Biodiversity and global change in the Tropics

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Treub Maatschappij - Society for the Advancement of Research in the Tropics
&
Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED), University of Amsterdam

present:

“Biodiversity and global change in the Tropics”

Friday 17th of November 2017, 13:30 - 17:30 hrs

Room C0.110, University of Amsterdam, Science Park 904, Amsterdam

Coordinators: Carina Hoorn & W. Daniel Kissling

 
Programme
 

13:30 - 13:35 hrs: Opening

13:35 - 13:45 hrs: Rene Boot (Tropenbos International | Ecology and Biodiversity, University of Utrecht | Chair Treub): “Introduction to the Society for the Advancement of Research in the Tropics”

13:45 - 14:05 hrs: Hans ter Steege (Naturalis/Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam): "Hyperdiversity and Hyperdominance in the Amazon Tree Flora”

14:05 - 14:25 hrs: Martine Rutten (Delft University of Technology): “Leapfrogging water management in Myanmar”

14:25 - 14:45 hrs: Erik Meesters (Wageningen University): “Long-term research and patterns on coral reefs of Dutch Caribbean islands”

14:45 - 15:30 hrs: TEA BREAK

15:30 - 16:15 hrs: Robert Whittaker (University of Oxford, UK): "Islands as model systems: from Krakatau to Hawaii"

16:15 - 16:45 hrs: Discussion

16:45 - 18:00 hrs: DRINKS AT THE ATRIUM

Click here to read the abstracts & biographies of the speakers.

Fees

Participation in this workshop is free of charge, but you should register your participation. The workshop includes coffee/tea and drinks Note: If you would like to cancel your registration, please always inform us.

More information

Dr W. Daniel Kissling (Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam)
Email: W.D.Kissling@uva.nl

Dr Carina Hoorn (Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam)
Email: M.C.Hoorn@uva.nl

Amber Heijboer (PE&RC)
Phone: +31 (0) 205 257451
Email: A.Heijboer@uva.nl

Registration

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