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Events for 2012

Date Event
19 April 2012 Biodiversity Policy Lecture
Marine Protected Areas in English Waters
James Marsden, Director Marine at Natural England
Further details
6.00pm The Linnean Society, Burlington House, London, UK
24-26 April 2012 Modern phytomorphology
Lviv (Ukraine)
Download Conference flier.
Contact: Andrew Novikoff
20 June 2012 Celebrating Systematics
Natural History Museum, London
Celebrating Systematics 2012 marks the 75th anniversary of the Systematics Association. In honour of this grand birthday, the Association will be hosting a special event Further details.

Contact: Organisers
23-28 September 2012 Australasian Systematic Botany Society Conference 2012
Perth, Western Australia
The Organising Committee for the 2012 Australasian Systematic Botany Society Conference invites you to Perth, Western Australia, for a stimulating conference around the theme Local knowledge, global delivery.
Further details @ASBS2012Perth@ASBS2012Perth
Contact: Conference Organisers
8-10 October 2012 Annual meeting of
the Société Française de Systématique - 2012
Systematics beyond phylogenetics,
Amphitheater of the INEE, 3 rue Michel-Ange, 75016 Paris
Download circular (MS-Word) circular (PDF)
Contact: Michel Laurin
10 October 2012 Sir Julian Huxley lecture
The evolutionary history of the danthonioid grasses: dispersal, niche evolution and radiation in the Southern Hemisphere
Prof. Dr. H. Peter Linder, Institute of Systematic Botany, University of Zurich
Further details
6.00pm The Linnean Society, Burlington House, London, UK
28 November 2012 Annual General Meeting - 5pm
The Linnean Society, Burlington House, London, UK
AGM papers: Download 2012 AGM agenda | Download 2011 AGM minutes | The Rules of the Association can be dowloaded here
28 November 2012 President's Lecture - 6pm
The big bang: the impact of twenty years of molecular systematics on understanding the algae. Speaker: Professor Juliet Brodie, Natural History Museum

6.00pm @ The Linnean Society, Burlington House, London, UK
Further details
29 November 2012 2012 Young Systematists' Forum,
Flett Lecture Theatre, The Natural History Museum, London, UK
Further details
Contacts: Elinor Michel, Jon Todd, Maria Vorontsova

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