EDA Annual Convention 2016 – Call for papers


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The European Demolition Association, EDA, is pleased to call for papers for its 2016 Annual Convention, to be held in Glasgow, 9th – 11th June, 2016.

Under the motto “Innovating together” professionals from several countries will attend this Convention to discover the last industry trends, discuss common objectives and work on best practices for the industry.



After understanding the importance of working together, now it is time for the innovation.

The demolition is every day more and more linked with decontamination and recycling, and in order to stablish new ways of innovation in these related fields is necessary the participation of all the professionals of the European demolition industry.


General guidelines for submisions

  1. Submissions have to be sent using the form below
  2. The main language of the conference is English. All the submissions have to be done in English; deppending on request, there will be interpretation from-to several languages.
  3. Submitting an abstract implies a commitment to attend and do the presentation at the 2016 EDA Annual Convention.
  4. Commercial papers will not be accepted.
  5. In order to ensure broad participation, abstracts are limited to one per author.
  6. All the submissions accepted for presentations, could be used as materials for publication in the association areas and will be included in the conference book.


General terms for speakers

  1. If your abstract is selected, EDA will give you a free Conference ticket for the Convention as well as 2 nights of accommodation. The speaker will assume any other costs.
  2. All the presentations (PPT files shown on the screen and/or summary of the presentation) have to be done in English.
  3. There will be simultaneous interpretation to several languages, depending on the demand of the participants. If there is interpretation from-to another language the speaker may do the presentation on that language, if not the presentation will have to be done in English.
  4. Submitting an abstract implies a commitment to attend and do the presentation at the 2016 EDA Annual Convention.
  5. During the Convention, the speakers have to be available for questions and/or round table debate about the topics presented.


Important dates

  • 20/11/15- Paper submission begins
  • 30/01/16- Paper submission deadline
  • 12/02/16- Notification of paper decision


Submit your paper

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When you submit this form an e-mail with your submission is generated. You will receive a copy of the e-mail sent. After receiving your paper, we will send you a confirmation of the submission