The seminar will be held in cooperation with the Italian State Forest Corps.
Time: 10:00-15:00, will include lunch.
Location: Event room at the Israel Pavilion (glass room, second floor).
The audience will be forestry professionals and researchers, by
Topics: Techniques to combat desertification, tree improvement, and pest
and disease control in the wake of climate change
o Prof. Alon Tal, Ben Gurion University and KKL-JNF Board of Directors.
o Mrs. Lorenza Colletti, Senior Forestry Officer, Italian State Forest
o Dr. David Brand, Chief Forester and Head of Forestry Division, KKL-JNF
o Prof. Piermaria Corona, Director of Forestry Research Centre, CRA-SEL
o Prof. Giuseppe Scarascia Mugnozza, University of Tuscia – Viterbo
o Dr. Fulvio Ducci, Senior Research Officer, CRA-SEL
o Mr. Aviv Eizenband, Director of Forestry and Professional
Development Dept, KKL-JNF