We are pleased to announce that the Registration is now open for the Third International Conference on New Frontiers of Forest Economics (neFFE): Governing our Forests: The Evolving Political Economy of Multiple Values and Multiple Stakeholders, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, June 24–28, 2018. You can find all details about Registration, Program, Keynote Speakers, Field Visit, and Role of Participants at the conference website.
The conference is being organized by the IUFRO Group 9.04.00 (Forest Resource Economics) in collaboration with Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia; Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto, and CYCAD Inc.
Please register as soon as possible because conference is limited for about 40 participants.
Registration and other details are available at:
with warm regards
Prof. Shashi Kant
Faculty of Forestry
University of Toronto
The Faculty of Forest Sciences and Forest Ecology at the
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen invites applications for the position of
Associate Professor (Tenure Track) (W2 t.t. W3) for Forest Policy and
This professorship is funded by the German Federal and State governments
through the programme Bund-Länder-Programm zur Förderung des
wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchses (Nachwuchspakt). The initial appointment
will be limited to five years. The transition to the permanent position of
Full Professor (W3) takes effect following a successful evaluation.
The successful applicant is expected to represent the entire field of forest
policy, with a strong emphasis on international governance. Research will
centre around the analyses of international as well as national forest
policies and related processes and strategies, as well as their
interdependencies. With this research focus, the professor is expected to
contribute to the development of practical policy strategies that aim at the
protection and sustainable use of forests around the globe. The position
will substantially strengthen the following research priority areas of the
faculty: Sustainable Forestry and Global Change and Use of forests and
forest products. Methodologically, the incumbent is expected to apply
empirical-analytical methods of the social sciences. Candidates should have
a strong track record in policy analysis of international and national
forestry, the analysis of international forest-related governance systems
and processes, forest-related cross-sectorial analyses of nature
conservation, climate, or regional development, as well as on the analysis
of international forest development policy.
For further details, please see the attached PDF file.
Please submit all application documents including curriculum vitae, a list
of publications, an account of your teaching and research activities and
details of external funding in the form of one pdf document no later than
30th April 2018 to the Dean of the Faculty of Forest Sciences and Forest
Ecology via electronic web system:
posted by Brigitte Burger, IUFRO Headquarters, on behalf of
Dr. Wolfgang Hiltscher
Fakultät für Forstwissenschaften und Waldökologie
Tel.: +49-551-39 33402
Fax: +49-551-39 9629
Von: jazevedo(a)ipb.pt [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Gesendet: Mittwoch, 14. März 2018 12:56
Betreff: CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: IUFRO Forested Landscapes in transformation Conference 2018, Posadas, Argentina
Dear Division 4 and Division 9 members,
The CALL FOR ABSTRACTS for the IUFRO Conference “Adaptive Management for Forested Landscapes in Transformation“, October 1-5, Posadas, Misiones, Argentina, is now OPEN:
The deadline is April 30th.
This conference will highlight accelerated changes imprinted in our planet within the Anthropocene. We welcome presentations and posters targeting forest changes and landscape transformation as a consequence of increasing pressures of globalization, population growth, resource scarcity and ecological degradation -the BIG challenges ahead.
Operational solutions and state of the art methods are at the centre of the conference.
Within the framework of this Conference we will focus on key topics to assess problems but also to find solutions towards a better future in forested landscapes.
Also, the Call for Forums is still open:
For more information visit the Conference website at <http://iufro2018posadas.com/> http://iufro2018posadas.com/
Looking forward to original ideas on knowledge sharing!
Please spread the news in your networks!
See you all this year in Argentina!
João Azevedo, Prof. Coordenador
Centro de Investigação de Montanha (CIMO) & Escola Superior Agrária Instituto Politécnico de Bragança Campus de Santa Apolónia
telefone: (+351) 273 330 901 / 273 303 341
fax: (+351) 273 325 405
e-mail: <mailto:email@example.com> jazevedo(a)ipb.pt
web: <http://www.esa.ipb.pt/cv/jazevedo/> http://www.esa.ipb.pt/cv/jazevedo/
This is to inform you that registration and abstract submission are now open
IUFRO Working Party 7.02.01 "Root & Stem Rots" Conference - From genetics to
Uppsala and Visby, Sweden; 26 August - 1 September 2018;
The Conference will start at SLU (The Swedish University of Agricultural
Sciences) in Uppsala and then everyone will go by ferry to the island of
Gotland to the medevial town Visby where the conference will continue.
The Conference will include both scientific sessions and field excursions.
Range of topics:
- Ash Dieback and Dutch Elm Disease
- Root and stem rots
- Aspects of tree breeding for resistance & propagation
- Biodiversity and Entomology (Emerald Ash Borer in Russia)
- Poster session and field excursions
- Registration details: https://reg.akademikonferens.se/rots2018
- Abstract and manuscript submission details:
open until 1 August 2018.
Don't miss it!
posted on behalf of the Congress Organizers Rimvys Vasaitis and Jan Stenlid,
by Brigitte Burger, IUFRO Headquarters