Month Flat Week Day
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 10:00 - 11:00
1 Hour
Contact info
Jan-Erik Hällgren
Welcome to a presentation of the research within the strategic initiative "Trees and Crops for the Future (TC4F), involving SLU, UmU and Skogforsk in close collaboration with Berzelii Centre for Forest biotechnology, Future Forests, The Spruce Genome Project, ICON and others. It is a large initiative that started in 2010 with a budget exceeding 20 MSEK/year.

The meeting takes place January 24, in P-O Bäckströms sal, at the Faculty of Forest Sciences in Umeå, between 10- ca 16. Researchers within the different Themes dealing with aspects of trees and forests will present the projects funded by the program and the plans for the future.

You are all most welcome, a preliminary program is presented below.

10.00 Presentation of TC4F - Jan-Erik Hällgren

10.15 Theme 1.The impact of climate on nitrogen and carbon dynamics in forests - Torgny Näsholm and collaborators

11.15 Theme 2. Forest genetics and next generation of forest trees.- Stefan Jansson and collaborators

12.15- 13.30 Lunch

13 30 Theme 3. Sustainable and adaptive forest management- Urban Nilsson and collaborators

14 30- Coffe

15.00-15 45 Discussion and questions.

So book January 24 in your calendars

Jan-Erik Hällgren