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Events: 1 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015


Council of Forest Industries 2015 Annual Convention COFI - 4 months ago
The COFI Annual Convention is recognized as the pre-eminent forest industry conference in western Canada. With participation from industry C-suites and operations staff from continental North America and offshore, senior representatives from customers, suppliers, financial institutions, law firms, consultants, government and education, it is the place to be to connect, network and hear the latest trends and news for anyone involved in the industry.

Starts: 8 Apr 2015 - Ends: 9 Apr 2015 - Location: Prince George, BC, Canada

International conference "Coppice Forests: Past, Present and Future" IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2015-04-09 to 2015-04-11, Brno, Czech Republic, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.02.00 Coppice forests have been a focal topic in forestry, ecology and nature conservation over the past decades. This short-rotation management system has a long tradition in the temperate regions of Europe and Asia. As a result of its multi-purpose functions, such as biomass production and biodiversity conservation, the importance of coppicing is widely recognized. Today, coppice forests are confronted with new challenges...

Starts: 9 Apr 2015 - Ends: 11 Apr 2015 - Location: Brno, Czech Republic

International conference "Coppice Forests: Past, Present and Future" IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2015-04-09 to 2015-04-11, Brno, Czech Republic, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.02.00 Coppice forests have been a focal topic in forestry, ecology and nature conservation over the past decades. This short-rotation management system has a long tradition in the temperate regions of Europe and Asia. As a result of its multi-purpose functions, such as biomass production and biodiversity conservation, the importance of coppicing is widely recognized. Today, coppice forests are confronted with new challenges...

Starts: 9 Apr 2015 - Ends: 11 Apr 2015 - Location: Brno, Czech Republic

7th World Water Forum FAO - 2 months ago
Sun, 12 Apr 2015 - Fri, 17 Apr 2015, Organizer: World Water Council (WWC) , Republic of Korea, Daegu-EXCO, 3F Room 315 & 320 . 7th World Water Forum

Starts: 12 Apr 2015 - Ends: 17 Apr 2015 - Location: DaeguEXCO, 3F Room 315 & 320 , Republic of Korea

South American Workshop on CBD Implementation and Financial Reporting CBD - 3 months ago
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Starts: 13 Apr 2015 - Ends: 14 Apr 2015 - Location: Asunción, PARAGUAY

Bio-economy Symposium: Sowing Innovation – Reaping Sustainability; Forests' Crucial Role in a Green Economy IUFRO - 3 months ago
From 2015-04-13 to 2015-04-14, Vienna, , IUFRO Unit(s) involved: IUFRO IUFRO is pleased to announce that the Symposium "Sowing Innovation - Reaping Sustainability: Forests' Crucial Role in a Green Economy" will be held in collaboration with the Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BMLFUW) prior to the IUFRO Enlarged Board meeting. The symposium will be part of the Austrian Forest Dialogue (Walddialog).

Starts: 13 Apr 2015 - Ends: 14 Apr 2015 - Location: Vienna, AT

Decision Support Systems for Forestry Purposes IUFRO - 2 months ago
From 2015-04-13 to 2015-04-15, Łagów, , IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 4.02.05 Implementing and maintaining Sustainable Forest Management requires precise planning based on a comprehensive and accurate information about the forest. Despite the increasing knowledge level about forest vegetation and processes occurring in forested areas, the resource management is a major challenge for foresters , thus requires the use of more and more sophisticated and complex information systems. Forest inventory and monitoring...

Starts: 13 Apr 2015 - Ends: 15 Apr 2015 - Location: Łagów, PL

Karelia Symposium - Next Generation Wood UEF School of Forest Sciences - 2 months ago
Are you interested in the new ways of using wood and the production of wood biomass in the bioeconomy? Come and join us in the Karelia Symposium - Next Generation Wood in Joensuu, Finland 13 April 2015.

Starts: 13 Apr 2015 - Ends: 13 Apr 2015 - Location: Joensuu, Finland

International Agroforestry Convention INAF - 8 months ago
Discussions were conducted in different modalities such as oral presentations, posters and thematic conferences that will focus on the issues that are listed below: Forests and Society Forests, biodiversity and ecosystem services Forests and climate change Forests and Water Interactions Forest biomass and bioenergy Forests and Production Forest protection, integrated pest and disease management Production of coffee and cocoa Sustainable technologies of agricultural production: agroforestry and agro-productive...

Starts: 14 Apr 2015 - Ends: 15 Apr 2015 - Location: Havana, Cuba

SILVA Network Conference: Should all Forestry Students learn the same? Generalization versus Specialization IUFRO - 3 months ago
From 2015-04-16 to 2015-04-18, Vienna, , IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 6.09.00 The discussion of a standard curriculum of forest sciences, e.g. throughout Europe, and a standard competence profile of the graduates is not new. There was an “undefined consensus”, that forest graduates should have a certain know how to meet the expectations of the forestry sector. With the implementation of the Bologna process, which strongly focusses on learning outcomes and competences. this discussion has gained new attention.

Starts: 16 Apr 2015 - Ends: 18 Apr 2015 - Location: Vienna, AT

CBD Regional Workshop to Facilitate the Description of Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas (EBSAs) in the North-West Indian Ocean, Adjacent Gulf Areas and the Red Sea and Training Session on EBSAs CBD - 7 months ago
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Starts: 19 Apr 2015 - Ends: 24 Apr 2015 - Location: Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Earth Day Concert Italia FAO - 4 months ago
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 - Sun, 19 Apr 2015, Organizer: Earth Day Italia, Italy, Villa Borghese, Rome. Earth Day Concert Italia

Starts: 19 Apr 2015 - Ends: 19 Apr 2015 - Location: Villa Borghese, Rome, Italy

NOVA PhD Course Modern Bioenergy Systems and Technologies NB Forest - 4 months ago
University of Eastern Finland, School of Forest Sciences will organize a NOVA PhD Course Modern Bioenergy Systems and Technologies. Course description:

Starts: 20 Apr 2015 - Ends: 24 Apr 2015 - Location: Joensuu Campus, Finland

Western African Workshop on CBD Implementation and Financial Reporting CBD - 3 months ago
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Starts: 20 Apr 2015 - Ends: 21 Apr 2015 - Location: , CAPE VERDE

Forest Machine Technology Conference (FMTC) IUFRO - 7 months ago
From 2015-04-21 to 2015-04-23, Montreal, Canada, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 3.01.00 This groundbreaking conference will focus on advanced technologies for forest machines of the future. Integrating advanced technology solutions such as robotics and automation is part the dynamic direction the Canadian forest products industry is taking to provide its labor force with a safer, more satisfying and efficient working environment. As the industry continues to transform its business practices, it is imperative...

Starts: 21 Apr 2015 - Ends: 23 Apr 2015 - Location: Montreal, Canada

Assessing the impact of the EU Timber Regulation and FLEGT Action Plan EFI - 2 months ago
•What does scientific evidence say about the impacts of the EUTR, FLEGT and other similar policies? •Are these policies effective from the decision-maker's perspective? •FLEGT and EUTR in action - what are the experiences from industry and practice? •Is there a need to change these policies or introduce new policy actions? This event is not an official part of the ongoing European Commission FLEGT and EUTR evaluation process but seeks to contribute by helping to synthesise the science-input and...

Starts: 21 Apr 2015 - Ends: 21 Apr 2015 - Location: European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium

Assessing the impact of the EU Timber Regulation and FLEGT Action Plan NB Forest - 2 months ago
In May 2003 the European Commission presented the EU Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Action Plan. This marked the beginning of a process by which the EU aims to develop and implement measures to address illegal logging and related trade. 

Starts: 21 Apr 2015 - Ends: 21 Apr 2015 - Location: European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium (room JAN 4Q2)

International expert workshop on identifying, accessing, compiling and aggregating domestic and international biodiversity-related investments and impacts CBD - 4 months ago
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Starts: 28 Apr 2015 - Ends: 30 Apr 2015 - Location: -

Strengthening C&I for Sustainable Forest Management Policy & Practice FAO - 2 months ago
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 - Thu, 30 Apr 2015, Organizer: The regional workshop will be co-organized by the host government, Department of Environment and Natural Resources Forest Management Bureau (DENR/FMB), Philippines and FAO, supported by ITTO, EU-FAO-FLEGT., Philippines, Manila. Strengthening C&I for Sustainable Forest Management Policy & Practice

Starts: 28 Apr 2015 - Ends: 30 Apr 2015 - Location: Manila, Philippines