Trees' International Forum
a common destiny»
Water Museum, Pont-en-Royans - France
From 25th to May 29th, 2022
This First International Forum of Trees is open to all audiences without distinction.
It aims to be an oasis of encounters, bringing together the best specialists in the knowledge of Trees, with a singular and diversified approach, combining economy, ecology, science and traditions around the Tree.
This International Forum is placed under the sponsorship of Mr. Ernst ZÜRCHER, professor and researcher in wood sciences at the University of Applied Sciences in Bern, lecturer at the Polytechnic School of Zurich (ETHZ) and that of Lausanne (EPFL). Author of several books, including "Trees between visible and invisible"
Act Sud – September 2016.
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 Opening of the Forum
Welcoming of participants, Introductory conference ...
Thursday, May 26, 2022 Trees and Civilizations
Trees, Forests and Humans
Reconciling ecology, economy, well-being of Humans and Forests.
Impact of Trees on human behavior in urban landscapes.
Towards an alliance of Trees and men.
Friday, May 27, 2022 Trees and Intelligence
Science at the service of trees
Know the Trees and Forests in all their aspects: physiological, ecological, behavioral, societal, communication, impact in the global ecological balance.
Saturday, May 28, 2022 Trees and Memory
African Day, guest country: Burkina Faso
Trees, Humans, exchanges.
When science meets tradition.
Sunday, May 29, 2022 Trees and Future
Towards a new awareness of trees and forests
Summary of the Forum around two key points:
What Trees teach Humanity.
What future for the Trees'world and for the Humans' world?
And throughout the Forum, exhibitions, partners' stands, walks in forest, tales,...