The conference will be organised through the Centre for Mountain Studies
, conference organiser Andy Macpherson
, at Perth College
, an academic partner of the UHI Millennium Institute
The conference programme will be organised through a local Steering Committee led by Scottish Natural Heritage and the Centre for Mountain Studies
, with the support of the International Advisory Committee
, including members from all the involved countries.
Close linkage will be maintained through the main Government Agencies responsible for conservation of nature and landscape in advising on the final form of the programme.
Papers are invited on any of the themes set out in the prospectus above, and abstracts of no more than 250 words should be with the conference organisers by 15 March 2002.
After review by the International Advisory Committee
, potential contributors will be advised regarding the selection of papers.
Preliminary contact from intending contributors will be welcomed.
Further details on the event itself will be available from the organiser, Andrew Macpherson
Andrew Macpherson, Co-ordinator for IYM 2002 Scotland
Centre for Mountain Studies, Perth College, Crieff Road, PERTH PH1 2NX