EUROPARC annual conference: Quality Counts – Benefits for Nature and People

05 May 2011 | News story

IUCN Member, EUROPARC, will hold its annual conference “Quality Counts – Benefits for Nature and People” from 21st – 25th September in the Swabian Alb Biosphere Reserve in Southern Germany. Registration opened on the 2nd May.

As well as the registration form you can now see the detailed programme on the conference website including excursion and workshop descriptions.  A plethora of great key note speakers and presenters have already confirmed their attendance. Prof Klaus Töpfer, Prof Beate Jessel, Prof Miranda Schreurs, representatives from the EU, Prof Fritz Brickwedde, Olaf Tschimpke, Eberhard Brandes and other national and international representatives. In addition, experienced moderator Klaus Liedtke (former chief editor of the National Geographic) will be moderating the event.

As well as these great key note speakers the conference offers participants the opportunity to take part in workshops covering an array of themes around the topic of the conference ‘Quality Counts’, excursions that will show you the best parts of the biosphere reserve, evening events, the EUROPARC General Assembly including the council elections, and exhibitions.

For more information and to register for the event please visit the website or contact EUROPARC directly.