Training School in 2016

Call for a training school on classical biological control of ragweed and other invasive weeds In the frame of SMARTER Task 5 on ‘Training, knowledge and technology transfer’.

Location: CABI Switzerland Centre, Delémont, Switzerland

Organizer: Dr. Urs Schaffner and Benno Augustinus, CABI Switzerland, together with Prof. Heinz Müller-Schärer, University of Fribourg

Date: August, 22nd – 26th 2016

Applicants: young scientists (ESR) and representatives of stakeholders involved in SMARTER and other interested persons

Application: by sending a motivation letter explaining the interest in and use of the training school and whether you would like to receive an individual grant (see below), along with a CV and SMARTER-questionnaire (to be downloaded from to Benno Augustinus () until March, 31st 2016.

Persons who are interested to attend should consult the SMARTER homepage to become familiar with the aims and activities of SMARTER.

Selection and preliminary acceptance of applicants by the organizers via e-mail sent by April, 8th 2016. Maximum number of participants: 10

SMARTER CABI summer school 2016