Oral presentations

Schedule

During the first day of the symposium (November the 19th 2019), 16 researchers and project holders from six countries presented their work to an audience of around 150 forest and climate experts from everywhere in the world. The oral presentations were organized in five sessions:

  • Opening of the symposium
  • Forests and climate change: risks and impacts
  • Adaptation of forest management to climate change
  • Decision-making tools and knowledge transfer
  • Closing of the symposium

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Opening of the symposium

Chairperson: Juliane Casquet, LIFE FORECCAsT, Parc naturel regional du Haut-Languedoc, France

Welcoming of participants (Speaker: René Moreno, Regional counsel, Occitania Region)
Audio (French)Transcript (English)

Welcoming of participants (Speaker: Daniel Vialelle, President of the Haut-Languedoc Regional Park)
Audio (French)Transcript (English)

Welcoming of participants (Speaker: Olivier Picard, Head of Research, Development and European Cooperation, National Centre for Forest Ownership)
Audio (French)Transcript (English)

Welcoming of participants (Speaker: Thaïs Lerey, Policy officer “Adaptation”, European Commission)
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“Adapting forests to climate change: introduction to the symposium and insights from the LIFE FORECCAsT project” (Speaker: Juliane Casquet, LIFE FORECCAsT, Parc naturel régional du Haut-Languedoc, France)
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Forests and climate change: risks and impacts

Chairperson: Juliane Casquet, LIFE FORECCAsT, Parc naturel regional du Haut-Languedoc, France

“Application of the IKS model to all French forest flora. Consequences for adaptive forestry” (Speakers: Hervé Le Bouler, former climate forest expert of the ONF research department and senior expert in the RMT Aforce, France; Daisy Copeaux, Institut de France, France)
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“The 2018 drought effects on 12 temperate tree species within the IDENT diversity field experiment” (Speaker: Peter Hajek, IDENT Freiburg, University of Freiburg, Germany)
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“Summer water deficit and torrential rains are major determinants of the interannual variability of fecundity in holm oak (Quercus ilex L.)” (Speaker: Iris Le Roncé, CEFE-CNRS, France)
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Questions from the audience for this session
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Adaptation of forest management to climate change

Chairperson: Maxime Jourde, LIFE FORECCAsT, Parc naturel regional du Haut-Languedoc, France

“Adapting Mediterranean forests to climate change: the results of the LIFE MEDACC project in Catalonia” (Speaker: Eduard Pla Ferrer, LIFE MEDACC, CREAF, Spain)
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“Assessment of forest-carbon sinks and promotion of compensation systems as tools for climate change mitigation (Project LIFE FOREST CO2)” (Speaker: Raphaël Bec, LIFE FOREST CO2, Centre National de la Propriété Forestière, France)
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“Climate change on pinewoods in inner Spain: impacts on ecosystem services provision and proposals for adaptive management” (Speaker: Marta Pardos, INIA-CIFOR, Spain)
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Questions from the audience for the first part of this session
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“Adapting to changing forest ecosystems: Could tree species from other bio-geographies be a solution?” (Speaker: Christin Carl, University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Germany)
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“The REINFFORCE infrastructure network for monitoring and adapting Atlantic forests under a changing climate. First empirical evidences on the potential adaptive performance of alternative species” (Speaker: Hernán Serrano-León, European Forest Institute EFIPLANT, IEFC, Spain and France)
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Questions from the audience for the second part of this session
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“Management of low-productive forests, the challenge of including forest non-marketed services” (Speaker: Antonio Molina, LIFE RESILIENTFORESTS, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain)
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“Bet on naturality for a better forest adaptability to climate change” (Speaker: Elodie Magnanou, CNRS-BIOM & Réserve Naturelle Nationale de la Forêt de la Massane, France)
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Questions from the audience for the third part of this session
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Decision-making tools and knowledge transfer

Chairperson: Maxime Jourde, LIFE FORECCAsT, Parc naturel regional du Haut-Languedoc, France

“The BioClimSol tool” (Speakers: Eric Sevrin, Institut pour le Développement Forestier, Centre National de la Propriété Forestière, France; Raphaël Bec, LIFE FORECCAsT, Centre National de la Propriété Forestière, France)
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“FORSITE – a dynamic forest site classification to support adaptive forest management in the light of climate change in Styria (Austria)” (Speaker: Yasmin Dorfstetter, Institute of Silviculture, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences of Vienna, Austria)
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Questions from the audience for the first part of this session
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“Toolbox Climate Smart Forestry – measures for Dutch forest and nature managers” (Speaker: Bas Lerink, Wageningen Environmental Research, Netherlands)
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“The KoNeKKTiW project: Implementation and Lessons-learned from more than 5 years addressing climate change through the German Forest Risk- and Crisis Network” (Speaker: Jakob Hörl, Forest Research Institute Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
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Questions from the audience for the second part of this session
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Closing of the symposium

Chairperson: Juliane Casquet, LIFE FORECCAsT, Parc naturel regional du Haut-Languedoc, France

“Adapting forests to climate change is possible: Gap between rich and poor societies has to be bridged” (Speaker: John Kaganga, smallholder farmer and Director of Kikandwa Environmental Association, Uganda)
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Questions from the audience for this speaker
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“Closing remarks to the first “Adapting forests to climate change” European symposium” (Speaker: Juliane Casquet, LIFE FORECCAsT, Parc naturel regional du Haut-Languedoc, France)
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