The BioSyst.EU meeting will  host 12 half day and 1 whole day symposia organised by member societies of BioSyst.EU and external organisations, and two "open" half-day symposia for mixed talks.  

In addition to this there will be poster-sessions and evening mingle at the Natural History museum of Gothenburg.

Each half-day symposia will feature one or several 30minute keynote-talk from invited speakers and a maximum of 8 talks selected by the symposium organisers.

 

Preliminary List of Symposiums as of June 2017:

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  1. International Organization of Plant Biosystematists (IOPBS): Next Generation Systematics

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  1. The Swiss Systematics Society (SSS): The future of scientific communication in biodiversity science.

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  1. The Consortium of European Taxonomic Facilities (CETAF): The roles of natural history collections in exploring biodiversity.

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  1. Network of Biological Systematics - Austria (NOBIS): Linking extinct and extant taxa – Integrative approaches to systematics.

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 5. Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik (GfBS): DNA-barcoding and the future of biodiversity monitoring

 

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  1. Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik (GfBS): Identification and avoidance of sources of error in phylogeny inference

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  1. Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik (GfBS): The evolution and diversity of asexual organisms.

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  1. UK Systematics Association (UKSystAss): The role of morphology in modern systematics.

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  1. The Research School in Biosystematics (ForBio), the Norwegian Biodiversity Information Centre (Artsdatabanken) and the Swedish Species Information Centre (ArtDatabanken): Taxonomy and systematics research in Scandinavia.

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  1. Svenska Systematikföreningen: New approaches to teaching and outreach in biodiversity science

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  1. Svenska Systematikföreningen: Automatic identification of organism

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12. Svenska Systematikföreningen: Reconstructing Deep Metazoan Phylogeny

 

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In addition to these targeted symposia there will be three general symposia with mixed subjects.
More information on symposiums and key-note speakers will be made available closer up.

 

Preliminary Program

Conference Centre Wallenberg, Medicinaregatan 20a, Göteborg

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