Plenary lectures

The speakers and titles of plenary talks are available:

 Monday  morning, 26th September

 Prof. Thorsten Wiegand

Department of Ecological Modelling

The Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ), Germany

“Spatial point pattern analysis in ecology”


Monday  afternoon, 26th September

Prof. Jordi Bascompte

Department of Integrative  Ecology 

Doñana Biological Station, Spanish Research Council (CSIC), Spain 

“Plant-Animal Mutualistic networks: the Architecture of Biodiversity”


Tuesday morning, 27th September

 Prof. Terry Chapin

Department of Biology and Wildlife

Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA

“Earth Stewardship: Sustainability Strategies for a Rapidly Changing Planet”


Tuesday afternoon, 27th September

Prof. Isabelle Olivieri

Istitut des Sciences de l´Evolution-Montpellier, National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS),

University of Montpellier, France

“Conservation biology: why evolution matters”


Wednesday morning, 28th September

 Prof. Georgina Mace

Centre for Population Biology, Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

Imperial College London, UK

"Pushing the boundaries of ecological science: emerging topics for the coming decades”


Wednesday morning, 28th September

 Prof. Jane Memmott

Ecological and Evolutionary Processes Group 

School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, UK

“Ecological Restoration: theory, practice and reality”