Fostering research excellence
in EU Outermost Regions
The Forward project includes three conferences to promote and give visibility to the excellence in research and innovation of the ORs. The Territorial Collectivity of French Guiana organizes the second Forward conference from October 21st to 22nd, 2021 online. This second conference is organized in collaboration with the annual meeting of the CNRS/LABEX-CEBA (Laboratory of Excellence – Center for the Study of Amazonian Biodiversity). This event follows the first Island Biology conference held in Reunion in July 2019.
The Laboratory of Excellence-Center for the Study of Amazonian Biodiversity is an annual international scientific meeting. Since 2012, this consortium has brought together scientists to present new advances in biodiversity science and discuss the direction of future research.
All partners were invited to participate online. On October 22nd. A time slot was reserved within the LABEX-CEBA and allowed the Forward consortium to present the project and its stakes in order to exchange with international scientists.
Please find below the programme
The main themes of the LABEX-CEBA conference were:
– Forests as socio-ecosystems
– CEBA: Interface between science & society
– Forests, trees, & ecosystemic services
– Health and evolution
Head to the link of our website for more information: https://forward-h2020.eu/forward-2nd-conference/