Upcoming events & webinars

 

MAY


Next-Gen Spatial Tech for Forest
Management
Date: Thursday 20 May 2021 
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 PM (AEST)
New spatial technologies – like remote sensing, global positioning systems, ground based sensors, monitoring and other ICT interventions – are set to revolutionise our understanding of our forests and improve our capacity to manage and sustain them. Speakers include Professor Nicholas Coops, Canada Research Chair in Remote Sensing;  Professor Allison Kealy, Advanced Satellite Systems, Sensors and Intelligence, SmartSat CRC;  Mr Rob Gell AM, President, The Royal Society of Victoria and  Dr Peter Woodgate.
This online event is hosted by the IFA/AFG Victorian Division; The Royal Society of Victoria and Inspiring Australia Victoria

Click HERE for more information and to register


Science Session: Climate Change and its impact on Forests and Forest Management
Date:
Tuesday 25 May 
Time:
11.30 am – 1.00pm
The inaugural IFA/AFG Science Session (an extended webinar dedicated to exploring the science around an area of forest management) will focus on climate change and how it’s impacting our forests and how we need to adapt our approaches to forest management. The IFA/AFG’s science session offers the opportunity to examine the topic in detail; ask questions of the experts and engage in moderated discussions.  Chair: Prof Rod Kennan; Panel: Dr Libby Pinkard, CSIRO; Prof Patrick Baker, The University of Melbourne and Prof Belinda Medlyn, Western Sydney University.


JUNE

Virtual Fire Forum
Date:
Tuesday 15; Wednesday 16 & Thursday 17 June
Time: TBC
More information to follow shortly


OCTOBER

 

IFA/AFG 2021 National Conference - Your Forest, Our Future
Date
: 11 - 14 October 2021
Country Club Tasmania, Launceston 
For more information, Click HERE