EFI 2011 Annual Conference

The EFI 2011 Annual Conference was held in Uppsala, Sweden on 28 September 2011. The host was the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU).

Background documentation

The official background documentation is available as a pdf (6MB).

The list of participants is available here.

Presentations given at the Annual Conference on 28 September

Item 3 Report on Activities in 2010-2011 and highlights
a) Overview
b) Research
c) Policy Advice (including FLEGT and REDD)

Item 4  2010 Final Accounts and Auditors' report
a) Kirsi Loisa, Head of Administration
b) Jean-Luc Peyron, Associate Members’ auditor

Item 6 Future of EFI
a) External Evaluation
b) Work Plan and Budget 2012

Item 8 Time and Venue of Annual Conference in 2012 and 2013
a) Istanbul, Turkey
b) Venue of Annual Conference in 2013: EFI's 20 th anniversary

Item 9 Grants and Awards
Winner of the EFI Photo Contest

Afternoon Session:

Positioning forest science in Europe at the frontier of knowledge
Dr. Marc Palahi, Assistant Director of Policy Advice, EFI

Potential role of forest research contributing to Europe 2020 Strategy
Mr. Timothy Hall, Head of Unit, DG Research

Revised FTP Research Agenda
Mr. Michal Jarczynski, Chairman of the high level group, FTP

Forest Europe 2011 onwards
Mr. J.M. Solano, FOREST EUROPE, Liaison Unit Madrid

Annual Conference 2011 group photo

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Photo by Mikael Wallerstedt