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2017 UF/IFAS Urban Landscape Summit

UF/IFAS Center for Landscape Conservation and Ecology

Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM - Friday, March 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM (EDT)

2017 UF/IFAS Urban Landscape Summit

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Registration Mar 15, 2017 $65.00 $0.00
Student Mar 15, 2017 Free $0.00

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2017 Urban Landscape Summit
Call for Submissions
March 16-17, 2017, Straughn Center

Abstract Submission Deadline: November 30, 2016 
Abstract Acceptance Notification: January 13, 2017

http://gardeningsolutions.ifas.ufl.edu/clce/events/urban-landscape-summit.html

The 2017 UF/IFAS Center for Landscape Conservation and Ecology Urban Landscape Summit will feature presentations of applied research or extension projects pertaining to urban landscape issues in Florida. Possible urban landscape topics include technology use in the landscape, HOA/homeowners incentives, or landscape maintenance.

Summit Divisions

  • Lightning Rounds - 5 minutes
  • Research and Extension Sessions - 20 minutes
  • Graduate Student Poster Presentation Competition - 2 minutes

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Submit a 500-word abstract. Select your preferred division; however, the committee has the discretion to move accepted oral presentations into a different division. Oral presentation submissions not selected may be invited to present their topic in poster format.

Submit a proposal.  

Graduate Student Poster Presentation Competition

One M.S. and one Ph.D. poster will be awarded as long as there are at least five submission in each category. Participants will present their project in a 2 minute lightning round and it will be followed by a traditional poster session. Participants are judged on importance of the subject to Florida, scientific merit, experimental design rigor, literature review, completeness, clarity, and response to questions. Award recipients will receive a monetary award towards their graduate work.

Tentative Agenda

Day 1, Thursday, March 16 

  • 8:30 am – Registration
  • 9 am – Opening Remarks
  • 9:15 am – Keynote Speaker
  • 10 am – Break
  • 10:15 am – Student Lightning Presentations (2 minutes each) 
  • 11:30 am – Lunch, Poster Session, & Networking
  • 1:30 pm – Research and Extension Session (20 minutes each) 
  • 3 pm – Break
  • 3:15 pm –Lightning Round (5 minutes each) 
  • 4:45 pm – Student Award Presentation
  • 5 pm –Adjourn
  • 6-9 pm – Evening Reception & Networking – First Magnitude Brewery – food & drinks on your own

Day 2, Friday, March 17

  • 7:30-8:30 – Coffee & Networking
  • 8:30 am – Research and Extension Session (20 minutes each) 
  • 9:15 am – Lightning Round (5 minutes each)
  • 10:15 am – Break
  • 10:30 am – Research and Extension Session (20 minutes each)
  • 11:45 am – Closing Remarks
  • Noon – Adjourn 

Summit Contact: Emily Eubanks, eee@ufl.edu

Have questions about 2017 UF/IFAS Urban Landscape Summit? Contact UF/IFAS Center for Landscape Conservation and Ecology

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Straughn IFAS Extension Professional Development Center
2142 Shealy Drive
Gainesville, FL 32608

Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM - Friday, March 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM (EDT)


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UF/IFAS Center for Landscape Conservation and Ecology

Focus on social, environmental, and economic issues affecting Florida's urban landscapes

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