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October 2005

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2-6 October 2005 - Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom

Open Science Conference: Global Change in Mountain Regions

More information: http://www.mountain.conf.uhi.ac.uk
Contact: mountain.conf@perth.uhi.ac.uk

 

3-7 October 2005 - Nairobi, Kenya

World Congress on Conservation Agriculture

More information: http://www.act.org.zw/Congress/index.php
Contact: mbwalya@africaonline.co.zw

 

5-9 October 2005 - Prades, France

6th biennial international insect film festival and 2nd forum on nature and sustainable development

More information: http://opielr.free.fr/Evenement.htm
Contact: festival.fifi@wanadoo.fr

 

9-13 October 2005 - Bonn, Germany

2005 Open Meeting of the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change Research Community

Including the symposium "The interface between biodiversity science and policy" by the DIVERSITAS bioSUSTAINABILITY project.

More information: http://www.ihdp.org
Contact: Lis Mullin

 

13-16 October 2005 - Brussels, Belgium

Workshop: A global assessment of animal diversity in freshwater - upon invitation only

Contact: Estelle Balian

 

17-21 October 2005 - China

ICSU General Assembly

More information: http://www.icsu.org

 

September 2005

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DIVERSITAS Event

1-4 September 2005, Borneo, Malaysia

Adaptive Synthesis Workshop III: "Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning - Cross Biome Syntheses"

More Information: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/biomerge/workshop3.html

 

DIVERSITAS Event

4-6 September 2005 - Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, Malaysia

Next Generation of Biodiversity Research
Meeting organised by DIVERSITAS ecoSERVICES

Contact: Co-Chair, Prof. Andy Hector

 

5-12 September 2005 - Katowice, Poland

8th International Conference on the Ecology and Management of Alien Plant Invasions

More information: http://www.emapi.us.edu.pl
Contact: Dr. Barbara Tokarska-Guzik

 

6-9 September 2005 - Brisbane, Australia

8th International Riversymposium 2005: Waters and Food Security - Rivers in a Global Context

More information: http://www.riverfestival.com.au/symposium
Contact: glenn@riverfestival.com.au

 

DIVERSITAS Event

7-10 September 2005 - Danum, Borneo, Malaysia

Biodiversity and Carbon storage
Meeting organised by DIVERSITAS ecoSERVICES

Contact: Co-Chair, Prof. Andy Hector

 

11-14 September 2005 - Liverpool, UK

Complexity and Ecological Economics: Conference on Complexity, Science and Society

More information: http://www.liv.ac.uk/ccr/2005_conf
Contact: Katharine N. Farrell

 

12-14 September 2005 - Wengen, Switzerland

International and Interdisciplinary Workshop "10th Anniversary Edition" on Climate, Climatic Change, and Human Health

More information: http://www.unifr.ch/geoscience/geographie/EVENTS/Wengen/05/Wengen2005.html

 

DIVERSITAS Event

19-23 September 2005 - Göttingen, Germany

International symposium on the stability of tropical rainforest margins: Linking ecological, economic and social constraints of land use and conservation

More information: http://www.storma.de/symp2005
Contact: symp2005@gwdg.de

 

DIVERSITAS Event

20-21 September 2005 - Kings College, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Seventh Annual BIOECON Conference on "Economics and the Analysis of Ecology and Biodiversity"
Co-organised by the DIVERSITAS Core Project ecoSERVICES.

More information: http://www.bioecon.ucl.ac.uk
Click here for the call for papers.
Contact: Dr. Andreas Kontoleon

 

20-24 September 2005 - Ionnina Epirus, Greece

Biodiversity conservation and sustainable development in mountain areas of Europe: the challenge of interdisciplinary research

More information: http://www.bioscene.co.uk/conf2005/Index.htm

Contact: BioScene Secretariat

 

22-23 September 2005 - Segovia, Spain

Biodiversity and social science: SoBio Workshop - Mobilising the European Social Research Potential in Support of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Management - upon invitation only

More information: http://www.ecnc.nl/Workshop/Index_457.html
Contact: Natasja Hulst

 

22-24 September 2005 - Nairobi, Kenya

African Network on Global Environmental Change Research and Capacity Development

More information: http://wdc.uonbi.ac.ke

 

26-30 September 2005 - Broomfield, USA

7th International CO2 Conference

More information: http://www.cmdl.noaa.gov/info/icdc7

 

August 2005

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2-11 August 2005 - Beijing, China

Carbon Cycle and Climate session for the 2005 IAMAS meeting

More information: http://www.iamas2005.com
Contact: Ying Ping Wang

 

3-13 August 2005 – Brisbane, Australia

Forests in balance: Linking tradition and technology
Organised by the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO)

More information: http://www.iufro2005.com
Contact: Congress Manager

 

10-12 August 2005 - Beijing, China

PAGES 2nd Open Science Meeting

More information: http://www.pages2005.org
Contact: PAGES IPO (osm@pages.unibe.ch)

 

21-27 August 2005 - Stockholm, Sweden

2005 World Water Week

More information: http://www.worldwaterweek.org
Contact: sympos@siwi.org)

 

July 2005

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15-19 July 2005 - Brasilia, Brazil

19th Annual Meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology

More information : http://www.scb2005.unb.br

 

17-23 July 2005 - Vienna, Austria

XVII International Botanical Congress

More information: http://www.ibc2005.ac.at
Contact: office@ibc2005.ac.at

 

20-23 July 2005 - Seattle, USA

US Society for Ecological Economics (USSEE) third biennial conference
"Forging Solutions: Applying Ecological Economics to Urgent Problems"

More information: http://www.ussee.org/conference/
Contact: Isabel de la Torre

 

June 2005

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6-8 June 2005 - Frascati, Italy

Carbon from Space

More information: http://www.congrex.nl/05c21/

 

9-10 June 2005 - Helsinki, Finland

Foresight Management in Corporations and Public Organisations - New Visions for Sustainability

More information: http://www.tukkk.fi/tutu/conference2005
Contact: conference2005@tukkk.fi

 

13-15 June 2005 - Paris, France

Freshwater Scientific Committee Meeting - upon invitation only

 

13-17 June 2005 - Paris, France

Atmospheric Traces Transport Model Intercomparison (TransCom)

Contact: Peter Rayner

 

14-17 June 2005

5th meeting of the Scientific Steering Committee of the Global Carbon Project (GCP) - upon invitation only

More information: http://www.globalcarbonproject.org

 

15 June 2005, UNESCO, Paris, France

Vulnerabilities of the Carbon-Climate-Human system

More information: http://www.globalcarbonproject.org/meetings.htm

 

23-25 June 2005 St Petersburg, Russia

7th International Conference of the Russian Society for Ecological Economics: "Globalization, new economy and the environment.

More information: http://www.rsee.org
Contact: Dr Stanislav Shmelev

 

27-29 June 2005 - Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands

LOICZ II Inaugural Open Science Meeting

More information: http://www.loicz.org/conference
Contact: LOICZ International Project Office conference secretariat : loicz.conference@nioz.nl

 

30 June - 1 July 2005 - Leipzig, Germany (upon invitaion only)

Building a National Biodiversity Science Network and a Biodiversity Forum for Germany

Contact: Carsten Nesshöver: carsten.nesshoever@ufz.de

 

May 2005

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DIVERSITAS Event

2-4 May 2005 - Dourdan, France

Workshop: Global Environmental Change and Biodiversity

More information: http://www.diversitas-international.org/home_article3.html
Contact: Paul Leadley

 

6-8 May 2005 - Stony Brook University, New York, USA

The Stony Brook World Environmental Forum: Climate Change and the World's protected areas

More information: http://www.stonybrook.edu/sb/lifematters/contact.shtml
Contact: Eugenia M. Reiersen, Conference Coordinator

 

17-21 May 2005 - Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Scientists gather to assess the role of biodiversity in ecosystem function: How many species in Noah's Arc?

More information: http://www.esf.org/esf_pressarea_page.php
Contact: Anna Travesset and Carlos M.Duarte

 

21 May 2005 - Washington, USA

Executive Committee Meeting of the ESSP Joint Project ‘Global Environmental Change and Food Systems’ (GECAFS) – upon invitation only

More information: http://www.gecafs.org

 

30 May–1 June 2005 – Tel Aviv, Israel

International conference "Living with Global Change: Challenges in Environmental Sciences"

More information: http://www.weizmann.ac.il/conferences/iseeqs

 

DIVERSITAS Event

31 May - 3 June, 2005, Wrightsville Beach, NC, USA

Meta-Data Model Advisory Working Group

Organised by the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent), in partnership with DIVERSITAS and GBIF

Contact: Prof Cliff Cunningham or Prof Michael Donoghue

This meeting will bring together a group of experts on (1) georeferencing and predictive range mapping, (2) phylogeny and phyloinformatics, and (3) systematists with a special interest in merging these various approaches.

 

April 2005

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DIVERSITAS Event

7 April 2005 - Bern, Switzerland

6th Swiss Global Change Day

More information: http://www.proclim.ch
Contact: proclim@scnat.ch

 

7-8 April 2005 - New York, USA

New Currents in Conserving Freshwater Systems

The Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation’s 10th Annual Spring Symposium

More information: http://cbc.amnh.org/symposia/freshwater/index.php

 

DIVERSITAS Event

20-22 April 2005 - Tokyo, Japan

Annual DIVERSITAS Scientific Committee meeting - upon invitation only

 

26-29 April 2005 - Bordeaux, France

International Conference "Biodiversity and Conservation Biology in Plantation Forests"

The Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation’s 10th Annual Spring Symposium

More information: http://www.gis-ifb.org/content/download/1078/5292/file/BPF.v2.pdf

 

March 2005

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1-4 March 2005 - Chico Hot Springs, USA

2005 MTNCLIM Conference
"Anticipating Challenges to Western Mountain Ecosystems and Resources"

More information: http://www.fs.fed.us/psw/mtnclim

 

13-16 March 2005 - Atlanta, USA

"Emerging Issues Along Urban/Rural Interfaces: Linking Science and Society"

More information: http://www.sfws.auburn.edu/urbanruralinterfaces/
Contact: Dr. David Laband

 

DIVERSITAS Event

14-18 March 2005 - Paris, France

Meeting organised by SCOPE and DIVERSITAS for the Rapid Assessment Project on Human Health and Biodiversity - upon invitation only

Contact: Anne-Hélène Prieur Richard

 

16-18 March 2005 - Johannesburg, South Africa

Global Conference on Indigenous Knowledge and Traditional Medicine

More information: http://www.africa-first.com/iktm2005/index.htm
Contact: info@africa-first.com

 

DIVERSITAS Event

18-19 March 2005 - Paris, France

DIVERSITAS Marine Biodiversity Task Force Meeting - upon invitation only

 

February 2005

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DIVERSITAS Event

23-25 February 2005 - Bonn, Germany

International Conference on Integrated Assessment of Water Resources and Global Change: A North-South Analysis

More information: http://www.zef.de/watershed2005

 

January 2005

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24-28 January 2005 - Paris, France

"Biodiversity: science and governance"

Organised by the French Ministry for Research, co-sponsored by DIVERSITAS
More information: http://www.recherche.gouv.fr/biodiv2005paris/en/index.htm
Contact: biodiv2005paris@recherche.gouv.fr

 

December 2004

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3-4 December 2004 - Berlin, Germany

"Greening of Policies - Interlinkages and Policy Integration" 2004 Berlin Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change

More information: http://www.fu-berlin.de/ffu/akumwelt/bc2004/index.htm

 

7-10 December 2004 - Singapore

International Conference: "Biology in Asia"

More information: http://www.dbs.nus.edu.sg/sibiolconference

 

14-17 December 2004 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Biotechnology towards Rainforest Conservation

More information: http://www.frim.gov.my/pdf/seminar2004/BioTech2004.pdf
Contact: noyee@frim.gov.my

 

November 2004

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DIVERSITAS Event

3-6 November 2004 - Paris, France

DIVERSITAS Workshop: Integrated Modeling of Economies and Ecosystems - upon invitation only

Contact: Prof. John Tschirrhart or Erwin Bulte

 

4-6 November 2004 - Luberon and Verdon Regional Nature Parks, France

Colloquium 'Protected areas and quality label procedures'

More information: http://www.alparc.org
Contact: info@alparc.org

 

12-14 November 2004 - Paris, France

Global Forum on Sustainable Development

Contact: contact@equitable-forum.org

More information: http://www.equitable-forum.org


17-25 November 2004 - Bangkok, Thailand

3rd IUCN World Congress "People and Nature - only one world"

More information: http://www.iucn.org/about/wcc/wcc.pdf



29 November - 1 December 2004 - Hamburg, Germany

Ocean Biodiversity Informatics

More information: http://www.vliz.be/obi
Contact:Flancders Marine Institute (VLIZ) obi@vliz.be

 

October 2004

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9-10 October 2004 - Wellington, New Zealand

2nd Global Taxonomie Initiative Regional Workshop

Contact: Dennis Gordon

24 October - 6 November 6, 2004 - Nicoya, Costa Rica

IHDP- IAI 2004 Global Environmental Change Institute on Globalisation and Food Systems: Scientific Workshop and Science-Policy Forum

More information: http://www.institutes.iai.int/2004GECI.htm
Contact: i2004-geci@dir.iai.int

 

28-30 October 2004 - Geneva, Switzerland

Conservation and monitoring of pond biodiversity: 1st European Pond Workshop

More information: http://www.hesge.ch/eil/actualites/pond_workshop.html
Contact: Dr. Beat Oertli

 

September 2004

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2-3 September 2004 - Kings College Cambridge, United Kingdom

Sixth Annual BIOECON Conference on "Economics and the Analysis of Biology and Biodiversity"

Hosted by the Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge; Department of Economics, University College London; in association with UK-DEFRA, DIVERSITAS and FEEM

More information: http://www.bioecon.ucl.ac.uk
Contact: Andreas Kontoleon or Tim Swanson

 


6-11 September 2004 - Chiang Mai, Thailand

EASIANET Workshop: The importance of taxonomy in plant quarantine, including work in plant fungal taxonomy

More information: http://www.easianet.nies.go.jp/hk and http://www.mushroomresearchcentre.net
Contact: Kevin D. Hyde

 

13-17 September 2004 - Thessaloniki, Greece

"Mountain biodiversity and slope stability", Symposium at the International conference on eco-engeneering

More information: http://www.unibas.ch/gmba/Second_Call.pdf and http://www.ecoslopes.com

 

14-17 September 2004 - Sant Julià de Lorea, Andorra

5è Congrés Internacional de Medi Ambient d'Andorra

More information: http://www.iea.ad/cima2004
Contact: cbdiea@andorra.ad

 

DIVERSITAS Event

16 September - 17 September 2004 - Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Focus Meeting: Measuring biodiversity in biomes of Indochina - upon invitation only

Contact: Alison Holt

27 September - 1 October 2004 - Nairobi, Kenya

International Ecoagriculture Conference and Practitioners' Fair

Contact: Sara Scherr

27 September - 8 October 2004 - Mexico City, Mexico

Institute on Urbanization and Global Environmental Change in Latin America
Jointly organised by The Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) and the National Institute of Ecology of Mexico (INE), an additional collaborator is the International Human Dimensions Programme (IHDP)

More information: http://www.institutes.iai.int

 

30 September - 1 October 2004 - Bern, Switzerland

3rd International Conference on Biological Invasions NEOBIOTA - From Ecology to Control

More information: http://www.neobiota.unibe.ch
Contact: neobiota@zos.unibe.ch

 

August 2004

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1-5 November 2004 - Portland, USA

Ecological Society of America 89th Annual Meeting

More information: http://www.esa.org
Contact: esahq@esa.org

 

1-5 November 2004 - Portland, USA

"Functional significance of mountain biodiversity" Symposium at the Annual Conference of the Ecological Society of America (ESA)

More information: http://www.colorado.edu/mrs/FSMB.html

 

15-21 August 2004 - Brisbane, Australia

The 22nd International Congress of Entomology (ICE)

More information: http://www.ice2004.org
Contact: ice2004@ccm.com.au


25-28 August 2004 - Stockholm, Sweden

Joint Initiative of the Standing Committees for Life, Environmental and Earth Sciences (LESC) and the Social Sciences (SCSS): Workshop on Carbon and Energy

More information: http://www.esf.org/carbon

 


July 2004

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11-14 July 2004 - Montreal, Canada

Conference of the International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE):
Challenging Boundaries: Economics, Ecology and Gouvernance

More information: http://www.iseemontreal2004.com

 

19-20 July 2004 - London, United Kingdom

Beyond extinction rates: monitoring wild nature for the 2010 target
Organised by the Royal Society

More information: http://www.royalsoc.ac.uk/events/discussion_meetings/level_2/jul04.html
Contact: Hannah Jemmett

 

19-25 July 2004 - Corte, Corsica, France

4th Congress: Environnement Identité Méditerranée - EIM 2004

Contact: Nathalie Giorgi

 

21-23 July 2004 - University of York, United Kingdom

Entomology 2004 - Royal Entomological Society Annual National Meeting

More information: http://www.royensoc.co.uk
Contact: Dr. David Chesmore

 

25-30 July 2004 - Utrecht, the Netherlands

INTECOL International Wetlands Conference: Wetland Science and Water Resources Management

More information: http://www.bio.uu.nl/intecol
Contact: FBU Congress Bureau

 

29 July - 2 August 2004 - New York, USA

18th Annual Meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology (SCB): Conservation in an Urbanising World

More information: http://cerc.columbia.edu/scb2004

 

June 2004

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DIVERSITAS Event

3 June 2004 — Amsterdam, the Netherlands

DIVERSITAS workshop: Biodiversity on a changing globe

More information: http://www.knaw.nl/cfdata/agenda/agenda_detail.cfm?agenda__id=423
Contact: Alice de Gier: alice.de.gier@bureau.knaw.nl

 

8-11 June 2004 — Beijing, China

Beijing International Symposium on Biological Invasions: Species Exchanges between Eastern Asia and North America: Threats to Environment and Economy"High alpine grazing and biodiversity"-Symposium, European Grassland Federation meeting

More information: http://bisobi.sino-eco.org
Contact in China: Dr. Jianghui Huang: jhhuang@ns.ibcas.ac.cn
Contact outside China: Dr. Shili Miao: smiao@sino-eco.org

 

10-11 June 2004 — Georgia, United States

Energy and Agricultural Carbon Utilisation Symposium: A Sustainable Alternative to Sequestration

More information: http://www.georgiaitp.org/carbon
Contact: Ryan Adolphson: ryan@engr.uga.edu

 

DIVERSITAS Event

14-16 June 2004 — Paris, France

DIVERSITAS Freshwater biodiversity cross-cutting network scientific committee meeting - by invitation only

20-23 June 2004 — Manila, Philippines

Fourth Asian Regional Session of the Global Biodiversity Forum

More information: http://www.gbf.ch
Contact: Mr. Bhujang Dharmaji: bhujang@sltnet.lk

 

20-24 June 2004 — Island of Vilm, Germany

Second European Workshop for the Global Taxonomy Initiative (GTI): Building Capacity for the Global Taxonomy Initiative in a larger Europe

More information: http://www.biodiversity.ch/ibs/detail.php?id=102
Contact: Fabian Haas: haas.SMNS@naturkundemuseum-bw.de

 

21-24 June 2004 — Luzern, Switzerland

20th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation: Land Use Systems in Grassland Dominated Regions

More information: http://www.egf2004.ch/

 


 

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