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2020 Conference

Our Changing World

BioPhysical Economic 

Models for the 


10th International Conference

This year's BioPhysical Economic Conference will be held on June 10th - 15th, 2020, at the Flathead Lake Biological Station in Polson, MT, USA. The Station offers a state of the art facility with the capacity for intimate meetings where we can easily share ideas. The price will include catered meals. Accommodations are available on site. We have chosen this site because of its natural beauty, wonderful facilities and relatively low cost. The theme is: Our Changing World: BioPhysical Economic Models for the Anthropocene.

We are anticipating a diverse group of scientists who are contributing to the field of BioPhysical Economics and want you to submit an abstract.

Conference Schedule Topics

Day 1: Climate Change and Sociopolitical trends and their impact on the World we live in.

Day 2:  Agriculture and water scarcity in the developed and developing world.

Day 3 Complex Systems: Modeling Energy, Economics and Development. 

Day 4Where do we go from here ... techniques and models for the next decade. 

Important Dates:

April 1  - Last Day for Submission of Abstracts (200 words) and Application Form*


April 5   - Acceptance notification

April 15 - Preliminary Program

*Special consideration will be given to participants who will require traveling visas.  Please contact Jessica Lambert 

( for more details.  


Accommodations and Logistics 


This year's conference will be held at Biological Station located on gorgeous Flathead Lake, MT, USA. This state-of-the-art facility includes access to high-speed internet and modern conference amenities.  For logistical reasons conference lodging will be billed separately. However, food is included in the cost of the conference and transportation to and from the Glacier Park International Airport (FCA) is available upon request.  For those attendees on a budget and wishing to rent a car, we recommend the slightly larger and less expensive Missoula International Airport, MSO (a two hour drive from the conference facilities).

Registration Fee:

Registration fees will include board for the entirety of the conference. Accommodations are located on site.*  


* We will work individually to accommodate attendees living in the surrounding area or those wishing to stay off site. Please contact if you have questions. 


Registration is now open. Check out our registration page.


ISBPE Members will be entitled to a $50 discount from the Registration Fees. Become a member now and enjoy more benefits: 

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