract as a poster or oral presentation. A program committee will allocate accepted abstracts to interdisciplinary sessions. Acceptance
of abstracts will be notified by 20th June 2024. Participants must confirm their participation by 15th July 2024 and pay the conference fee by 1st August 2024.

Contributions will be grouped into thematic clusters and presented in guided oral or poster sessions.
All presented contributions will be included in the book of abstracts, both in print and online.

Dates and deadlines

  • Submission of abstracts 3rd May, 2024
  • Submission of workshops 20th May, 2024
  • Acceptance of abstracts 20 th June, 2024
  • Acceptance of workshops 20 th June, 2024
  • Reconfirmation of contribution 15 th July, 2024
  • Early bird payment of conf. fee 1st August, 2024


AGRINATURA Travel Grants for Tropentag Conference

AGRINATURA is excited to offer travel grants to support 8 students from Agrinatura member institutions, each worth 300 EUR, to attend the Tropentag Conference.

Application Process:

  • Ensure your abstract is accepted by the Tropentag conference committee.
  • Send the accepted abstract and a request letter for the travel grant to the Agrinatura Secretariat at by 12th July.

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Must be a student of an Agrinatura member institution (check the list of member institutions here).
  2. Must be the first author of the contribution.
  3. Must be personally present at the conference (grants are given in person at the conference, not in advance).
  4. Must place the Agrinatura logo on the contribution (poster or presentation) and agree to publication on the website.
  5. Must write a short profile and confirm they are not subsidized by another grant to participate.

Take advantage of this opportunity to contribute and connect at Tropentag! For any questions or further information, please contact the Agrinatura Secretariat.