International conference · 1st - 4th April 2008 · Freising / Germany
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Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Copyright © 2007 Fachgebiet für Waldinventur und nachhaltige Nutzung

Schedule and Program

Time Schedule

31 Oct 07

Deadline for Early Registration

16 Dec 07

Deadline for Submission of Abstracts of Oral and Poster Presentations

31 Dec 07

Deadline for Regular Registration

31 Jan 08

Notification of Acceptance for Abstracts

15 Feb 08 Deadline for Regular Registration (Payment Receipt)

01 April 08

Deadline for Submission of Full Papers for the Special Issue

Conference Program

Conference Program (Draft) as PDF (updated March 18th 2008)

01 April 08

Conference Registration

02 April 08

  • Session 1:
    Up-to-Date Collection of Terrestrial Data
    Keynote by Annika Kangas:
    The value of data in decision making
  • Session 2:
    Applications of Remote Sensing
    Keynote by Pjotr Wezyk:
    Integration of LiDAR (ALS and TLS) technology in traditional forest management planning

03 April 08

  • Session 3:
    Forest Management Optimization
    Keynote by Joseph Buongiorno:
    Economic and ecological effects of diameter caps: A Markov decision model for Douglas-fir/western hemlock forests
  • Poster Presentation
  • Lunch
  • Field Trip
  • Conference Dinner

04 April 08

  • Session 4:
    Risk Modelling
    Keynote by Michael Bevers:
    A chance-constrained programming perspective on managing forest risk and sustainability
  • Session 5:
    Sustainability Assurance
    Keynote by Lloyd Irland:
    Sustainability assurance: Lessons from time series (C&I) and crossnational comparison methods
  • Lunch
  • Final Discussion
  • Departure around 3 p.m.


The LIFO-2008 was a joint conference of the IUFRO units
4.02.00 Forest resources inventory and monitoring [go]
4.04.00 Forest management planning [go]

Conference documents can be downloaded here.