Thu 25 February 2021
- Fri 26 February 2021
Online

Digital ALPTREES Conference 2021

Sustainable Use and Management of Non-Native Trees in Urban, Peri-Urban and Forest Ecosystems in the Alpine Region

We are inviting citizens, experts, and stakeholders to share their experiences and views on non-native trees, climate change in the Alpine region, or other related topics for an oral presentation or poster presentation for the following sessions & workshop:

Session 1 | RISKS of invasive Trees | 12:30 - 14:00, 25th of February

Session 2 | MANAGEMENT of NON-NATIVE TREES | 15:00 - 17:00, 25th of February

Session 3 | UNDER 18 Session | 13:00 - 14:30, 26th of February

Policy Workshop | Developing a STRATEGY | 9:30 - 11:30, 26th of February

Abstract submission

Please use the registration link to submit your abstract: https://forms.gle/xGhmXrnXPyZZ3Hxp7

You are invited to actively participate in the ALPTREES Conference. You can choose to submit:
 

  • Poster presentation (format A,594 x 841 mm)
  • Oral presentation (10min + 5 min discussion)


Although the conference is mainly let in English, you are invited to submit an abstract in all official languages of the Alpine Space:
ITALIAN, FRENCH, SLOVENIAN, GERMAN.

The abstracts, oral presentations, and poster presentations can be made publicly available in the ALPTREES Knowledge Hub and in the ALPTREES website & social media channels. If you wish to share your poster, please submit a PDF of your poster to katharina.lapin@bfw.gv.at by February 15th, 2021. All presentations will be recorded. If you wish not to be recorded during your presentation, let the moderator know shortly before the presentation.

The Abstract will be published online in a book of abstracts shortly after the conference. Please name all contributing authors and let us know if you and your co-authors agree.

DAY 1 - 25th of February

Plenary session with Keynote Presentations & Discussion on February 25th

10:00 - Welcome

10:15 - Keynote 1

10:40 - Keynote 2

11:00 - Keynote 3

11:30 – Discussion

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11:30 - 12:30 Virtual Coffee Break with digital activities

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12:30 - 14:00 Session 1 | RISKS of invasive Trees

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15:00 - 17:00 Session 2 | MANAGEMENT of NON-NATIVE TREES


DAY 2 - 26th of February

9:30 - 11:30  POLICY WORKSHOP | Developing a strategy for the sutainable use of non-native trees?

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11:30 - 13:00 Virtual Coffee Break with digital activities

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13:00 - 14:30 Session 3 | UNDER 18 Session

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Plenary session on February 26th:


15:00 - Welcome

15:15 - Keynote 4

15:40 - Keynote 5

16:00 - Keynote 6

16:30 - Discussion

17:00 Closing


Looking forward to meeting soon online!

 

The ALPTREES team

Contact persons

If you need any information concerning the conference or the draft agenda, please feel free to write an email to the contact persons: Nicola la Porta (nicola.laporta@fmach.it) or Katharina Lapin (katharina.lapin@bfw.gv.at). Visit our homepage, where the full program description will be available: www.www.alpine-space.eu/projects/alptrees