Heineken Prizes

International symposium Nature Conservation. From Fundamental Knowledge to Sustainable Conservation of Nature

26 September 2016 from 14:30 to 17:45 hrs
Wageningen University Campus, Orion Gebouw, Bronland 1, kamer C2050/C2051, 6708 WH Wageningen
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Georgina Mace has been awarded the Dr A.H. Heineken Prize for Environmental Sciences 2016. On this occasion the Graduate School for Production Ecology & Resource Conservation ( PE&RC) organises an international symposium on 26 September. Georgina Mace is one of the speakers, with an KNAW Heineken Lecture titled Nature conservation: From fundamental knowledge to sustainable conservation of nature.

Wouter Halfwerk, laureate of the 2016 Heineken Young Scientists Award for Environmental Sciences, will also give a lecture entitled Understanding the role of sensory ecology in adaptation to the human-impacted environments.

More information and full programme: PE&RC website