Third international conference on phenology will be held at Kusadasi/Turkey, from 5-8 October 2015. It is a German/Turkish initiative of the Humboldt-University of Berlin (President: Prof. Jan-Hendrik Olbertz) and Adnan Menderes University Aydin (President: Prof. Dr. Cavit Bircan) and will be hosted by the Faculty of Agriculture in Aydin (Dean: Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Gencsoylu).
The conference is organised by Frank-M. Chmielewski (Humboldt-University Berlin) and Osman Erekul (Adnan Menders University Aydin). It will run over 4 days, starting on Monday 5 October 2015, and finishing on Thursday 8 October 2015. Overall theme of the conference is “Challenges in Phenology”. The official conference language is English.
Conference, accommodation and conference dinner on 7 October 2015 will all take place at the Pine Bay resort at Kusadasi. The conference fee will cover all these costs.
On 9 October two excursions are offered for the conference participants. One option is a bus trip to Ephesus, a famous historical site, 20 km away from Kusadasi. An alternative is a boot cruise on the Aegean Sea. For more information see the link “Excursions”.
Conference products will include a set of peer-reviewed scientific papers in a special issue of the International Journal of Biometeorology.
Conference topics will include:
1. Phenological observations, networks, data collection
2. Climate variability, climate change and phenological trends
3. Match or mismatch in phenology
4. Aspects and challenges in marine phenology
5. Remote sensing and phenology
6. Phenological modelling
7. Challenges, new approaches and progress in phenology
Phenology 2015 – Humboldt Üniversitesi Berlin ve Adnan Menderes Üniversitesi Aydın – Kuşadası 05-08 Ekim, 2015