Programme | VLIZ Science Symposium

Preliminary programme

9.15 – 9.45

Welcome coffee

9.45 – 10.00

Dr. Michiel Vandegehuchte | Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)
Introduction

10.00 – 10.30

Prof. Dr. Tom Artois | Universiteit Hasselt
Title to be determined

10.30 – 10.45

Simon Claus | Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)
Title to be determined

10.45 – 11.00

Dr. Kenneth Mertens | Ifremer (France)
Morpho-molecular studies of toxic and non-toxic dinoflagellates and their resting stages (cysts) and their implications for biodiversity assessments

11.00 – 11.30

Coffee break

11.30 – 12.00

Prof. Dr. Frederik De Laender | Université de Namur
The effects of biological diversity on marine ecosystem functions

12.00 – 12.15

Prof. Dr. Marc Kochzius | Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Title to be determined

12.15 – 12.35

Pitch presentations

12.35 – 13.40

Lunch break

13.40 – 15.30

Discussions
Break-out sessions

15.30 – 16.00

Michiel Vandegehuchte | Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)
Summary & Epilogue