FAPESP - Nature4Life Joint Workshop

FAPESP-Nature4Life Joint Workshop Conservation and restoration of the Atlantic Forest: past, present and future

FAPESP-Nature4Life Joint Workshop
Conservation and restoration of the Atlantic Forest:
past, present and future

February 20th, 2018 – 9:00 am
FAPESP

In this workshop, scientists from the State of São Paulo, Brazil, and from the Netherlands, will explore possibilities of future collaborative research on Neotropical biodiversity.

With an initial focus in the Atlantic Forest, the initiative aims to use functional analysis for successful restoration and sustainable use of the forest.

 

REGISTRATION: www.fapesp.br/eventos/nature4life/registration

EVENT FREE OF CHARGE | LIMITED REGISTRATION

PROGRAM: 

9:00 Registration
9:20 Opening
9:30 Update on the BIOTA program – Carlos Joly (IB-Unicamp)   
10:00 Update on the Nature4life program – Johan Molls (Naturalis/Nature4Life) Download 
10:30 Look back at the workshop in 2016 and the outcome AF Project - Hans ter Steege (Naturalis - Free University of Amsterdam) Download 
11:00 NWO on collaboration with Brazil – Sebastiaan den Bak (NWO - Head of International Policy) Download 
11:30 FAPESP on collaboration with Netherland – Carlos Joly (IB-Unicamp) Download 
11:50 LUNCH TIME (RESTAURANTES AROUND FAPESP)
Presentations by BIOTA researchers
(presenting their research, but also general presentations on topics relevant for the joint AF project)
14:00 Carlos Joly/Simone Vieira (IB-Unicamp)
14:30 Marcos Aidar (Instituto de Botânica) Download 
14:45 Cristina Miyaki (IB-USP) Download 
15:00 Luciano Verdade (Cena-USP) Download 
15:15 BREAK TIME
Presentations by Nature4life researchers
(presenting their research, but also general presentations on topics relevant for the joint AF project)
15:45 Marijke van Kuijk (Utrecht University)
Dynamics of recovering forests Download 
16:00 Daniella Schweizer (Utrecht Univesity / ETH Zurich)
Perceived barriers for scaling-up and monitor restoration in an effort to develop a strategy to overcome these Download 
16:15 Marielos Pena (Wageningen University) Download 
16:30 Robert Timmers (Utrecht University)
Tree development in forest fragments and the role of protection  Download 
16:45 Jelle Behagel (Wageningen University)
Political practices in forest conservation, restoration, and management Download 
17:00
CLOSURE

 

OFFICIAL LANGUAGE:  English (simultaneous translation will not be provided)

INFORMATION:
vera@fapesp.br | 11.3838-4362

FAPESP:
Rua Pio XI, 1500 – Alto da Lapa – São Paulo, SP

PARKING SUGGESTION:
Pio Park – Rua Pio XI, 1320 | ELS Park – Rua Pio XI, 1650 | Tonimar – Rua Jorge Americano, 89