November 13, 2015 :  Registration and payment details

Registration: To attend, you will need to create an Ex Ordo account (using When you log in, you will have a "Register to attend" to-do on your dashboard. When you click on this, you will be brought to the registration page. On this page you will be able to register for the events that you would like to, and will finish by paying with Paypal or by paying with Bank Transfer.


Credit card: Payment is made on the platform. (

Bank Transfer: After receiving an e-mail with the details of your registration, you should make a bank transfer

Account number: 003503680000565363083
IBAN: PT50003503680000565363083
Banking institution: CAIXA GERAL DE DEPÓSITOS
Branch office: ISCTE-IUL/Lisboa
Reference to be indicated on transfer: MESDCONF+LAST NAME+FIRST NAME
Please, send proof of your payment for ""


November 9, 2015 :  ‘Early Bird’ Registration deadline postponed

The deadline for early bird registration is extended until 13 November.


November 4, 2015 :  ‘Early Bird’ Registration deadline postponed

The deadline for early bird registration is extended until 9 November.


September 8, 2015 :

Many researchers have requested a postponement of the deadline for paper and abstract submissions to MESD 2015. MESD’15 organization is pleased to acknowledge that a large number of authors have already submitted, but decided to meet this request. Please consider the extended deadlines bellow:

 Events Initial deadlines New deadlines
 Submission deadline for extended abstract September 7, 2015 September 28, 2015
 Notification of acceptance September 12, 2015 October 19, 2015
 ‘Early Bird’ Registration deadline October 16, 2015 November 13, 2015
 Regular registration start date October 17, 2015 November 14, 2015
 Submission deadline for final papers November 29, 2015 November 29, 2015
 Conference dates December 13-15, 2015 December 13-15, 2015


August 31, 2015 :

Global Cleaner Production & Sustainable Consumption Conference

Accelerating the Transition to Equitable Post Fossil-Carbon Societies
1 - 4 November 2015 | Sitges, Barcelona, Spain

The Global Cleaner Production & Sustainable Consumption Conference is being designed to be holistic, integrative, trans-disciplinary, and trans-sectorial in nature. It will focus on strategic, and preventative concepts and approaches, which are being implemented to speed up the great transition to post-fossil carbon societies, and that are ecologically, ethically, socially, culturally, and economically sustainable. 

For more information, please visit



June 10, 2015 : MESD'15 Keynote Speaker

Paul Shrivastava, Executive Director of Future will deliver a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the MESD'15.

Paul Shrivastava, is the Executive Director of Future Earth, and Professor at Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.  He also leads the International Chair for Arts and Sustainable Enterprise (IRCASE) at ICN Business School, Nancy, France. Dr. Shrivastava received his Ph. D. from the University of Pittsburgh.  He was tenured Associate Professor of Management at the Stern School of Business, NYU, and held the Howard I. Scott Chair in Management at Bucknell University. He has published 15 books and over 100 articles in scholarly and professional journals.


May 25 , 2015 : MESD'15 Website Online

We are proud to announce that MESD'15 Website is now availabe and online.


May 6 , 2015 : Cleaner Production Journal supports MESD'15

The Journal of Cleaner Production Production (5-Year Impact Factor: 4.088) has agreed to develop a Special Volume entitled "MNEs' strategic dynamics and climate change: drivers, barriers and impacts of necessary organisational change" with MESD'15 selected papers.  To know more about this special issue and other possible publications, visit The Journal of Cleaner Production Production website

The Journal of Cleaner Production serves as a transdisciplinary, international forum for the exchange of information and research concepts, policies, and technologies designed to help ensure progress towards making societies and regions more sustainable. It aims to encourage innovation and creativity, new and improved products, and the implementation of new, cleaner structures, systems, processes, products and services. It is also designed to stimulate the development and implementation of prevention oriented governmental policies and educational programmes.

Download the Call for papers

The publication of selected parpers in association with other international journals is being negotiated at the time of this writing.