Symposium - Seminar

27th International Congress for Conservation Biology & 4th European Congress for Conservation Biology

Date 
Sunday, 2 August, 2015 to Thursday, 6 August, 2015
Country 
France
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

Mission Biodiversity: Choosing new paths for conservation

The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is proud to team up for the first time with Agropolis international and the French Foundation for Research on Biodiversity (FRB) to host the 27th International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB) and the 4th European Congress for Conservation Biology (ECCB) to be held on August 2-6, 2015 in Montpellier, France.

A new start for Europe: Opening up to an ERA of Innovation

Date 
Monday, 22 June, 2015 to Tuesday, 23 June, 2015
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

22-23 June 2015, Brussels, Belgium

In the presence of Commissioner Moedas, this conference will bring together some 500 participants from key research and innovation organisations to discuss EU policies on three interconnected topics: Open Science, the European Research Area and Innovation.

The conference will cover a broad range of issues including:

    the results and outcome of the ‘Science 2.0: Science in Transition’ consultation
    the ERA Roadmap
    open labour market for researchers
    building up an innovation ecosystem

Systematics Association Biennial 2015

Date 
Wednesday, 26 August, 2015 to Friday, 28 August, 2015
Country 
United Kingdom
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

Systematics, the science that underpins biology

This three-day meeting of the Systematics Association will be held at the University of Oxford and comprises four thematic sessions and contributed papers:

Symposium 1 (26 August): The value of long term monitoring plots for plant systematics and ecology in the tropics
Toby Pennington, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Tim Baker, University of Leeds

Symposium 2 (28 August): Comparative approaches to the origin of biodiversity

The EU Green Week 2015 Nature edition soon in Brussels !

Date 
Wednesday, 3 June, 2015 to Friday, 5 June, 2015
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

 

Green Week 2015 Nature – our health, our wealth

The 2015 edition of Green Week, the biggest annual conference on European environment policy, will take place from 3 to 5 June at The Egg Conference Centre, Rue Bara, in Brussels. The theme will be nature and biodiversity.

Science with and for Society: information day and brokerage event

Date 
Friday, 22 May, 2015
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar
 
The network for National Contact Points for Science with and for Society - SiS.net invites all stakeholder involved in the Science with and for Society Programme of Horizon 2020 to the info day and brokerage event to be held on 22 May in Brussels, Belgium.
 

CBD Technical Expert Workshop on Biodiversity-Related Investments and Impacts

Date 
Tuesday, 5 May, 2015 to Thursday, 7 May, 2015
Country 
Mexico
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

 

5-7 May 2015 - Mexico City, Mexico

Organised by the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), this international technical expert workshop will focus on identifying, accessing, compiling and aggregating domestic and international biodiversity-related investments and their impacts.