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Conferences & Workshops 2019


Conferences and Workshops related to the topics of invasive alien species and biodiversity



April 2019


National Workshop of Botanical Gardens, Arboreta, Herbaria and Botanical Museums The Role of Botanical Gardens, Arboreta, Herbaria, Botanical Museums, Seed and Gene Banks for the Protection and Sustainability of the Biological Diversity

(With International Participation)

Dates and venue: 18-21 April 2019, Duzce, Turkey

Organiser: Duzce University

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International Seminar on Ecology – 2019

Dedicated to the 75th Anniversary of the Union of Scientists in Bulgaria (USB) and 150th Anniversary of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS)

Dates and venue: 18-19 April 2019, Sofia, Bulgaria

Organiser: USB and the Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, BAS

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The 5th International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants

& The 5th International Symposium on Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Joint Meeting


Dates and venue: 24-28 April 2019, Cappadocia, Turkey

Organiser: Association of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Mediterranean (AMAPMED) and Global Federation of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (GOFMAP)

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May 2019


1st ISBR

1st International Symposium on Biodiversity Research

Dates and venue: 02-04 May 2019, Çanakkale, Turkey

Organiser: Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences and Arts, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University

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June - July 2019


13th SFSES

13th Symposium on the Flora of Southeastern Serbia and Neighboring Regions

Dates and venue: 20-23 June 2019, Stara Planina Mountains, Serbia

Organisers: Department of Biology and Ecology, Faculty of Sciences and Mathematics, University of Niš and the Institute for Nature Conservation of Serbia

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The 11th Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences

Dates and venue: 30 June - 05 July 2019, Zagreb, Croatia

Organisers: Croatian Association of Freshwater Ecologists and Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb

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September 2019


XVI European Congress of Ichthyology

Dates and venue: 02-06 September 2019, Lausanne, Switzerland

Organiser: European Ichthyological Society

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ILTER 2nd Open Science Meeting 2019

Dates and venue: 02-06 September 2019, Leipzig, Germany

Organisers: The International Long Term Ecological Research Network (ILTER), hosted by Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ)

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ISRS 2019

The 6th Biennial Symposium of the International Society for River Science (ISRS) under the theme Riverine landscapes as coupled socio-ecological systems

Dates and venue: 08-13 September 2019, Vienna, Austria

Organisers: The Institute of Hydrobiology and Aquatic Ecosystem Management at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna (BOKU)

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EMAPi 15 – Prague 2019

15th International Conference on Ecology and Management of Alien Plant invasions

Dates and venue: 09-13 September 2019, Prague, Czech Republic

Organisers: Institute of Botany, Průhonice, Czech Academy of Sciences, and Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague

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Advanced Workshop on Weed Mapping as a Tool in Plant Ecology and Weed Management

Dates and venue: 16-18 September 2019, Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (MAICH) – Crete, Greece

Organisers: the Weed Mapping Working Group and supported by the European Weed Research Society (EWRS) in cooperation with the Agricultural University of Athens and the Czech University of Life Sciences Prague

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7th Aquatic Biodiversity International Conference

Dates and venue: 25-28 September, 2019, Sibiu, Romania

Organiser: ‘Lucian Blaga’ University of Sibiu, Romania

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Detection and Control of Forest Invasive Alien Species in a Dynamic World

Dates and venue: 25-28 September, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Organiser: Partners of project LIFE ARTEMIS: Slovenian Forestry Institute, Institute of the Republic of Slovenia for Nature Conservation, Slovenia Forest Service and Institute Symbiosis

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International Biodiversity & Ecology Sciences Symposium 2019

Dates and venue: 26-28 September, 2019, Istanbul, Turkey

Organiser: Iskenderun Technical University, Turkey, Palas Academic

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October 2019



Dates and venue: 02-05 October 2019, Agricultural University of Athens, Greece

Organisers: OPTIMA (Organization for the Phyto-Taxonomic Investigation of the Mediterranean Area) and the Agricultural University of Athens

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8th International Symposium of Ecologists of Montenegro

Dates and venue: 02-06 October 2019, Budva, Montenegro

Organiser: Institute for Biodiversity and Ecology



VI International Congress of Taxonomy, Speciation and Euro-Mediterranean Biodiversity

Dates and venue: 11-13 October 2019, Sofia, Bulgaria

Organisers: National Museum of Natural History – Sofia, Biological Faculty of Sofia University, University of Catania – Italy, Entefauna Siciliana and Biodiversity Journal – Italy



ICAIS 2019

The 21st International Conference on Aquatic Invasive SpeciesAquatic Invasions in the Anthropocene

Dates and venue: 27-31 October 2019, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Organisers: Invasive Alien Species Centre

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