13 febrero 2014

Second Edition of the Ramon Margalef Summer Colloquia

The Call for Participation for the Second Edition of the Ramon Margalef Summer Colloquia "What Ecology can learn from natural and human-induced disturbances – A cross-system view" is now extended until march.

Dates and venue: from 7th of July to 18th July in Barcelona (Spain).

The principal aim of this Colloquia is to enhance the exchange of ideas and to promote imaginative thinking by bringing together ecological knowledge from experts on terrestrial, limnetic and marine systems.

The Colloquia will be organized as follows:
A) Masterly lessons of one hour during mornings and Open discussions.
B) Practical activities in the afternoon (12 hours); the student will be able to choose between computer courses on R and Matlab, with specific applications.
C) Posters discussion. Participants are encouraged to bring along a 3’ presentation together with a poster describing their research.

The course is organized as a joint effort of the Institute of Marine Sciences (ICM –CSIC), University of Barcelona (UB), Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), the Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications (CREAF) and the Catalan Association of Oceanographers.

More information.