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Schedule

Monday, February 11, 2019: NØF open conference day

10:00 – Coffee and Registration (Vandrehallen)

10:50 – Welcome (Aud. 1)

11:00 – Keynote Speaker: Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson  (Aud. 1)

                “Ecological Literacy”

11:40 – Keynote Speaker: Svein Vigeland Rottem (Aud. 1)

                “The success-story of policy against POPs”

12:15 – Parallell Sessions

                ECOLOGY IN A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT I (Aud. 1): Lippold, Mathesin, Perrin, Rygden, Keck

                ECOLOGICAL INTERACTIONS I (Aud. 2): Petit Bon, Hegland, Bender, Birkemoe, van Zuijlen

13:00 – Lunch (Vandrehallen)

13:40 – Presentation of the Nordic Society Oikos (NSO) by Director Linus Svensson (Aud. 2)

14:00 – Keynote Speaker: Andrew S. MacDougall (Aud. 1)

                “Science, policy, and management intertwine”

14:45 – Parallell Sessions

                ECOLOGY IN A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT II (Aud. 1): Cadahía, Eriksen, Marolla, Roos, Larsen

                METHODS AND CONCEPTS (Aud. 2): van der Veen, Coste, Halbritter, Simmonds, Tamayo

15:30 – Break/Poster Session (Vandrehallen)

16:00 – Parallell Sessions (Aud. 1 & 2)

                ECOLOGICAL INTERACTIONS II (Aud. 1): Oksanen, Ransedokken, Lee, Våge, Mörsdorf, Jacobsen, Blaalid, Rainer, Cooper, Soininen

                CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT I (Aud. 2): Runge, Tingstad, Rinde, Vetaas, Jokerud, Frainer, Rusch, Wehn, Nater

17:30 – Break

17:45 – Parallell Sessions (Aud. 1 & 2)

                ECOLOGY IN A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT III (Aud. 1): Haaland, Rijal, Lorberau, Budaev, Fredricson

                CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT II (Aud. 2): Alonso, Schneider, Amundsen, Arneberg, Ray

18:30 – Dinner for all (Vandrehallen)

20:00 – After dinner, everyone is invited to Ølhallen (Storgata 4) to socialize with members of Norske

                Havforskeres Forening.

 

Tuesday, February 12, 2019: NØF and NHF conference theme day «Towards policy-relevant ecology»

In collaboration with Norske Havforskeres Forening

8:30 – Welcome (Aud. 1)

8:35 – Keynote Speaker: Ingvild Ulrikke Jakobsen (Aud. 1)

«Borgernes rett til kunnskap om naturmiljøets tilstand og om virkningene av planlagte og iverksatte inngrep i naturen etter Grunnlovens § 112»

9:15 – Keynote Speaker: Sandra Hamel (Aud. 1)

                “How to make relevance when knowledge is uncertain”

9:55 – Break/Poster Session (Vandrehallen)

10:25 – Thematic talks: Grainger, Halleraker, Töpper, Skarpaas, Ehrich (Aud. 1)

11:10 – Keynote Speaker: Christian Steel (Aud. 1)

11:20 – Coffee

11:30 – Intro to Part I Panel Debate (Aud. 1)

12:00 – Part I Panel Debate (Aud. 1)

                “Can we deliver knowledge about the state of the ecosystem in the way the governement demands it? If so, how?”

                Panel participants: Per Arneberg, Rolf Ims, Signe Nybø, Vigdis Vandvik

13:00 – Lunch (Vandrehallen)

14:00 – Thematic talks: Nilsen, Henriksen, Petersen, Bailey, Holand, Nielsen, Tombre

15:15 – Coffee break

15:30 – Keynote Speaker: Christian Steel (Aud. 1)

                “What is the status in Norway of the organization of governmental institutions particularly in regards to the relevance for ecology today?”

16:05 – Keynote Speaker: Prue Addison (Aud. 1)

                “Applying the output from ecological science into decision-making”

16:40 – Break/Poster Session (Vandrehallen)

17:10 – Intro to Part II Panel Debate (Aud. 1)

17:15 – Panel Debate (Aud. 1)

                “Who should ensure that ecological knowledge is part of the basis for decision-making and policy-development?”

                Panel participants: Christian Steel and Prue Addison

18:00 – NØF Annual Meeting (Aud. 2)

18:30 – Walk together from conference venue to dinner venue.

19:00 – NØF Conference Dinner (NFH-bygget) including small concert by OPPHAV

 

Wednesday, February 13, 2019: Workshop day

The workshops will end at 15:00.