Category: Project life

Feb 18 2015

Transfer of data and results to stakeholders, test site Jura

Forest managers and representatives of private and public forest attended a meeting organized to present the data and results of the Jura test area (Jan. 28th).  Resource (JM Monnet) and accessibility (S. Dupire) results were presented and the data transfer was discussed. The attendance sheet is available to logged-in users. Le 28 janvier, une réunion de présentation …

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Dec 02 2014

Last project management meeting

The last project management meeting was held in Innsbruck on Nov. 18-19. 23 persons attended the meeting which was dedicated to the finalization of the project deliverables, as well as ideas for futur projects based on Newfor outcomes. The attendance sheet is available to logged-in users.

Nov 01 2014

NEWFOR Final Conference

From the 26th to the 29th of September, the NEWFOR Project officially participated at the biggest Italian forestry exhibition: BosTer North-West. Within the event, held in Oulx (TO), has been organised the Final Conference of the project, in which the main outcomes have been presented to local practitioners and private forestry companies. Among the 8000 …

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Oct 01 2014

Professional field trip for stakeholders from Austria within the Austrian forestry days

On 5th of September 2014 the Slovenia Forest Service and Slovenian Forestry Institute, organized a professional field trip in the Postojna region (Slovenia), for the participants of the Austrian forestry days, which took place from 3rd to 5th of September 2014. The purpose of the excursion was to present the consequences of icebreak in Postojna …

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Jun 12 2014

TV report about the NewFor project

Project partners from Slovenia,  namely the Slovenia  Forest Service and the Slovenian Forest Institute,  have made  a TV report about the NewFor project, which was broadcast on Channel One of Slovenia’s national radio and television station on 8 June 2014 as part of the series  Ljudje in Zemlja (People and the Earth). To view the …

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Jun 03 2014

Practitioner Workshop in Montafon, Austria (April 15th, 2014)

Nine forest managers or practitioners participated in the workshop in Montafon (Austria), which aimed at validating the forest maps derived from airborne laser-scanning (ALS) data using object based image analysis (OBIA) in the field. The forest maps were assessed in respect to their information content, usability in the field and as planning basis for forest …

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May 20 2014

Fifth project management meeting in Vienna, Austria on 2-3 April 2014

In April 2014 a NEWFOR project management meeting was organized and hosted by the project partner TU Wien. In total 33 members of the project consortium came toghether in Vienna, Austria for two days to discuss project related topics as for example the progress of Workpackages or management issues and to be informed about recent …

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May 12 2014

NEWFOR SUMMER SCHOOL 2014 – SELECTION IS OPEN

The NEWFOR Consortium is happy to inform that the selection of the participants of the NEWFOR Project Summer School is open. The deadline for submitting the application form and the personal CV is 10 of June. The organizers will select the participants after the evaluation of the CV and the final list will be published …

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Mar 31 2014

Slovenian Mid-Term Conference

The Slovenian-speaking mid-term conference of the project NEWFOR was organized by Slovenian Forestry Institute (SFI) in cooperation with Slovenia Forest Service in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on Oct. 29th. Conference hall of SFI was filling up at least 50 persons attended the meeting, including forest operators and managers, local and national public authorities, forest engineers and representatives …

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Mar 07 2014

Fourth Project partner meeting in Bled, Slovenia

PPM4_Bled_Report Posters: introduction, PSP Attendance sheet