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Events: 1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017


13th International Christmas Tree Research and Extension Conference IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-03 to 2017-09-08, Akureyri, Iceland, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 2.02.09 The conference will provide researchers, students, extension agents and specialists, as well as oth¬ers who work professionally with the Christmas tree industry, with a forum for exchange of scientif¬ic research. Participation from Christmas tree growers will especially be appreciated. All aspects of Christmas tree and greenery production may be presented, including nutrition, genet¬ics, propagation, diseases, arthropod...

Starts: 3 Sep 2017 - Ends: 8 Sep 2017 - Location: Akureyri, Iceland

Seed Orchards - The Key to Sustainable Bio-Economy IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-04 to 2017-09-06, Bålsta, Sweden, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 2.09.01

Starts: 4 Sep 2017 - Ends: 6 Sep 2017 - Location: Bålsta, Sweden

Seed Orchards - The Key to Sustainable Bio-Economy IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-04 to 2017-09-06, Bålsta, Sweden, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 2.09.01

Starts: 4 Sep 2017 - Ends: 6 Sep 2017 - Location: Bålsta, Sweden

Inaugural Global Forest Biodiversity Initiative Conference & GFBI-FECS Joint Symposium 2017: Forest Research in the Big Data Era IUFRO - 7 months ago
From 2017-09-06 to 2017-09-09, Beijing, China, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 4.02.07 Forests are critical in the fight against biodiversity loss and climate change. But successful policy to govern these valuable resources necessitates a fundamental understanding of forests at a global scale. Until now, the required large-scale understanding of forest ecosystems has been based on remote sensing data. We can now supplement this information with massive ground-sourced inventory data at a global scale, which...

Starts: 6 Sep 2017 - Ends: 9 Sep 2017 - Location: Beijing, China

Joint meeting of IUFRO WP 7.03.05 and WP 7.03.10 IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-11 to 2017-09-15, Thessaloniki, Greece, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 7.03.05, 7.03.10

Starts: 11 Sep 2017 - Ends: 15 Sep 2017 - Location: Thessaloniki, Greece

Workshop "Guidelines for sustainable forest biomass production – Challenges in view of an emerging bioeconomy" IUFRO - 6 months ago
From 2017-09-11 to 2017-09-11, Vienna, Austria, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: T30

Starts: 11 Sep 2017 - Ends: 11 Sep 2017 - Location: Vienna, Austria

GlobBiomass 3rd User Workshop FAO - 3 months ago
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 - Wed, 13 Sep 2017, Organizer: FAO, U. of Jena, European Space Agency, Italy, Rome, FAO, . GlobBiomass 3rd User Workshop

Starts: 11 Sep 2017 - Ends: 13 Sep 2017 - Location: Rome, FAO, , Italy

3rd Restoring Forests: Regeneration and Ecosystem Function for the Future IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-12 to 2017-09-14, Lund, Sweden, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 1.01.06, 1.01.00, 1.06.00, 2.01.15, T31 Conversion of natural habitats into degraded lands or forests is a major threat to sustainable development all over the world. Degradation of forests erodes environmental services, such as production of wood and biomass, natural habitats for biodiversity, watershed protection, and provision of non-woody forest products. In addition, forest degradation contributes severely to climate change....

Starts: 12 Sep 2017 - Ends: 14 Sep 2017 - Location: Lund, Sweden

20th International Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium IUFRO - 11 months ago
From 2017-09-12 to 2017-09-15, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 5.02.00, 5.02.01 This Symposium is a forum for those involved in nondestructive testing and evaluation of wood, wood-based products, and structures. It will include oral and poster presentations from scientists and engineers, and exhibits from equipment development and manufacturing firms.

Starts: 12 Sep 2017 - Ends: 15 Sep 2017 - Location: Madison, Wisconsin, United States

Summer School 7: Forest and Environmental Policy Research: From Theory to Method and Back IUFRO - 7 months ago
From 2017-09-12 to 2017-09-15, University House on Schauinsland (black forest) close to Freiburg, Germany, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 9.00.00 This course is specifically developed for and targeted at PhD researchers pursuing studies on forest or environmental policy and governance. The summer school’s contents are suitable for PhD researchers in various phases of their scientific work and academic studies. Exceptionally highly motivated Master students from the research field of forest and/or environmental...

Starts: 12 Sep 2017 - Ends: 15 Sep 2017 - Location: University House on Schauinsland (black forest) close to Freiburg, Germany

13th International IUFRO Wood Drying Conference on Wood Drying in Developing Countries IUFRO - 3 years ago
From 2017-09-13 to 2017-09-16, Istanbul, Turkey, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 5.04.06 The main aim of the conference is to bring researchers and practitioners together from academia and industry in an interdisciplinary environment to present their works on the development and applications of informatics methods and tools in wood drying technologies.

Starts: 13 Sep 2017 - Ends: 16 Sep 2017 - Location: Istanbul, Turkey

North American Forest Commission - 29th Session FAO - 8 months ago
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - Fri, 22 Sep 2017, Organizer: FAO (FODI), Canada, . North American Forest Commission - 29th Session

Starts: 18 Sep 2017 - Ends: 22 Sep 2017 - Location: , Canada

125 Years of IUFRO IUFRO - 3 years ago
From 2017-09-19 to 2017-09-23, Freiburg, Germany, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: IUFRO

Starts: 19 Sep 2017 - Ends: 23 Sep 2017 - Location: Freiburg, Germany

All-Division 9 Conference IUFRO - 2 years ago
From 2017-09-19 to 2017-09-22, Freiburg, Germany, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 9.00.00

Starts: 19 Sep 2017 - Ends: 22 Sep 2017 - Location: Freiburg, Germany

All-Division 3 Conference IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-19 to 2017-09-22, Freiburg, Germany, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 3.00.00

Starts: 19 Sep 2017 - Ends: 22 Sep 2017 - Location: Freiburg, Germany

All-Division 4 Conference IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-19 to 2017-09-22, Freiburg, Germany, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 4.00.00

Starts: 19 Sep 2017 - Ends: 22 Sep 2017 - Location: Freiburg, Germany

All-Division 6 Conference IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-19 to 2017-09-22, Freiburg, Germany, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 6.00.00

Starts: 19 Sep 2017 - Ends: 22 Sep 2017 - Location: Freiburg, Germany

All-Division 7 Conference IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-19 to 2017-09-22, Freiburg, Germany, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 7.00.00

Starts: 19 Sep 2017 - Ends: 22 Sep 2017 - Location: Freiburg, Germany

Agri4D 2017 Conference Focali - 4 months ago
This year Focali researchers will lead two session at the two-day Agriculture for Development conference, for researchers and professionals working with and/or interested in agriculture for development.

Starts: 20 Sep 2017 - Ends: 21 Sep 2017 - Location: Uppsala, Sweden

Biannual 8.01.02 Working Party Conference: The Green-Blue Nexus: Forests, Landscapes and Services IUFRO - 2 years ago
From 2017-09-24 to 2017-09-29, Halle, Germany, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 8.01.02

Starts: 24 Sep 2017 - Ends: 29 Sep 2017 - Location: Halle, Germany

Tropical Forest Restoration in Human-Dominated Landscapes ELTI - 2 months ago
ELTI invites participants to explore the social, biological, and political processes that shape reforestation and forest restoration in tropical regions. This course is designed for a diverse audience, including management professionals, policy makers, mid-career practitioners and others involved with natural resource management, land use decision-making, forest finance, or landscape restoration. English Language Duration: 6 weeks 6-8 hours/week $1,300 USD - Regular Registration *Limited partial...

Starts: 25 Sep 2017 - Ends: 5 Nov 2017 - Location: Online

9th Pacific Regional Wood Anatomy Meeting (PRWAC) IUFRO - 1 year ago
From 2017-09-26 to 2017-09-28, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 5.01.00, 5.06.00 The conference is going to provide platform for researchers to present recent results, for discussions and the exchange of information in wide scopes of wood science and technology including tree physiology and pathology, wood formation and cambial activity, dendrochronology (Tree ring analysis) & dendroclimatology, wood identification, wood quality, tropical hardwood and NWFP, paleobotany and archaeology,...

Starts: 26 Sep 2017 - Ends: 28 Sep 2017 - Location: Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia

Implementing Natura 2000 in forests: lessons learned and looking ahead EFI - 4 months ago
What is the state of biodiversity in Europe?s forests? How is Natura 2000 implemented in forests, and what do we know about its effects on biodiversity and forest management? What policy-relevant conclusions can be drawn for Natura 2000 in the future? This ThinkForest seminar presents the findings of a European interdisciplinary scientific study conducted by a team of 20 scientists from 11 research institutes in 11 countries.

Starts: 27 Sep 2017 - Ends: 27 Sep 2017 - Location: Brussels, Belgium

Forests & Livelihoods: Assessment, Research, and Engagement (FLARE) 2017 FLARE - 3 months ago
FLARE is pleased to announce that registration has opened for the 3rd annual meeting. Previous meetings (Paris 2015, Edinburgh 2016) emerged as a unique space for presentations and discussions around forests and livelihoods, and for generating new relationships among those in our field, especially for younger researchers. This year?s meeting is being organized in partnership with Stockholm University, Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), the Swedish International Agricultural Network Initiative...

Starts: 29 Sep 2017 - Ends: 2 Oct 2017 - Location: Stockholm, Sweden