On behalf of the Scientific Committee and the Organizing Committee of the International Sopot Youth Conference 2017 we would like to thank all of participants and presenters for their great efforts.

This year we had 26 presentations and 39 posters! All of those were prepared by over 80 university students, Ph.D. students and young doctors.

The Scientific Committee Financial Awards go to: 

1)      The Geoplanet Award to Braszka Łukasz  for the best Poster entitled “Potential cardiotoxicity of urethane in Wistar male rats”. 

2)      The Sopot Science Association Award to Wróbel Wiktor  for the best Social Presentations “Relationship between social anxiety and study addiction”.

3)      The Director of the Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences Award to Stokowski Marcin  “The characteristics of the carbonate system in the Odra river estuary (Poland)” for the best presentation in the field of Natural Sciences.

In addition, the Conference Jury decided to recognize 2 additional oral presentations and 2 posters:

1)     Bukowska Joanna and Edyta  for the poster entitled “Killer Social Media”! 

2)      Dołęga Elżbieta  for the poster entitled “The Earth limits”! 

3)      Mikulewicz Michael for the presentation in the field of Social Sciences, entitled “Adaptation to Climate Change in Africa: A Technical Riddle or a Democratic Challenge?”!

4)      Walczyńska Katarzyna for the presentation in the field of Natural Sciences, entitled “Melting glaciers – an inconspicuous threat to polar zooplankton”!



Once again, we congratulate all participants for really great work! We wish you further success and we hope to see you next year!