Università degli Studi di Pavia
Dipartimento di Biologia Animale
Centro Interdisciplinare di Bioacustica e Ricerche AmbientaliVia Taramelli 24 - 27100 Pavia - Italy e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org phone +39-0382-987874
4th International Workshop on Detection, Classification and Localization (DCL) of Marine Mammals Using Passive Acoustics
Previous DCL Workshops
The Dataset is available at
Having these workshops organized together
particularly topical given the emerging interest and need
processing acoustic monitoring data into meaningful
statistics to be used for science, management and
1st International Workshop on Density Estimation (DE) of Marine Mammals Using Passive Acoustics
This one-day workshop will bring together
researchers working on estimating absolute density or
marine mammal populations using passive acoustics. It will
immediately after the DCL workshop. All those attending
workshop and with an interest in this field are welcome to
workshop will begin with a tutorial overview of the area,
contributed oral and poster presentations showcasing
Time will be set aside for open discussion. We invite
relevant research in this area to submit it for
presentation in oral or
poster form. We anticipate that interest in this workshop
will be high,
and we may need to limit participation to ensure dynamic
interactive exchange of ideas.
The conference hall is in the Cairoli College (Piazza
Deadlines & Important Dates
2009: Registration and Abstract
September 30: Deadline for presenting full papers for the Proceedings (details will be available soon)
September 9: 17 PM, Registration
and welcome buffet
There will be joint submission of papers to both workshops. The Scientific Committee will accept abstracts (300 words max) by email, preferably in MS Word format (abstract template).
Send Abstracts to email@example.com
All abstracts of presentations and workshops summaries will be published online.
Questions regarding the workshops should be directed to Gianni Pavan < Gianni.firstname.lastname@example.org >
Conference Secretariat (registration, payment, & accomodation booking) is managed by
Registration, Payment, Accomodation
Participants are kindly requested to fill in the Registration and Accommodation form (download the form) and send it to the Organizing Secretariat (Pragma Congressi) preferably by e-mail email@example.com or by fax +39 0382304892.
DCL Workshop 180€, DE Workshop 60€, both Workshops 200€.
at the conference, the registration fees are 215€, 70€ and
The standard fees will be maintained for few days for those Authors who will receive late response about the acceptance of their abstracts.
Workshop fee includes:
for students of the course on Terrestrial and Marine
CIBRA students, and one-day visitors:
registration 100€ - social dinner not included
Comfortable accommodation will be arranged in University Colleges and in three and four star Hotels. Some of the colleges are historical institutions going back to the 16th century. The colleges are always very comfortable and provided with single rooms and personal bathrooms. Most of them are located within walking distance from the conference venue.
Booking will be managed by the workshop Secretariat. Details and accomodation prices are in the Registration form.
For hotel accommodation participants are requested to send, together with the booking form, a credit card number as a guarantee only. It is not necessary to leave a deposit, but in case of no-show the Hotel will charge on the credit card a fare of one night. Participants will pay the Hotel directly, on site.
Participants are requested to pay the college accommodation in advance by using the Registration form.
Special accomodation fees are available for those who register and book through the Workshops Secretariat. We strongly suggest to book early.
Companies and Institutions willing to show and demonstrate their products and services related with underwater bioacoustics are welcome. Information about fees and available facilities are available on request. Write to firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Posters should not exceed 90 cm in width
120 cm in height. It is suggested to provide and
distribute A4 prints
of your posters; to be sure your posters are easily
reduced to the A4 format, don't use a character size
smaller than 24
points. As a general rule, check carefully that your
poster is readable
when printed in A4 format.
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