Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting 2019

Lunteren - The Netherlands

The Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting (NAEM) is a conference geared towards people working in the field of ecology and/or evolution. It aims to strengthen the network of ecologists in the Netherlands, Belgium, and surrounding countries and provides an overview of the work carried out by the people in the network. More information here.



Würzburg - Germany

The Macro2019 meeting will be the 13th annual meeting of the specialist group Macroecology of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland (GfÖ). It will be held at the Biocenter of the University of Würzburg, Germany. The topic is ‚Bridging local patterns and global challenges‘, with contributions from ‘small data’ to questions of global relevance for biodiversity research. The conference will foster the dialogue between empiricists dealing with local patterns, bioinformaticians, data scientists, theoreticians and modellers from central Europe and beyond, promoting scientific exchange and progress. More information is found here.


EGU General Assembly 2019

Vienna - Austria

The EGU General Assembly 2019, taking place in Vienna (Austria) on 7–12 April 2019, will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary, and space sciences. More information here.


Island Biology 2019

University of La Réunion - La Réunion

The third Island Biology conference will be held from 8-13 July 2019 on La Réunion, one of the Mascarene islands, and in the heart of the Malagasy Region biodiversity hotspot. For more details, see here.


Geodiversity workshop

Kraków - Poland

A workshop on 'geodiversity assessment in mountain areas' will take place in the Carpathians Mountains of southern Poland from 25-30 August 2019. BIOMAC member Harry Seijmonsbergen is invited to take part and give a talk on 'Geodiversity is essential'.


Nordic Remote Sensing Conference

Aarhus - Denmark

The Nordic Remote Sensing Conference 2019 from 17-19 September will provide a transdisciplinary platform for researchers in both academia and industry, involved in the acquisition, analysis and applications of remotely sensed data to share their knowledge for the advancement of the field. It will also serve as a forum for networking to promote collaborative projects. More details are found here.


EBVs and Nature Futures Indicators

Edgewater - USA

This workshop at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) will discuss and agree on the selection of Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs) products and indicators for the Nature Futures perspectives and the next steps for their development.


Biodiversity_next 2019

Leiden - The Netherlands

The 2019 biodiversity_next conference brings together major international organisations, research scientists, and policy makers to jointly identify socio-technical bottlenecks and horizon-scan opportunities around data-intensive biodiversity and geodiversity research. More information here.