CLIMATE CHANGE AND NEW CHALLENGES IN THE PRODUCTION OF HIGH QUALITY AND WELL ADAPTED FOREST REPRODUCTIVE MATERIAL – Scientific-expert Conference with International Participation – FIRST CALL

FIRST CALL

Scientific-expert Conference with International Participation

CLIMATE CHANGE AND NEW CHALLENGES IN THE PRODUCTION OF HIGH QUALITY

AND WELL ADAPTED FOREST REPRODUCTIVE MATERIAL

60th Anniversary of Forest Seed Science and Technology in Croatia

„All the flowers of all the tomorrows are in the seeds of today“

(Chinese proverb)

3rd – 4th December 2019

Organizers

Croatian Forest Research Institute, Faculty of Forestry University of Zagreb, Academy of Forestry Sciences, Croatian Chamber of Forestry and Wood Processing Engineers, Croatian Forestry Society, Croatian Forests Ltd

Sponsors

Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Croatia, Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Croatia, Ministry of Environment and Energy of the Republic of Croatia, International Union of Forest Research Organizations, Division 1, 2 i 8 -Silviculture, Physiology and Genetics Forest environment (IUFRO), European Forest Institute (EFI), Zagreb County, City of Jastrebarsko, City of Zagreb

Conference Aims

The aims is to present the up to date achievements and approaches, techniques, methods and legislation related to the forest seed science and technology, gene resource conservation and conservation of biodiversity of forest ecosystems.

Conference Topics

Section A
The impact of climate change on forest ecosystems and management practices
The high quality forest reproductive material as a significant factor of forest regeneration

Section B
Biodiversity and conservation of forest genetic resources
Biotechnology in forestry sector

Section C
Production, collection, processing, storage and use of forest reproductive material health
Seed physiology – development and maturation, dormancy and germination

Section D
Forest legislation and policy
Competence of testing and calibration laboratories according to HRN EN ISO/IEC 17025 standard

 

Symposium Official Languages

Croatian and English

 

Important dates

Submission of abstracts till 1st June 2019

Abstract acceptance notification till 15th September 2019

Early registration till 20th September 2019

Submission of full paper till 4th November 2019

Closing date for registration and fee payment is 10th November 2019

Preliminary Program

Tuesday, 3rd December 2019: Registration of participants, welcome speeches, opening of Conference, presentations of papers and posters

Wednesday, 4th December 2019: Field trip to visit Forest Seed object (FSO) of Common spruce in category “selected” and demonstration of cone collection (Forest Enterprise Delnice).

Abstract and Paper Submission

Abstracts should be submitted till 1st June 2019 by email: marijag@sumins.hr

Abstracts should be written in MS Word (.docx) format in Croatian and English. The number of words shall be no more than 300.

Abstracts would be reviewed by Scientific Committee and acceptance notification for oral or poster presentation would be delivered to authors till 15th September 2019

Abstracts would be published before Symposium in The Book of Abstract. Selected full papers would be published International journal of forest science SEEFOR (www.seefor.eu) or International journal Radovi www.sumins.hr/radovi/). Guidelines are published on each journal website.

Full paper should be submitted till 4th November 2019

Venue

Congress Center Princess, Jastrebarsko, Croatia

Registration Fee

till 20th September 2019 after 20th September 2019
Registration Fee 80 € 100 €

* VAT included

Closing date for fee payment is 10th November 2019

Registration

Application form would be published on website: www.sumins.hr

Application form should be filled and submitted with payment record by email: robertl@sumins.hr

Closing date for registration is 10th November 2019

Accommodation

Participants are expected to make their own travel and accommodation arrangements.

Recommendations:

Hotel Princess

Cvetković 85B
10450 Jastrebarsko
Hrvatska

+385 1 4653 400

Email:
recepcija@princess.hr
Web:
https://princess.hr/

Reservations:
Telephone: +385 1 4653 400

Email:
reservations@princess.hr

Bed & breakfast

Single room:
500,00 kn per night

Double room:
600,00 kn per night

+ turist tax 4,00kn/persona/day

Panorama Zagreb hotel

Trg Krešimira Ćosića 9
10000 Zagreb
Hrvatska

Tel : +385 1 3658 333
Fax : +385 1 3092 657

E-mail :
hotel@panorama-zagreb.com
Web:
https://www.panorama-zagreb.com/

Reservations:
Telephone: +385 1 3658 299
Fax: +385 1 4892 060

E-mail:
reservations@panorama-zagreb.com

Bed & breakfast

Single room: *
80 € per night

Double room:
100 € per night

+ turist tax

Hotel International

Miramarska 24
10 000 Zagreb
Hrvatska

Tel: +385 1 6108 800
Fax: +385 1 6108 700

E-mail:
hotel@hotel-international.hr
Web:
http://www.hotel-international.hr

Reservations:
Telephone:+385 1 6108 400
Fax: +385 1 6108 700

E-mail:
reservations.international@hup-zagreb.hr

Bed & breakfast

Single room: *
90 – 100 € per night

Double room:
130-150 € per night

+ turist tax

 

* Please contact the hotel for reservation in this period as soon as possible, because of Christmas Market in Zagreb (Advent Zagreb)

Additional Information

Information about Symposium, venue and field trip soon will be available on Symposium website: www.sumins.hr

Contact person


Robert Licht, dipl. ing. šum.

Croatian Forest Research Institute
Cvjetno naselje 41
10450 Jastrebarsko, HR
e-mail: robertl@sumins.hr
Tel: + 385 32 309 212
Fax: : + 385 1 6273 035
Mobitel: + 385 99 22 81 680


Organizing Committee

President: Marija Gradečki-Poštenjak, PhD, Vice President: Mladen Ivanković, PhD,

Members

Prof. Josip Margaletić, PhD, Prof. Željko Škvorc, PhD, Nevenka Ćelepirović, PhD, Martina Đodan, PhD, Sanja Novak Agbaba, PhD, Tamara Jakovljević, PhD, Ivan Balenović, PhD, Robert Licht, dipl. ing. šum., Ivica Ćehulić, dipl. ing. šum., Anđelina Gavranović, mag. ing. silv., Maša Nedanova, mag. ing. silv., Sanja Bogunović, mag. ing. silv., Miran Lanščak, dipl. ing. šum., Zvonimir Vujnović, mag. ing. silv.

Scientific Committee

Fabio Gorian, PhD (I), Czeslaw Koziol (PL), Prof. Heinz Rennenberg, PhD (D), Aikaterini Dounavi, PhD (D), Prof. Mirko Leisebach, PhD (D), Prof. Hojka Kraigher, PhD (SI), Prof. Dalibor Ballian, PhD (BiH), Prof. Saša Orlović, PhD (RS), Prof. Milan Oršanić, PhD (HR), Prof. Davorin Kajba, PhD (HR), Prof. Saša Bogdan, PhD (HR), Ivan Pilaš, PhD (HR), Tomislav Dubravac, PhD (HR)

Committee of Honour

Sanja Perić, PhD, Karmelo Poštenjak, PhD, Prof. Tibor Pentek, PhD, Academic Igor Anić, Academic Slavko Matić, prof. emeritus, doktor honoris causa, Silvija Zec, dipl. ing. šum., Oliver Vlainić, dipl. ing. šum., Krunoslav Jakupčić, dipl. ing. šum., Prof. Blaženka Divjak, PhD, Tomislav Tolušić, dipl. iur., Tomislav Ćorić, PhD

 

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