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Events: 1 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017

BC Premier's Natural Resources Forum BC NRF - 1 month ago
Amazing opportunities to engage with First Nations, government and resource sector leaders. Two days of speakers sharing insight and experience on developments and trends in forestry, LNG, oil & gas, mining, finance and technology. Excellent chances to network, connect with old friends and meet new ones. Tradeshow, gala dinner, Ministers? breakfast, two-day plenaries, and two keynote luncheons. Amazing line-up of prominent speakers

Starts: 31 Jan 2017 - Ends: 2 Feb 2017 - Location: Prince George, Canada

International Seminar For Incentivizing REDD+ Actions -Bridging Public-Private Investment- FFPRI REDD Center - 3 weeks ago
On 2 February 2017, the REDD Research and Development Center of the Forestry, Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI) will hold "the International Seminar For Incentivizing REDD+ Actions" -Bridging Public-Private Investment- at Iino Hall Conference Center in Tokyo, Japan. Jointly organized with the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Japan Public-Private Platform for REDD+. This event is mainly supported by Forest Agency, Government...

Starts: 2 Feb 2017 - Ends: 2 Feb 2017 - Location: Tokyo, Japan

BIOFOR International - Recognizing the Forest Fibre's Value Paptac - 3 months ago
Following a successful inaugural edition in February 2016, the highly anticipated BIOFOR International Conference returns to Montreal in 2017. Dedicated to the emerging forest bioeconomy, BIOFOR International will run parallel to the highly attended PaperWeek. Bringing together key players of academia, the financial sector, research institutes, forest products manufacturers, chemical sectors and governments, BIOFOR will provide an incomparable opportunity for the forest products sector and allied...

Starts: 13 Feb 2017 - Ends: 17 Feb 2017 - Location: Montreal, Canada

2017 Paper Week Canada PaperWeek - 3 months ago
PaperWeek Canada is the most important annual conference & tradeshow serving the pulp/paper and forest products industry and facilitates the exchange on the latest technology, operation improvements, and business development among the sector?s key players.

Starts: 13 Feb 2017 - Ends: 17 Feb 2017 - Location: Montreal, Canada

Green School Field Actions (GSFA) GEP - 3 months ago
Another opportunity for the public, researchers and students advocated in the field of environment and biodiversity conservation. GEP team is trying to improve the environmental capacity building of any public, secondary and University levels attending the event. That is the reason we are looking for motivated candidates able to travel and to use up more than 5 memorable nights in the field (Savannah, Forest, Mangrove, Mountains, etc. ecosystems) of Cameroon. The objective of the field trip is to...

Starts: 15 Feb 2017 - Ends: 20 Feb 2017 - Location: Ecosystems of Cameroon

Why Forests? Why Now? The Science, Economics, and Politics of Tropical Forests and Climate Change by Frances Seymour and Jonah Busch Tropical Forest Network - 2 weeks ago
This comprehensive synthesis of the latest research makes the case that tropical forests are essential for both climate stability and sustainable development. Why Forests? Why Now? covers every aspect of forest conservation and finance to underscore the urgency, affordability, and feasibility of scaling up funding for reducing deforestation, particularly through performance-based approaches. Opening Remarks: Walt Reid, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation Panelists: - Chris Elliott, Climate and...

Starts: 15 Feb 2017 - Ends: 15 Feb 2017 - Location: St. Los Altos, United States

Northern Silviculture Committee 2017 Winter Conference NSC - 2 months ago
Registration is now open for the 2017 NSC Summer field tour taking place in Prince George on February 20-21, 2017.

Starts: 20 Feb 2017 - Ends: 21 Feb 2017 - Location: Prince George, Canada

Precision Forestry 2017: Producing More from Less. Towards Optimising Value in the Bio-economy from Data Driven Decisions IUFRO - 10 months ago
From 2017-02-27 to 2017-03-02, Stellenbosch, South Africa, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 3.00.00 Precision Forestry (PF) 2017 will be the fourth of a series of international symposia aligned to the theme of Precision Forestry and presented by Stellenbosch University in cooperation with the International Union of Forest Research Organisation (IUFRO). This meeting will review continuing developments in the rapidly advancing field of Precision Forestry. New technology for data collection, automation, robotics...

Starts: 27 Feb 2017 - Ends: 2 Mar 2017 - Location: Stellenbosch, South Africa

Webinar: Forest monitoring using Structure from Motion technology WWF - 2 weeks ago
Structure from Motion (SfM) is a new technology used to reconstruct any 3D object with photos taken using drones, which have become dramatically cheaper the last few years. Using any common digital camera, we can take airborne data anytime using cheap drones to monitor forests using 3D data without the need for any special equipment like a laser scanner. More frequent and more precise measurements can be achieved by this UAV based SfM technology. For example, if during fieldwork objects like bird...

Starts: 27 Feb 2017 - Ends: 27 Feb 2017 - Location: Washington, United States