We are happy to welcome several keynote speakers at the IENE 2018 conference. Kamiel Spoelstra is one of them. He is a behavioural ecologist, and specializes on the impact of anthropogenic activity on natural habitat.

Originally a science museum, the distinctively designed Evoluon in Eindhoven is now a sleek, modern conference center. 

Make use of the early bird fee of €300,00 excluding VAT till June 1 and please note that till May 22 students, and professionals from developing countries can send a request for support.

Gerlies Nap, member of the Organizing Committee

In her daily life Gerlies is environmental manager in the province of Noord-Holland. An environmental manager is responsible for all the contacts with the stakeholders in a project. 

We proudly welcome the Province of Antwerp as one of our main sponsors of the IENE 2018 conference.

Wiel Poelmans, member of the Organizing Committee

In his daily life Wiel Poelmans is Program Manager of the Biodiversity and Natura 2000 Program in the Province of Noord-Brabant. 

Registration IENE2018 now open
IENE chair Anders Sjölund officially opened the subscription 

On the 27th of March the IENE Steering Committee visited the Evoluon in Eindhoven. Anders Sjölund, chair of IENE, officially opened the subscription of the IENE2018 conference by sending a symbolic email which made the subscription page on the website go online. At the conference venue a meet-up was being organized with the IENE Steering Committee and the IENE2018 Program Committee (PC) and Organization Committee (OC).

Edgar van der Grift, chairman of the Program Committee of IENE 2018.

In his daily live Edgar van der Grift works as a senior research scientist in conservation biology at Wageningen Environmental Research, The Netherlands. 

An excursion highlighted: The Kempen (Belgium)

On this whole day excursion we will stroll around on the ecoduct Kempengrens, the first European ecoduct on the border of 2 countries (The Netherlands and Belgium). 

An excursion highlighted: 'Dunes Reconnected'

Always wanted to know more about the wildlife in the very special area of the Dutch dunes? This whole day fieldtrip to the National Park Kennemerduinen in the province of Noord-Holland will tell and show you all about it.