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Snowdonia PEPG Annual Early Career Scientist Symposium

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YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass

Pen-y-pass

Caernarfon

Gwynedd

LL55 4NY

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This year the BES/SEB Plant Environmental Physiology special interest group will host its annual early career symposium at the Pen-y-Pass YHA on 17 - 19 May 2017.


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Wednesday 17 May- Everyone arrives late afternoon for networking, then dinner and a keynote talk by soil and ecosystem scientist Professor Bridget Emmett from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH), followed by discussion and drinks at the YHA pub. See http://www.ceh.ac.uk/staff/bridget-emmett for more details.

Thursday 18 May-We will visit The Solardomes and Ozone Field Release System at the CEH Bangor site, where they research effects of air pollution, particularly ozone and nitrogen, on vegetation such as crops, trees, and grasslands.(http://www.ceh.ac.uk/our-science/research-facility/solardomes-and-ozone-field-release-system), then enjoy a botanically themed walk to Aber Fall, and finally a science-themed pub quiz at the YHA pub. A free round of drinks to the winning team!

Friday 18 May- A full day of research presentations by the early career scientist symposium goers. Prizes will be awarded for the best talks! The symposium will end mid-afternoon, in time for the journey home.


ABSTRACT SUBMISSION


All symposium attendees are encouraged to present a talk. Please submit 100-word abstract after registration to marjorie.lundgren@sheffield.ac.uk.


DETAILS


Lodging and all meals are included in the registration fee. Please specific dietary needs during registration. Please note that rooms are shared with other participants at the youth hostel. Numbers are limited so please register early! Registration deadline is 15 April 2017. More details will be emailed to those registered as the event approaches.

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YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass

Pen-y-pass

Caernarfon

Gwynedd

LL55 4NY

United Kingdom

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