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The mission of the International Association of Bryologists (IAB), as a society, is to strengthen bryology by encouraging interactions among all persons interested in byophytes.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Announcement - IAB 2017 Travel Award Application

Dear members and students of the International Association of Bryologists (IAB):
On behalf of IAB, we are excited to announce a travel award for students or recent graduate students. Please see the link and details below.
The following committee will evaluate the applications:
Alison Downing, 张力 [Li Zhang] and Matt von Konrat.
Please do not hesitate to contact any of the committee members should you have any questions.
On behalf of the International Association of Bryologists (IAB),
Matt, Li and Alison

IAB 2017 travel award application
IAB members,
The Association is providing limited funds (a total of $2,000) to support the participation of current or recently promoted (< 2 years) graduate students in the IAB meeting in Shenzhen, China, in July 2017.
Eligible requirements are: applicant must be a member of IAB in good standing, and actively participate in IAB symposia or present a poster.
Deadline for application is May 01, 2017.

Matt von Konrat, Ph.D., FLS
Head of Botanical Collections
Adjunct Curator & McCarter Collections Manager (Bryophytes and Pteridophytes)
Science and Education, The Field Museum
1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605 USA

Friday, April 7, 2017

Symposium/Workshop by the Italian Working Group for Bryology, Rome, 2017

Dear all,

on June 17th 2017, the Working Group for Bryology of the Italian Botanical Society will welcomes you to the symposium entitled: "Role of Bryophytes in the characterization of the environment: issues and state of the art in the Mediterranean basin".
The workshop is part of the activities of the Working Group for Bryology of the Italian Botanical Society and it will take place at the Orangery of the Botanical Garden of Rome (Italy).
 The registration form is available by email. It should be returned by May 15th 2017.

Best wishes

Prof. Annalena Cogoni
Department of Environmental and Life Science
Section Botany
University of Cagliari
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita e dell'Ambiente
Sezione Botanica
Università degli Studi di Cagliari
Facoltà di Biologia e Farmacia
Viale S.Ignazio, 13
I - 09123 CAGLIARI