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Summer School in Conservation Biology Biodiversity Theory and Practice

Date 
Monday, 24 June, 2019 to Friday, 5 July, 2019
Country 
Greece
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Training

 

The aim of this summer school is to equip participants with an understanding of the principles of modern biodiversity theory and its role in Conservation Biology. They will learn practical skills for biodiversity fieldwork including sampling design and monitoring. Students will learn how to analyze ecological data with R, using some of the main packages for biodiversity data analysis and have the opportunity to try these out on their own datasets.

Benelux Congress of Zoology

Date 
Thursday, 13 December, 2018 to Saturday, 15 December, 2018
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

 

On the 14th and the 15th of December, the ZOOLOGY meeting 2018 will take place back-to-back with the FWO Kennismakers meeting @ZOO (https://www.kennismakers.be/en-gb/home/) in Antwerp that will host a special theme on the Impact of Climate on Ecosystem services. The general theme of the ZOOLOGY meeting is “Zoology in the Anthropocene” with two special sessions:

25th meeting of the GBIF Governing Board

Date 
Monday, 15 October, 2018 to Friday, 19 October, 2018
Country 
Ireland
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

 

 

The National Biodiversity Data Centre, on behalf of Ireland, is pleased to host the 25th meeting (GB25) of the GBIF Governing Board and warmly welcomes all delegations to Kilkenny.

The official Governing Board meeting will take place on 16-17 October 2018.

GBIF Governance committee meetings will take place on 15 October.

The National Biodiversity Data Centre also kindly invites participants to a public symposium "Biodiversity loss in a changing world: local data, global action", on 18 October.

Regional Bio-Bridge Initiative Round Table for Western Europe and Others Group

Date 
Friday, 21 September, 2018
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

 

The Regional Bio-Bridge Initiative Round Table for Western Europe and Others will meet on 21 September 2019 at the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciecnes in Brussels. Our Executive Director Ana Casino will be present at this event, organised by the CBD.

The agenda can be downloaded here.

 

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Plants in a changing world - The 4th Annual Meeting on Plant Ecology and Evolution (AMPEE4)

Date 
Friday, 23 March, 2018
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

The global environment is changing, the climate is warming, there are more extreme weather events, human activity has altered geochemical cycles of nutrients and land use change reduces and fragments habitats. How will plants adapt?