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Activities where participants meet to deal with pre-defined forest-related issues
AForGeN 2017 IUFRO - Events - 5 days agoFrom 2017-06-15 to 2017-06-17, Val Canali, Trentino, Italy, IUFRO Unit(s) involved: 2.04.11 The three day meeting will include contributed presentations, a full day walk into the Pale Dolomiti and a discussion of the status and results of the AFoRGeN sponsored silver fir genome sequencing project.
Starts: 15 Jun 2017 - Ends: 17 Jun 2017 - Location: Val Canali, Trentino, Italy
Expert workshop to develop new guidelines for the classical biological control of pests in planted and natural forests FAO - Events - 2 weeks agoMon, 06 Mar 2017 - Fri, 10 Mar 2017, Organizer: , Italy, FAO HQ, Rome. Expert workshop to develop new guidelines for the classical biological control of pests in planted and natural forests
Starts: 6 Mar 2017 - Ends: 10 Mar 2017 - Location: FAO HQ, Rome, Italy
European Forestry Commission - 38th Session FAO - Events - 2 weeks agoMon, 09 Oct 2017 - Fri, 13 Oct 2017, Organizer: FAO/UNECE, Poland, . European Forestry Commission - 38th Session
Starts: 9 Oct 2017 - Ends: 13 Oct 2017 - Location: , Poland
North American Forest Commission - 29th Session FAO - Events - 2 weeks agoMon, 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
Transforming forest conflict in the context of climate change RECOFTC - Events - 2 weeks agoIf you are interested in understanding how conflict in climate change mitigation initiatives such as REDD+ present opportunities to transform conflicts and mainstream more inclusive and sustainable land-use development then consider registering for RECOFTC's training course on "Transforming forest conflict in the context of climate change". The course will be delivered through innovative and experiential learning approaches, ensuring that by the end of the course the participants will: ? be able...
Starts: 6 Mar 2017 - Ends: 10 Mar 2017 - Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Webinar: Forest monitoring using Structure from Motion technology WWF - Events - 2 weeks agoStructure 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
World Conference on Timber Engineering 2018 NIFoS - Events - 3 weeks agoAbout WCTE WCTE is the world's premier forum for presenting and discussing the latest technical and architectural developments and innovations in wood or timber construction. WCTE is the most prestigious international event in timber engineering, engineered wood products and design of timber structures, which is held biennially in different parts of the world and attracts researchers, engineers and architects, code consultants and building officials, contractors and project managers, fabricators...
Starts: 20 Aug 2018 - Ends: 23 Aug 2018 - Location: Seoul, Republic of Korea
Workshop on the Science and Management of Ash Forests after Emerald Ash Borer MTU / USDA-FS - Events - 4 weeks agoThe workshop will focus on the ecological effects of emerald ash-borer and management activities used to address the impacts on ash dominant forests. Our intent is to discuss the current science and management and to strengthen networking and collaborations among forest managers and researchers.
Starts: 25 Jul 2017 - Ends: 27 Jul 2017 - Location: Duluth, MN, USA
Fifth Mediterranean Forest Week FAO - Events - 1 month agoThe fifth MFW will advance a new approach to forest restoration that encourages cross-sectoral cooperation by working with local actors to foster productive and multifunctioning landscapes that increase economic, social and environmental benefits. This approach promotes synergies between the three Rio Conventions on climate change, biodiversity and desertification and thereby contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The fifth Mediterranean forest week will focus...
Starts: 20 Mar 2017 - Ends: 24 Mar 2017 - Location: Agadir, Morocco
Meeting of the Collaborative Partnership on Forests FAO - Events - 1 month agoTue, 14 Mar 2017 - Wed, 15 Mar 2017, Organizer: FAO (FODI), Italy, Rome, FAO Hqs. Meeting of the Collaborative Partnership on Forests
Starts: 14 Mar 2017 - Ends: 15 Mar 2017 - Location: Rome, FAO Hqs, Italy