9.01.03 - Extension and knowledge exchange
Mark your calendars for: IUFRO - Extension & Knowledge Exchange 2022 Conference
Asheville, North Carolina, USA; NEW DATE: 24-28 April 2022!!
Extension plays a key role in empowering individuals and communities to take action. This conference celebrates the successes of what we do every day in our Extension lives. The conference offers opportunities to learn from each other and build strong partnerships from local to international.
Our hosts from the Extension Forest Resources unit at North Carolina State University, are developing a first class international effort to be held in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina. The event will feature both indoor and outdoor sessions as well as opportunities to learn more about one of the most unique cultural and natural treasures in the world.
9.01.03 Conference - Call for Abstracts now open!
The Importance of Engaging Local Communities and Stakeholders to Increase Successful Adoption of New Technologies;
Christchurch, New Zealand; 9-14 September 2018. The Call for Abstracts is now open for the 2018 Working Party conference! Submit your abstracts to Coordinator Janean Creighton, firstname.lastname@example.org, by 1 May 2018!
Details: Call for abstracts
Announcing Forestry Chronicle Special Theme Issue
The IUFRO Extension & Knowledge Exchange Working Party conference in Kenora, Ontario, Canada, is almost here: September 25th to the 29th, 2016. This year EKE had the good fortune of securing a special issue of the Forestry Chronicle, published by the Canadian Institute of Forestry, focusing on our conference theme: Increasing capacity for program delivery through knowledge exchange networks and peer-to-peer learning. Papers submitted for presentations were also submitted and peer reviewed for possible inclusion in this journal. Look for this special issue in December 2016 and see what your colleaugues are doing!
Extension & Knowledge Exchange Working Party Conference Kenora - Registration is now open!
The theme of the 2016 conference is “Increasing capacity for program delivery through knowledge exchange networks and peer to peer learning” This is an opportunity to learn about successful collaborative programs and partnerships from around the world, the process for development, what worked and what didn’t, and lessons learned.
It is shaping up to be a great event; please join us!
Call for Abstracts Extended - Travel Scholarship
We have extended the deadline for abstract submission for the IUFRO Extension & Knowledge Exchange Working Party conference, to be held at Kenora, Ontario, Canada, from September 25th to the 29th, 2016.
IMPORTANT!! We are pleased to announce that a limited number of travel scholarships are available that may cover all or part of the registration and lodging costs associated with the conference. These are available to participants from developing countries. Please indicate in your email when you submit your abstract if you are interested in being considered for a travel scholarship.