Presentation on theme: "20.8.20041 EFI CENT Information event 3 April 2009 Brainstorm."— Presentation transcript:
EFI CENT Information event 3 April 2009 Brainstorm
22 February Brainstorm - Problem identification 2 phases 1. initial brainstorm without commenting, without any limitations -2 subjects: a. research & info topics b. modes of cooperation) 2. Narrowing down, summarising, becoming practical
22 February For the time being, forget existing structures, or limitations in funds. generate new ideas and solutions …. let it flow !
22 February st subject : Which research and information needs (in European forest and forestry) has EFI CENT tackled in 3 – 5 years ? 2 nd subject: Which modes of cooperation can you think of.
EFICENT – views from an Associate Member Mart-Jan Schelhaas
Possibilities for co-operation: Updating current databases (specifically the Database on Disturbances in Europe – DFDE) Contributing to and taking advantage of new databases All regional offices: Networking with partners to gain access to local data sources (such as grey literature) for verification of model results
Contribution via Co-projects, funded internally or nationally Shared projects, internationally funded Via PhD-students (Wageningen University)