Date(s): 17/10/2017 - 18/10/2017
Please, save the date: SUMFOREST CONFERENCE “Bridging research, policy and practice for sustainable forest management” will be held on 17 – 18 October 2017 at Sant Pau (Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 167, 08025 Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain.
ERA-NET Sumforest is successfully “hitting the home stretch” to be finalised at the end of 2017 (and to be continued in the frame of the new Cofund project ForestValue).
General presentation of Sumforest and its major outcomes;
Summary of the Sumforest Summer School and introduction to the Poster sessions of 25 Young Researchers;
Call Topic 2 “Risk resilient forest management – Adapting forest management regimes which incorporate risk assessment related to potential climate change impacts to inform policy decisions”
Presentation of selected Sumforest projects within topic 2 (Forexclim; ForRisk; Reforce; Reform)
Call Topic 1 “Comparative assessment of the sustainability performance of forest-based, other renewable and non-renewable raw material-based value chains to inform policy decisions”
Presentation of selected Sumforest projects within topic 1 (BenchValue; FutureBioEcon)
Call Topic 3 “Investigation, appraisal and evaluation of trade-offs related to the provision of forest ecosystem services to inform policy decisions”
Presentation of selected Sumforest projects within topic 3 (Polyfores)
Presentation from the Coordinator of the Foresterra project INFORMED
Presentation on next steps and prospective: ERA-NET Cofund “Innovative Forest-Based Bioeconomy – ForestValue”
A core team is currently preparing the meetings and the conference. Detailed information and agendas/programmes will be sent out in due time.
We are looking forward to see you in Spain!