First workshop BIRDHEALTH 23-24 March 2006
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In preparation of our research efforts in IPY, a workshop is planned in Groningen (The Netherlands)
for all partners in the project. Topics for the workshop are:
| ||Introduction to people and projects|
| ||Discussion of the scientific goals and focus|
| ||Developing sampling methodology|
| ||Building a network for analyses|
| ||Discus an experimental approach|
| ||Data exchange|
| ||Planned activities 2006, 2007, 2008|
| ||Education and outreach initiatives|
| ||Planning and coordination|
|Wednesday||22 March 2006|| ||Arrival|
|Thursday||23 March 2006||9:00 - 18:00||Meeting|
|Friday||24 March 2006||9:00 - 13:00||Continued|
Groningen/Haren in the north east of the Netherlands. Train travel from Amsterdam
airport Schiphol (twice per hour, travel time 2 hours and 30 minutes). The meeting
will be held in a university building (powerpoint and poster facilities), lodging
in a hotel close to the center of Groningen. Potential excursion to Schiermonnikoog / Waddensea on Saturday.
We have received funding from the Netherlands Science Foundation for lodging and
subsistence for all participants from Wednesday until Friday. Travel costs should
be paid by the participants themselves. If you have no travel funds available
contact Maarten Loonen.
Other meetings with potential links
ASSW 2006 in Potsdam with science day on 25 March (http://www.assw2006.de)
The workshop about IPY project COPOL 20 to 22 March in Wageningen is postponed to 4-5 May
Please inform me a.s.a.p. about your attendance (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Suggestions can be made for the agenda. Note the reactions page on www.birdhealth.nl
where you can post general remarks for everyone.
List of participants
Thierry Boulinier or someone else from France
Svein Are Hanssen
Geir Wing Gabrielsen
Nico van den Brink
For details on the background of the participants see in the menu under join.