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Events: 1 Sep 2014 - 30 Sep 2014


What impact will UK biodiversity decline have? Forestry Commission GB - 1 year ago
( David Rose is joining an online expert panel answering questions from the public in a live online Q&A session. )

Starts: 5 Sep 2013 - Ends: 5 Sep 2014 - Location: No location

Northern Research Station Seminar Series 2013/14 Forestry Commission GB - 1 year ago
( Northern Research Station seminar series - free talks covering topical forestry-related research subjects. )

Starts: 13 Sep 2013 - Ends: 13 Sep 2014 - Location: Scotland

Unlocking the potential of brownfield sites Forestry Commission GB - 1 year ago
( A workshop exploring the different opportunities for unlocking the potential of previously used land and highlighting the different funding mechanisms )

Starts: 17 Sep 2013 - Ends: 17 Sep 2014 - Location: London

Inter-regional capacity-building workshop on REDD+ and Aichi Biodiversity Targets CBD - 3 months ago
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Starts: 31 Aug 2014 - Ends: 2 Sep 2014 - Location: , COSTA RICA

ProCoGen Workshop "Genomics and the conservation of conifer genetic resources" IUFRO - 3 months ago
(The workshop aims at developing integrative and multidisciplinary genomic research in conifers, applying latest advancements in technology for sequencing, genotyping and gene expression analysis. In order to unravel genome organisation and identify genes and gene networks involved in plant and environment interaction, controlling important ecological and economic traits. This project will also provide important tools for tree breeding and forest management. )

Starts: 1 Sep 2014 - Ends: 3 Sep 2014 - Location: Szombathely, Hungary

3rd IUFRO Task Force Education in Forest Science Learning Initiative - Model Forests IUFRO - 4 months ago
(From 2014-09-01 to 2014-09-10, Gołuchów, Poland, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: T20 IUFRO Task Force Education in Forest Science Learning Initiatives is an especially prepared set of sessions, case studies and workshops, which aim to test adequately prepared education programs using different teaching techniques. IUFRO LI 2014 will focus on the subject of model forests. Having accomplished the course successfully, the participant gains 3 ETCS credits.)

Starts: 1 Sep 2014 - Ends: 10 Sep 2014 - Location: Gołuchów, Poland

In the Bog: The ecology, landscape, archaeology and heritage of Peatlands IUFRO - 3 months ago
(From 2014-09-03 to 2014-09-05, Sheffield, United Kingdom, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 9.03.01 Professor Ian D. Rotherham and colleagues are organising a 3-day conference on the theme of peatland landscapes, past, present and future. The event will bring together speakers and poster presentations from a range of disciplines, ecology, landscape history, environmental conservation, ecology, history, heritage, tourism, archaeology, heritage, geography, farming, forestry and countryside management. )

Starts: 3 Sep 2014 - Ends: 5 Sep 2014 - Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom

FSC® General Assembly CIFOR - 4 months ago
( FSC® General Assembly is the Forest Stewardship Council’s highest decision-making body. It will gather 500 participants from over 70 countries, representing social, economic and environmental interests from the geographical North and South. The 7th FSC General Assembly 2014 will .. [more] )

Starts: 7 Sep 2014 - Ends: 14 Sep 2014 - Location: -

Realising the bio-economy NB Forest - 2 months ago
(The "bio-economy" has become a concept that links the challenges and opportunities with the transition to sustainable development.There is a need to generate new ways of working, new processes, services and products that can contribute to such a transition. Research and policy actors nationally and internationally are supporting various initiatives to address this need- not least with the establishment of the EU Bioeconomy Observatory. Collaborations across disciplines and stakeholders are a must...)

Starts: 8 Sep 2014 - Ends: 8 Sep 2014 - Location: Nordregio,Skeppsholmen, Stockholm, Sweden

Sixth International Symposium on Physiological Processes in Roots of Woody Plants IUFRO - 4 months ago
(From 2014-09-08 to 2014-09-13, Nagoya, Japan, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 2.01.15 The major objectives of the symposium are: - Presentation of the latest advances in physiology and ecology of root systems of woody plants; - To better understand impacts of environmental changes on root physiological and ecological processes; - To better address the integrative nature of root system through collaborative works among scientists studying woody roots and related fields of sciences in molecular to ecosystem...)

Starts: 8 Sep 2014 - Ends: 13 Sep 2014 - Location: Nagoya, Japan

Sixth International Symposium on Physiological Processes in Roots of Woody Plants IUFRO - 4 months ago
(From 2014-09-08 to 2014-09-13, Nagoya, Japan, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 2.01.15 The major objectives of the symposium are: - Presentation of the latest advances in physiology and ecology of root systems of woody plants; - To better understand impacts of environmental changes on root physiological and ecological processes; - To better address the integrative nature of root system through collaborative works among scientists studying woody roots and related fields of sciences in molecular to ecosystem...)

Starts: 8 Sep 2014 - Ends: 13 Sep 2014 - Location: Nagoya, Japan

Suometsäseminaari - metsänuudistaminen, Kainuun opisto, Paltamo Tapio - 3 months ago
(09.09.2014 - 09.09.2014)

Starts: 9 Sep 2014 - Ends: 9 Sep 2014 - Location: Kainuun opisto, Paltamo

CBD Expert Workshop to Provide Consolidated Practical Guidance and a Toolkit for Marine Spatial Planning CBD - 5 months ago
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Starts: 9 Sep 2014 - Ends: 11 Sep 2014 - Location: Montreal, CANADA

International workshop on "Soil Degradation Risks in Planted Forests" IUFRO - 5 months ago
(From 2014-09-10 to 2014-09-10, Bilbao, Spain, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.01.03 The aim of the workshop is to raise awareness of the impact of forestry practices on soil degradation and on the importance of forest soils for forest productivity. The causes of degradation will be examined and the impact on long-term productivity discussed. The workshop will review national and regional practices and policies for soil protection and propose a common framework to regional policy makers to reduce the...)

Starts: 10 Sep 2014 - Ends: 10 Sep 2014 - Location: Bilbao, Spain

International workshop on "Soil Degradation Risks in Planted Forests" IUFRO - 5 months ago
(From 2014-09-10 to 2014-09-10, Bilbao, Spain, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.01.03 The aim of the workshop is to raise awareness of the impact of forestry practices on soil degradation and on the importance of forest soils for forest productivity. The causes of degradation will be examined and the impact on long-term productivity discussed. The workshop will review national and regional practices and policies for soil protection and propose a common framework to regional policy makers to reduce the...)

Starts: 10 Sep 2014 - Ends: 10 Sep 2014 - Location: Bilbao, Spain

Seminar on Future of the Bioeconomy in Europe EFI - 4 months ago
(The European forest-based sector is going through the biggest structural changes in recent history. Many of these changes originate outside the sector itself, such as the need to transform societies towards more resource-efficient bioeconomy, the new economic role of Europe in globalized world, and impact of new technologies. This topic will be looked at from two perspectives in the Seminar ‘Future of the Bioeconomy in Europe’ which will be organised in connection with the European Forest Institute’s...)

Starts: 11 Sep 2014 - Ends: 11 Sep 2014 - Location: Bilbao, Spain

Koko perheen metsäpäivä, Espoo Tapio - 2 months ago
(13.09.2014 - 13.09.2014)

Starts: 13 Sep 2014 - Ends: 13 Sep 2014 - Location: Espoo

RegioResources 21-2014 IUFRO - 6 months ago
(From 2014-09-15 to 2014-09-17, Katowice, Poland, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.01.02 Regions in transition undergo major political, social and economic reforms. At EU scale, such regions are defined by a "per capita GDP between 75% and 90% of the EU average" (European Parliament Plenary Session on Regional policy− 05‐07‐2011). Having a broader view on the specific characteristics of such regions, they are often characterized by visible success in economic development, but at the same time...)

Starts: 15 Sep 2014 - Ends: 17 Sep 2014 - Location: Katowice, Poland

Suometsäseminaari - suometsien ympärivuotinen korjuu, Keuruun Vanha Pappila Tapio - 3 months ago
(16.09.2014 - 16.09.2014)

Starts: 16 Sep 2014 - Ends: 16 Sep 2014 - Location: Keuruun Vanha Pappila

COmpeting uses Of forest Land Session COOL - 3 months ago
(More fodder for the oven? Dealing with forest related conflicts arising from the use of energy wood in Europe. COOL session at the international conference Bioenergy from Forest.)

Starts: 16 Sep 2014 - Ends: 16 Sep 2014 - Location: Helsinki, Finland

Who Will Own the Forest? 10 WFC - 5 months ago
(This 2½ day conference focuses on timberland investing. Join us as we address how much has changed in the timberland investing landscape, and examine the emerging issues that will impact the demand for commercial timber, diversify values from forestland, and maximize returns to investors. Continuing education credits for certified foresters, appraisers, attorneys, and CPAs. )

Starts: 16 Sep 2014 - Ends: 18 Sep 2014 - Location: Portland, Oregon, USA

”From Generation to Generation – the use of commons in a changing society” NB Forest - 8 months ago
(Objectives The overall theme for this regional meeting is ”Fromgeneration to generation – the use of commons in achanging society”. Northern and indigenous commons areparticularly emphasized. Across panels and keynotes, theconference aims at contributing to the on-going developmentof theory and methods concerning the commons. Paper Abstracts)

Starts: 16 Sep 2014 - Ends: 19 Sep 2014 - Location: SLU, Department of Forest Economics, Umeå, Sweden

Global Change Research Symposium - Evidence and Application IUFRO - 9 months ago
(From 2014-09-16 to 2014-09-18, Ostuni, Brindisi, Italy, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.01.02 Concern for ecosystem services and human well-being is one of the most compelling reasons to study the effects of global change, but in order to intervene, policymakers and resource managers need predictions of how humans and ecosystems respond, and recover from, anthropogenic stressors. This Symposium will bring international leading scientists from relevant fields to discuss the theme of how global change...)

Starts: 16 Sep 2014 - Ends: 18 Sep 2014 - Location: Ostuni, Brindisi, Italy

Uusi verkkosovellus tutuksi - TAPIO ForestKIT -peruskurssi, Tapio, Helsinki Tapio - 2 months ago
(17.09.2014 - 17.09.2014)

Starts: 17 Sep 2014 - Ends: 17 Sep 2014 - Location: Tapio, Helsinki

ITTO-FAO-APFNet Regional Workshop on Forest Products Statistics FAO - 2 weeks ago
( Wed, 17 Sep 2014 - Fri, 19 Sep 2014, Organizer: FAO (FOE), ITTO, APFNet, China, Kunming. ITTO-FAO-APFNet Regional Workshop on Forest Products Statistics )

Starts: 17 Sep 2014 - Ends: 19 Sep 2014 - Location: Kunming, China

Tehoa maastotyöhön – TAPIO ForestKIT Field -maastosuunnittelukurssi, Helsinki, Tapio ja Keskuspuisto Tapio - 2 months ago
(18.09.2014 - 18.09.2014)

Starts: 18 Sep 2014 - Ends: 18 Sep 2014 - Location: Helsinki, Tapio ja Keskuspuisto

Implementation of DSS into the Forestry Practice IUFRO - 7 months ago
(From 2014-09-18 to 2014-09-20, Zvolen, Slovakia, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 4.04.04)

Starts: 18 Sep 2014 - Ends: 20 Sep 2014 - Location: Zvolen, Slovakia

The 9th ChinaFlux Training Course & Arbonaut User Days 2014 Arbonaut - 6 months ago
(This workshop will provide a perfect opportunity for the participants, who are interested in flux observation, LiDAR-based technologies, REDD+ and best sustainable forest managements. Therefore, do not miss out with the related presentations, hands-on practice, exhibitions and Question-and-Answer sessions! This workshop will definitely help to strengthen your knowledge and widen your vision.)

Starts: 22 Sep 2014 - Ends: 25 Sep 2014 - Location: Beijing, China

Third Dr Somsak Sukwong Public Lecture RECOFTC - 1 week ago
(     The lecture is named after  Dr. Somsak Sukwong  who is the Founder and first Executive Director of RECOFTC. Dr. Somsak has been known to many in Thailand as the “Father of Community Forestry” and was also a former Dean at the Faculty of Forestry of Kasetsart University.   Currently an Honorary Fellow of RECOFTC, which is the highest designation recognized and appointed by the organization, Dr. Somsak is still actively involved...)

Starts: 22 Sep 2014 - Ends: 22 Sep 2014 - Location: Kasetsart University Home

Assessing Options for Community Forestry Climate Change Adaptation in Nepal RECOFTC - 1 week ago
( RECOFTC- USAID ADAPT WORKSHOP Assessing Options for Community Forestry Climate Change Adaptation in Nepal Bangkok, Thailand, 23-24 September 2014 Organized by RECOFTC with support from USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific To download the agenda, click the download link on the left side. )

Starts: 22 Sep 2014 - Ends: 23 Sep 2014 - Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Final Conference of Cost Action FP1001 on "Improving Data and Information on the Potential Supply of Wood Resources: A European Approach from Multisource National Forest Inventories (Usewood)" IUFRO - 3 months ago
(From 2014-09-23 to 2014-09-24, Paris, France, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 4.02.00 This COST Action aims at improving information and methodologies on the potential sustainable wood supply based on the National Forest Inventories to reduce the given uncertainties. Such harmonised information is urgent to improve the calculation basis for decision makers in the forest, environment, and in the wood and energy sectors.)

Starts: 23 Sep 2014 - Ends: 24 Sep 2014 - Location: Paris, France

5th Forest Engineering Conference together with 47th International Symposium on Forestry Mechanisation IUFRO - 2 years ago
(From 2014-09-23 to 2014-09-26, Gerardmer, France, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 3.00.00 The Forest Engineering Conference (FEC), an international event held every four years, is a forum for forest engineers from around the world to share their knowledge, experience, and emerging ideas. This meeting will follows previous successful FEC events held in White River, South Africa (2011) ; Mont-Tremblant, Canada (2007); Växjö, Sweden (2003); and the inaugural event in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1999.)

Starts: 23 Sep 2014 - Ends: 26 Sep 2014 - Location: Gerardmer, France

UN Climate Summit 2014 - Catalyzing Action FAO - 10 months ago
( Tue, 23 Sep 2014 - Tue, 23 Sep 2014, Organizer: , United States of America, New York. UN Climate Summit 2014 - Catalyzing Action )

Starts: 23 Sep 2014 - Ends: 23 Sep 2014 - Location: New York, United States of America

Metsien käytön mahdollisuudet ja rajoitukset yleiskaavoituksessa, Vantaa Tapio - 4 months ago
(24.09.2014 - 24.09.2014)

Starts: 24 Sep 2014 - Ends: 24 Sep 2014 - Location: Vantaa

3rd International Conference on Processing Technologies for the Forest and Bio-based Products Industries (PTFBPI) IUFRO - 9 months ago
(From 2014-09-24 to 2014-09-26, Kuchl/salzburg, Austria, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 5.04.00, 5.05.00)

Starts: 24 Sep 2014 - Ends: 26 Sep 2014 - Location: Kuchl/salzburg, Austria

FOREST EUROPE Workshop on Valuation of Forest Ecosystem Services MCPFE - 3 weeks ago
(The workshop, which will include various different presentations and roundtables, aims to facilitate the exchange of experiences and examples of Valuation of Forest Ecosystem Services (VFES) in the pan-European region, both at regional and national level. Delegates from FOREST EUROPE signatory countries and observers, universities and research institutions and professionals involved in projects related to the VFES are welcome to attend the meeting.)

Starts: 24 Sep 2014 - Ends: 25 Sep 2014 - Location: Belgrade, Serbia

Biosafety Clearing-House (BCH) Training Workshop CBD - 2 weeks ago
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Starts: 26 Sep 2014 - Ends: 27 Sep 2014 - Location: Pyeongchang, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF

International Conference on “Forests, Soils and Rural Livelihoods in a Changing Climate” KU - 11 months ago
(The Aquatic Ecology Centre, Kathmandu University, and the Department of International Environment and Development Studies (Noragric), University of Life Sciences, Norway, in collaboration with the Nepal Agroforestry Foundation, Forest Action Nepal and Department of Forest Research and Survey, invite papers and posters from scholars and researchers to be presented at the International Conference on “Forests, Soils and Rural Livelihoods in a Changing Global Context” to be held in Dhulikhel, Kave,...)

Starts: 27 Sep 2014 - Ends: 30 Sep 2014 - Location: Dhulikhel, Kavre, Nepal

Seventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety CBD - 4 weeks ago
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Starts: 29 Sep 2014 - Ends: 3 Oct 2014 - Location: Pyeongchang, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF