Hello IUFRO 1.05.00 colleagues,
This is an important week for those who are planning to attend the 10th
Workshop in Little Rock!
1) The program is officially announced here:
2) May 5 is the last day to easily register for the workshop; the
deadline for registration at the $350 conference rate has been extended
through May 5. Please register prior to May 5; we need a good count of
attendees for meals and transportation. You can register at the workshop
website at the Little Rock Convention Center and Visitors' Bureau,
through a link on this page:
3) The Doubletree Hotel in Little Rock has extended the deadline for
holding the room block to May 5. Please book your rooms by May 5, so we
can try to add or cut rooms in the block if needed. Registration can be
done "online" or by phone. When booking use the Group Code 'USF'; this
should apply the $109/night conference rate (+tax) for early arrivals on
May 29, the nights of the conference through June 2, and for those
attending the post-conference tour, for the night of May 6 as well.
a) To reserve rooms in the block, call the Doubletree Hotel in Little
Rock directly: 001-501-372-4371.
b) For Online Reservation assistance within the US and Canada, contact
the Hilton Internet Reservations desk at 1-800-774-1500.
c) Or, outside the US and Canada, call the Hilton Reservations Desk at
00-1-800-774-1500, your call will be charged at international direct
Contact Jim Guldin if you have any questions about any of this! Jim is
at +001-870-723-1623, or jguldin(a)fs.fed.us.
I look forward to seeing you in Arkansas in a few weeks time!
Dr. G. Kerr
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You certainly have received this announcement. I think it would be an
excellent opportunity to organize a session on tropical forest
silviculture. Any volunteers to participate ? Any particular thematic to
focus on ?
UR (B&SEF) "Biens et Services des Ecosystèmes Forestiers tropicaux"
IUFRO 1.02.02 Ecology&Silviculture of moist forests in the tropics
Chairman ATBC 2016 Conference, 19-23 June 2016, Montpellier
Campus International de Baillarguet, TA C-105/D
34398 Montpellier Cedex 5 France
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Le 05/04/2016 12:55, IUFRO Headquarters a écrit :
> International Union
> of Forest Research
> IUFRO Anniversary Congress - First Announcement and Call for Session
> *FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT – Time to Celebrate!*
> *IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress
> Interconnecting Forests, Science and People
> 19-22 September 2017 - Freiburg, Germany
> *Dear IUFRO colleagues*!
> There is probably no better way to celebrate the accomplishments of
> IUFRO's 125-year-long history and at the same time address the future
> challenges and opportunities for forestry and forest research than by
> holding a truly international scientific meeting.
> The 125th Anniversary Congress of the International Union of Forest
> Research Organizations on 19-22 September 2017 in Freiburg, Germany,
> will be the ideal meeting place not only for forest scientists but
> also for researchers from other disciplines and leading decision
> makers from the forestry, environment, development and other key
> sectors from all over the world.
> Now is the time to start making your plans for the IUFRO 125th
> Anniversary Congress in 2017!
> /Visit/: http://iufro2017.com/
> *Call for Session Proposals Now Open!*
> The Congress Scientific Committee (CSC) invites submissions of session
> proposals for the IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress: In keeping with
> the Congress title - Interconnecting Forests, Science and People -
> proposals should highlight forest and forest-related research that
> contributes to science-based solutions for the benefit of forests and
> people worldwide.
> /Submit your session proposal by 15 June 2016 online/:
> *Congress Newsletter*
> The first in a series of Congress Newsletters has just been published!
> Read a welcome message by the IUFRO President, learn about the
> rationale behind the Congress motto, and get an overview of key dates
> for the Congress!
> /Congress Newsletter 01/2016/: PDF for download
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> /Like us on Facebook/: https://www.facebook.com/iufro2017/
> We are looking forward to welcoming you in Freiburg!
> The Congress Organizing Committee
> /IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress
> 19-22 September 2017 - Freiburg, Germany
> - iufro2017(a)forst.bwl.de <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>/
With much pleasure we are able to announce the IUFRO 125th Anniversary
Congress, which will take place in Freiburg, Germany, from 19-22
The official Anniversary Congress website www.IUFRO2017.com is now
online! The information is preliminary in nature and will be updated
periodically in the lead up to the congress.
With the launching of the website, the Call for Session Proposals is now
open and continues until the deadline on 15. June 2016. At the website
you will find guidelines for submissions and the submission form.
We look forward to receiving your proposals.
Subscribe to our newsletter on the congress website or follow us on
Facebook (IUFRO2017) and twitter (@iufro_2017, #IUFRO2017) - for
See you in Freiburg in 2017!
FVA Congress Organizing Team