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European Conference of Tropical Ecology

Date 
Monday, 6 February, 2017 to Friday, 10 February, 2017
Country 
Belgium
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The “European Conference of Tropical Ecology” - the annual scientific meeting of the Society for Tropical Ecology (Gesellschaft für Tropenökologie, gtö) - will be organized in 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, by three Universities and three research-museum institutions.

Biodiversity and Health in the Face of Climate Change

Date 
Tuesday, 27 June, 2017 to Thursday, 29 June, 2017
Country 
Germany
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This joint European conference organized by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the European Network of Heads of Nature Conservation Agencies (ENCA) explores the significant challenges climate change poses to biodiversity and health in Europe. 

Open Science Conference 2017

Date 
Tuesday, 21 March, 2017 to Wednesday, 22 March, 2017
Country 
Germany
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The Open Science Conference 2017 is the 4th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is a continuation and development of the former Science 2.0 Conference. It is dedicated to the Open Science movement and provides a unique forum where researchers, librarians, practitioners, politicians, and other important stakeholders can discuss and exchange their ideas and experiences.

BioGenomics2017 - Global Biodiversity Genomics Conference

Date 
Monday, 20 February, 2017 to Thursday, 23 February, 2017
Country 
United States
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The Smithsonian Institute for Biodiversity Genomics (SIBG) and BGI are organizing the first Global Biodiversity Genomics Conference on February 20-23, 2017 in Washington, D.C. at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History and at the JW Marriott Washington DC Hotel.

Outcomes of the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 – what do they mean for Europe?

Date 
Monday, 7 November, 2016
Country 
Belgium
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IUCN and the Slovakian Presidency of the EU Council are inviting IUCN Members, partners and EU decision makers, and Members of the European Parliament to discuss the main outcomes of the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 in Hawai'i by looking at ways to support environmental policy and action in Europe.

Why Do Natural History Collections Matter? - CETAF 20th Anniversary

Date 
Thursday, 20 October, 2016
Country 
Spain
Organiser 
CETAF
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On the 20 October 2016, CETAF invites researchers, scientific communicators, policy makers and citizens interested in biodiversity to join us at Madrid's famous Royal Botanic Garden where high profile speakers from industry, science and culture will converge to showcase the societal relevance of natural history collections.

52nd German Society of Herpetology and Terrarium Science (DGHT) Annual Meeting

Date 
Wednesday, 28 September, 2016 to Sunday, 2 October, 2016
Country 
Germany
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

The Lower Saxony State Museum Oldenburg and the regional Oldenburg-Friesland group of the German Society of Herpetology and Terrarium Science are organising the 52nd Annual Meeting on Herpetology and Terrarium Science, including the German Herpetologist Day. The meeting will occur from September 28th to October 2nd, 2016 at the State Museum of Nature and Man in Oldenburg, Germany.

UNEP-GRID Science, business and environment: GEO-6 Assessment for the pan-European region

Date 
Thursday, 15 September, 2016
Country 
Poland
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This GRID-Warsaw Conference in Warsaw, which is held in the light of its 25th Anniversary, is being organised together with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). The main theme revolves around the state, changes and threats (hot issues) for the pan-European continent, as has been mentioned in the latest UNEP report from June 2016, which was published as part of the Global Environment Outlook framework presented to the Environment Ministers conference on June 8, 2016 in Batumi, Georgia.