Keynote Speakers

An Cliquet

Professor in international and European environmental law. Ghent University

Simonetta Fraschetti

Professor in Ecology at the University of Naples Federico II and Research Fellow at the Anton Dohrn Zoological Station of Naples

Irina Kurganova

Dr., Hab. (Ecology and Soil science), leading researcher of the Institute of Physicochemical and Biological Problems in Soil Science. Russian Academy of Sciences

Fernando Maestre

Distinguished researcher and full professor in dryland ecology. University of Alicante

Ladislav Miko

Head of Representation of European Commission in Slovakia. Ecologist and soil biologist. Professor at Antwerp University and Charles University.

Lindsay Stringer

Full Professor in Environment and Development. University of Leeds. Moving to University of York from July 2020

Ricard Solé

ICREA Professor and specialist in complex systems and ecological theory. Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Mette Wilkie

Director, Forestry Policy and Resources Division. FAO