Tjärnö, Thursday 28th May 2015
8.30 - 8.40: introductions
8.40 – 10.00: presentations
10.00 – 10.30: coffee
12.00 – 13.00: warm lunch
13.00 – 14.00: walk & talk on Saltö island
14.00 – 15.00: discussion I
15.30 – 16.30: discussion II
16.30 – 17.00: conclusions
Currently we have presentations (10 + 5 min) by:
Will also join: De Wit Pierre (Gothenburg Univ.)
However, this list is not limiting. Graduate students are very welcome. Let me know before 15 May whether you join and whether you want to give a presentation (with title).
Background of the meeting: research on marine connectivity, the potential and realized movement of organisms between sites, has benefited from progress in modeling, ecophysiology, ecology and genetics. The partners of the Belgian project B-FishConnect and University of Gothenburg researchers will meet to present progress and discuss collaborations through international projects (EU-Horizon 2020, Biodiversa, and so on). The meeting is open to all interested.
Site: Sven Lovén Center for Marine Science at Tjärnö, Strömstad, Sweden
Program of the Belgians: Tuesday 26th May (arrival); Wednesday 27th May (internal progress meeting); Thursday 28th May (open workshop); Friday 29th May (field excursion to Kosterhavet Marine Park); Saturday 20th May (return).
Costs (Belgian team): flight Brussels-Gothenburg (ca 200 €), full board & room (250 €), excursion (40 €) [other costs related to transport and meeting are paid by projects of Filip]
Costs (non Univ. Leuven and non Tjärnö staff): if you want to stay overnight contact before 15 May Gunilla Johansson,
firstname.lastname@example.org, and inform her on which nights you want to stay (120 SEK/night), on which dates you take breakfast (49 SEK), lunch (67 SEK), morning coffee (25 SEK), afternoon coffee (31 SEK) or supper (67 SEK).
Contact: Filip Volckaert (email@example.com)
Tourist information: http://www.vastsverige.com/en/Stromstad-Koster/Day-Trips-
Friday trip to Kosterhavet marine national park
(please inform Filip if you join)
An updated program will be sent by 17 May 2015.
This workshop is a joint acitivity between the University of Leuven and CeMEB.