Conference presentations

Oral presentation at the conference “Changes at the other end of the chain”, organized by Wageningen University, the Netherlands May 16 -17 2001. Food consumption patterns and the land required for the production of this food.


Poster presentation at the conference “Paradoxes in Food Chains and Networks”, organized by the Management Studies Group of Wageningen University, the Netherlands in Noordwijk June 6-8 2002. Energy Use in Food Production Chains: The Consequences of Reduction Strategies.


Poster presentation summer school “Integrated assessment of vulnerable ecosystems under global change”, organized by Potsdam-Institute für Klimafolgenforschung (PIK), Germany, in Peyresq, France September 14th 2003: Resource use in food systems.


Oral presentation at the conference “Elfde Sociaal wetenschappelijke studiedagen SISWO, Eating and drinking. Trends and tensions after 1945. Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 22-23 2004: Food and land use. The influence of consumption patterns on the use of agricultural resources.


Oral presentation with A.J. Schilstra at the International peat congress June 6-11 2004, Tampere, Finland: An historic perspective on the vulnerability of the Netherlands to environmental change: life in a cut-away.


Oral presentation at the IIASA midsummer workshop, organized by the International Institute for Applied Systems Analyses, Laxenburg, Austria, June 2004. Resourse use in food systems.


Poster presentation at the PROFETAS Symposium “Transition towards sustainable protein supply chains. Wageningen, the Netherlands 20th Oktober: Consumption patterns and land required for food.


Oral presentation at the 11th Annual International Sustainable Research Conference, Helsinki, Finland, June 6-8 2005. Measurement of Environmental Sustainability of Food Companies using a life Cycle Approach.


Oral presentation with S. Nonhebel at the 3td international Conference “Industrial Ecology for a Sustainable Future”. June 12-15 2005 Stockholm, Sweden. Dietary Trends and Land use, the impact of changing food consumption patterns on agricultural land resources.


Oral presentation with H.C. Moll at the start conference of the SCORE! network on sustainable consumption November 24-26, Wuppertal, Germany. Pathways towards Sustainable Food Consumption Patterns.


Poster presentation at the Conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics (ESEE), Integrating natural and social sciences for sustainability, June 5-8 2007, Leipzig Germany. The water footprint of Energy Carriers.


Oral presentation at the IGU/LUCC Central Europe Conference 2007 “Man in the landscape across frontiers: Landscape and land use change in Central European border regions”. August 28th - September 4th 2007. Slovenia, Austria, Slovakia, Czechia. The water footprint of energy from biomass.


Oral presentation at the Sustainable Consumption and Production conference: Framework for action, March 10-11 2008, Brussels, Belgium.Conference of the Sustainable Consumption Research Exchange (SCORE!) Network, supported by the EU’s 6th Framework Programme. The Water Footprint of the Netherlands.


Oral presentation 13th IWRA World water Congress, September 1-4 2008, Montpellier, France. The water footprint of energy carriers.


Oral presentation 15th Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference, July 5-8 2009, Utrecht, the Netherlands. Water footprints of primary bio-energy in the Netherlands, Brazil, the United States and Zimbabwe.


Gerbens-Leenes, P.W. 2010. Oral presentation at the conference Innovation for sustainable production I-SUP2010, 20 April 2010 Brugge, Belgium. The water footprint of renewable transport fuels in Europe.


Gerbens-Leenes, P.W., 2010. Oral presentation (13 June 2010) at the conference ‘VII Anque international congress, Integral water cycle: Present and future ‘ A shared commitment”. 13-16 June 2010, Oviedo, Spain. The water footprint of sweeteners and bioethanol.


Gerbens-Leenes, P.W., 2010. Oral presentation (13 June 2010) at the conference ‘VII Anque international congress, Integral water cycle: Present and future ‘ A shared commitment”. 13-16 June 2010, Oviedo, Spain. The water footprint of a swimming pool.


Gerbens-Leenes, 2010. Oral presentation (25 August 2010) at the conference of the International Society for Ecological Economics ‘Advancing Sustainability in a time of crisis’. Oldenburg-Bremen, Germany, 22-25 August 2010. The water footprint of energy scenarios.


Gerbens-Leenes, P.W., 2010. Oral presentation (10 November) at the conference Water and Energy organized by the International Water Association (IWA), Amsterdam, November 10-12. Water for energy, The use of the water footprint concept for the assessment of water use for bioenergy.