On behalf of the organizers of the upcoming 7th International Workshop on the Genetics of Tree - Parasite Interactions. This meeting will immediately follow the All Division 7 meeting in Lisbon and transportation between the two meetings is being arranged.
Further information can be obtained from the conference organizers.
7th Int. Workshop on the Genetics of Tree-Parasite Interactions in Forestry GTPI-2022: CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
Pontevedra, March 30th 2022
We are contacting you to share some exciting news! After a lengthy two-year delay, the 7th IUFRO International Workshop on 'Genetics of Tree-Parasite Interactions in Forestry - GTPI2022' will take place in Pontevedra (Galicia, Spain) from September 12-16th 2022. Please, feel free to disseminate this email and the accompanying flyer and announcement among your colleagues.
The call for abstracts is now open until May 15th.
Please submit your abstract at: https://forms.gle/TA1gtU4dAhEo8QvQ7<https://can01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fforms.gle…>
Due to the uncertainty regarding the number of attendees, we encourage you to please answer this email (lsampedro(a)mbg.csic.es<mailto:email@example.com>) and let us know if you are willing to attend the meeting.
Please also find a list of tentative session topics in the attached announcement. If you are interested in organizing or leading a specific session on a particular topic of your interest, please contact us.
In addition, the announcement also contains essential meeting information; this includes lodging and tentative registration fees, which are subject to change depending on the number of attendees and sponsorship. Although this will be an in-person meeting, we will offer online access (via live stream) to the conference for those unable to travel.
We will be offering several different ways for IUFRO members to receive financial support to attend this meeting. These funds are intended for those who have limited access to financial support from their home institutions. These funds are available only for those who have submitted an abstract for an oral or poster presentation.
The IUFRO all Division 7 (Forest Health, Pathology and Entomology) 2022 conference has been scheduled in Lisbon, Portugal, from 6 to 9 September 2022, precisely for being able to attend both meetings. Pontevedra is a five-hour drive from Lisbon. We are planning to charter a bus from Lisbon to Pontevedra for those interested in attending both meetings.
The full conference information, including sponsorship and programme details, will be regularly updated on our website www.GTPI2022.csic.es<https://can01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.gtpi20…>, which be launched by April 15th. Please also feel free to email Luis Sampedro for more information: lsampedro(a)mbg.csic.es<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>
Looking forward to seeing you in Pontevedra.
Luis Sampedro, Rafael Zas and the GTPI2022 scientific committee.
You are on this mailing list because you have attended previous events or previously expressed interest in GTPI2022. Please reply to this email and let us know if you are no longer interested and you will be removed from the list.
Dr. Luis Sampedro
Grupo de Xenética e Ecoloxía Forestal
Misión Biolóxica de Galicia
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas
Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain.
We are very pleased to announce the very *first meeting* of our *new
IUFRO Working Group (7.03.17) *on *Tree Health in Urban Forests*.
The workshop will be *part of the IUFRO all Division 7 “Forest Health”
Lisbon 2022 Conference, 6-9 September, Lisbon - Portugal*.
We invite you to register without delay for this conference
(https://iufro-lisbon2022.com/) and submit your abstract to the
dedicated session “Tree Health in Urban Forests”
Looking forward to seeing many of you in Lisbon
Hervé, Johanna and Steven
Directeur de Recherches
Entomologie Forestière & Biodiversité
Forest Entomology & Biodiversity
UMR BIOGECO - INRAE
69, route d'Arcachon
33612 CESTAS cedex, France
Tel + 33 (0)5 35 38 53 11
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As you are aware, IUFRO has planned a Regional Congress in Russia from September 23 - 25, 2022. Due to the events that are unfolding in Ukraine, the leadership team of Division 7 has informed IUFRO headquarters that we will not be participating in the congress, either in person or remotely. This message is to inform you of the stance that we have taken within Division 7.
IUFRO Headquarters is currently developing a response for this situation that will speak for all of IUFRO.
Best regards, Tod
Coordinator IUFRO Division 7 - Forest Health
Tod Ramsfield, PhD
Research Scientist Forest Pathology, Canadian Forest Service
Natural Resources Canada / Government of Canada
Tod.Ramsfield(a)NRCan-RNCan.gc.ca<mailto:Tod.Ramsfield@NRCan-RNCan.gc.ca> / Tel: 825-510-1303
Chercheur, Pathologie forestière, Service canadien des forêts
Ressources naturelles Canada / Gouvernement du Canada
Tod.Ramsfield(a)NRCan-RNCan.gc.ca<mailto:Tod.Ramsfield@NRCan-RNCan.gc.ca> / Tel : 825-510-1303