An informal, interactive afternoon, organized by the Belgium Ecosystem Services Community (BEES) focused on developing interdisciplinary cooperation and exploring transdisciplinary opportunities. Starting with a lunch, sharing experiences with short inspiring presentations, and having an interactive session, all while enjoying the magnificent 180° view on Ghent City from the 21th floor.
1) exchange with peers is essential for research quality and network building.
2) learning to link projects with stakeholders and policy makers in early phases is highly beneficial for impact of your research.
3) imeeting new people working on similar topics, outside of your office.