Conference on climate change in Lillehammer January 2013
Time to register for Lillehammer 27/1 - 29/1
Registration for the international conference on "Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture in a Changing Climate" that will be arranged on the 27th-29th of January, 2014, in Lillehammer, Norway is open until 2nd of January.
The conference is arranged by four networks financed by the Nordic Council of Ministers and NordForsk under the Program "Climate Change Impacts, Adaptation and Mitigation in Nordic Primary Industries", and NordGen Forest. It will be held at Radisson Blu Lillehammer.
The main aims of the conference are to:
* contribute to an understanding of climate change and its predicted impact on agriculture and forestry
The conference aims at bringing together participants from all areas relevant to genetic resources for food and agriculture in a changing climate. It will focus on the scientific frontiers in this area as well as create a possibility for discussions from the political point of view. Deadline for abstract submission is 30th of November, 2013.
The conference is organized by the following four networks of the Programme "Climate Change Impacts, Adaptation and Mitigation in Nordic Primary Industries":
* Nordic Research Network on Animal Genetic Resources in the Adaptation to Climate Change (AnGR-NordicNET).