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TDWG 2015 publicerat

Publicerat av GBIF-Sweden --

Den internationella organisationen för standardisering av biodiversitetsinformatikkomponenter Biodiversity Information Standrads (TDWG) organiserar i år konferens med mötesförhandlingar i Nairobi, Kenya 28 september-1 oktober. Abstract till presentationer och samtliga föredrag som streamats är också samlade p http://www.tdwg.org/2015-conference/.

GBIF-möte i Madagaskar

Publicerat av GBIF-Sweden --

Det årliga mötet 2015 där röstande och associerade medlemmar i den globala GBIF-organisation samlas för överläggningar och beslut om GBIF:s framtid 2017-2021 ("Governing Board 22") hålls i år i Antananarivo, Madagaskar 7-9 oktober. I samband med detta möte arrabgeras även ett "Training Event" för nod-representanter 3-4 oktober och årets "Global Nodes Meeting 13" 5-6 oktober. All relevant information finns samlad under http://gb22.gbif.org/GB22/.

Konferensen Nordic Oikos 2016 i Åbo

Publicerat av GBIF-Sweden --

The second Nordic Oikos meeting will be held 2-4 February 2016 in Turku, Finland

 

Nordic Society Oikos' mission is to "to support scientific research in ecology and related disciplines and to stimulate and enhance communication between stakeholders in ecological research in the Nordic countries and beyond."

 

In short:

* Plenaries by Jens-Christian Svenning (Aarhus), Tanja Slotte (Stockholm), Tómas Grétar Gunnarsson (Univ. of Iceland)

* Pre-conference workshop Monday 1 February 2016

* Reduced registration fee for PhD students

* Selected 15 minute presentations by conference participants

* Poster presentations by participants

* Good time

 

Details of the conference are provided on www.utu.fi/oikos

 

*** Registration and abstract submission will open in October ***

 

Welcome to Turku!

-Organisers of the Nordic Oikos 2016 conference

Bidra till International Biogeography Society's 2017 Biennial Conference!

Publicerat av GBIF-Sweden --

Only 3 weeks left to submit a symposia proposal for the International Biogeography Society's 2017 Biennial Conference.  The conference will be held 9-13 January, 2017 in Salvador, Brazil, with the symposia being an integral part of our meeting as plenary sessions in which all attendees participate.  If you missed the first email call for symposia proposals, check out the IBS Blog (biogeography.blogspot.com<http://biogeography.blogspot.com>) for details on submission requirements and partial support.

 

It's a great opportunity to organize the presentation of cutting-edge work that will appeal to a broad cross-section of Biogeographers!!

Submission and questions?  Please send proposals for symposia by email to Pedro Peres-Neto (peres-neto.pedro@uqam.ca<mailto:peres-neto.pedro@uqam.ca>), IBS VP for Conferences, by 7th October 2015.

 

Roland Jansson

Dept. of Ecology and Environmental Science Umeå University

SE-901 87 Umeå

Sweden

Phone +46-90-7869573 alt +46-70-3686605

http://www.emg.umu.se/english/about-the-department/staff/jansson-roland