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IPS Convention 2010 in Jyväskylä, Finland

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to attend the IPS Convention 2010 in Jyväskylä, Finland on 14 - 18 June 2010.

The Convention includes the Annual Assembly of National Representatives and two parallel seminars presenting the latest information on Peat Technology and the After-Use of Cut-Over Peatlands. The seminars will be followed by two extensive field trips on these topics. This is an excellent opportunity to meet your local and international colleagues!

In addition, the Convention includes the launch of the Strategy for Responsible Peatland Management and meetings of the IPS Commissions, the Executive Board and Scientific Advisory Board. The social programme offers a guided tour through the city of Jyväskylä, an enjoyable evening cruise on Lake Päijänne and a traditional dinner in a typical Finnish environment. We look forward to welcoming you to the home city of IPS!

If you would like to attend, please book your flights and accommodation and register as soon as possible, at the latest by 20 May using the links on the left. The registration deadline for early birds (€ 30 discount/item) is 30 April 2010. IPS members can enjoy an additional discount of € 20 for each event.

For further information please contact Communications Manager Susann Warnecke, susann.warnecke at peatsociety.org.