Welcome to the official website of the 9th Meeting of the IOBC-WPRS working group “INTEGRATED PROTECTION IN OAK FORESTS”.
The meeting will be held at INIAV - Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária, I.P. (National Institute of Agrarian and Veterinary Research), in OEIRAS, PORTUGAL, from 7th to 11th October 2019.
Scientists and professionals from the public and private sectors, as well as graduate and post-graduate students are invited to attend this meeting that will deal with integrated protection in oak forests.
The main topics covered at this event are:
We hope that participants will have an intense week of work, while at the same time engaging and committing to the experience by becoming spokespersons for this initiative and encouraging others to come on board.
The overarching aim of this meeting is to connect researchers throughout the Mediterranean region, to update, share and transfer state-of-the art knowledge, to identify strategic research needs and partnership opportunities as well as to network and analyze the current state of oak forests.
For more information, please see our HISTORY...
(Updated version at: 02.10.2019)
Nuno CANADA (President of INIAV- Portugal), Mauro Jermini (Responsible for liaison Oak Forests Working Group and IOBC-WPRS), Pino RUIU (IOBC-WPRS Oak Forests Working Group), and Edmundo SOUSA (Scientific committee of the 9th meeting)
Mauro Jermini (responsible for the liaison between the Group and the IOBC-WPRS)
Chair: Rachid Tarik BOUHRAOUA (Algeria) and Maria Socorro MORAL (Spain)
Chair: Ana Helena FRANCESCONI (Italy) and Miguel PESTANA (Portugal)
Chair: Gahdab CHAKALI (Algeria) and Luis BONIFÁCIO (Portugal)
Chair: Mohamed BEN JAMAA (Tunisia) and Eustachio TARASCO (Italy)
Depart from Praia-Mar Hotel
Depart from INIAV
Depart from Torre da Aguilha Hotel
Chair: Maria Esperanza SANCHEZ (Spain) and Joana HENRIQUES (Portugal)
Chair: Pino RUIU (Italy) and Helena BRAGANÇA (Portugal)
Chair: Carolina VARELA (Portugal) and Andrea LENTINI (Italy)
Chair: Mauro JERMINI (Responsible for liaison Oak Forests Working Group and IOBC-WPRS) and Pino RUIU (IOBC-WPRS Oak Forests Working Group)
Session 1 - Oak decline factors and plant resistance
Session 2 - Pests biology, impact and control methods
Session 3 - Pathogenic fungi biology, impact and control methods
Session 4 - Biodiversity and conservation of oak forests
Chair: Amani BELLAHIRECH (Tunisia) and Edmundo SOUSA (Portugal)
Chair: Pino RUIU (Italy), Maria Esperanza SANCHEZ (Spain), Mohamed BEN JAMAA (Tunisia) Scientific committee of the 9th meeting of Oak Forests Working Group
Pedro REIS (President of SCAP) and Edmundo SOUSA (Portugal)
Instituto Nacional de Investigação
Agrária e Veterinária, I.P. (INIAV, I.P.)
Av. da República, Quinta do Marquês
2784-505 OEIRAS - Portugal
GPS: 38°41'42.8"N 9°19'06.3"W