Final NNEXT-CONFERENCE

NON-NATIVE TREE SPECIES for EUROPEAN FORESTS

COST Action FP 1403
from 12-09-2018 to 14-09-2018
Vienna, Austria

 Objective

This international conference is the final event organised by the EU COST Action FP1403 "Non-Native Tree Species for European Forests - Experiences, Risks and Opportunities". The aim is to showcase the activities and the achievements of this COST Action from the last 4 years, to share knowledge on non-native tree species with the international scientific community, and to pursue the successful networking and future collaborations. Researchers, policy makers, practitioners and NGOs will meet to exchange facts, experiences and views, and work on a common, science based understanding of the opportunities and risks associated with non-native tree species growing.

Session topics include:

  • Introduction to Europe
  • Distribution
  • Provenances
  • Reproduction
  • Management
  • Growth potential
  • Ecosystem services
  • Biotic and abiotic threats
  • Market potential
  • Public perception

and more.

  Timeline

Abstract submission

15 May 2018

Acceptance notification

30 Jun 2018

Early-bird registration

15 Jul 2018

Registration deadline

15 Aug 2018

Conference

12-14 Sep 2018

   Contact

                     
phone.: 0043-1-47654-91325 or 0043-1-47654-91332
                        
Institute of Silviculture
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
Peter-Jordan-Straße 82
1190 Vienna
Austria