Iufro news http://iufro.clk.com.uy/news/Latest news from Iufro 2011enFri, 22 Jul 2011 02:54:47 -0000Deadlines http://iufro.clk.com.uy/article/deadlines/Dear colleagues, After many requests of extending the deadline for abstract submission for the 2011 IUFRO Forest Health Joint Meeting to be held at Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay, the organizing committee has decided to extend deadlines till next 20th July. Please visit our webpage http://www.iufrouruguay2011.org for registration, abstract submission and all news about this upcoming event. We are glad to announce that we have confirmed the participation of the following speakers during plenary sessions: Prof. Juan Corley from the Insect Ecology Group of the National Institute for Agricultural Technology (INTA), Bariloche, Argentina, Prof. Treena Burgess from CRC for Forestry, Biological Sciences and Biotechnology, Murdoch University, Australia, Prof. Carlos Wilcken from Faculdade de Ciências Agronômicas, Campus of Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Brazil, Prof. Bernard Slippers from the Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute (FABI), University of Pretoria, South Africa. Do not miss this opportunity to participate in this International Meeting taking place in South America for the first time. Please do not hesitate to contact me, would you need more information (guillermoiufro2011@gmail.com) and looking forward to see you all in November in Colonia del Sacramento, Guillermo Pérez ##Registration fees **Early:** From 9th May to 8th July, US$ 350 **Regular:** From 9th July to 9th September, US$ 450 **Late:** From 10th September to 21st October, US$ 550 **Just in Venue:** From 22nd October, US$ 550 ##Deadline for abstract submission: 20th July **See our special promotion at** http://www.iufrouruguay2011.org/special-promotion/ http://iufro.clk.com.uy/article/deadlines/Sheraton Colonia Golf & Spa http://iufro.clk.com.uy/article/sheraton-colonia-golf-spa/Sheraton Colonia Golf & Spa Resort offers 104 spacious guest rooms, including 84 Classic Rooms with golf course or river view, 4 Deluxe Rooms and 4 Master Suites with river view, where you will be able to enjoy incredible sunsets. All rooms are equipped with The Sheraton Sweet Sleeper™ Bed, laptop-sized safety deposit boxes, High Speed Internet Access and double phone line. Non-smoking rooms and rooms accessible to people with disabilities are available. http://iufro.clk.com.uy/article/sheraton-colonia-golf-spa/