2015 Annual Chapter Meeting: Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden Northwestern University

The 2015 Annual Meeting of the Midwest-Great Lakes SER Chapter, Cultivating Ecological Restoration within Human Dominated Landscapes, will be held at the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, Illinois from March 27 to March 29, 2015. Our meeting hosts are the Chicago Botanic Garden and the Plant Biology and Conservation Program at Northwestern University.

The 2015 Call for Abstracts for oral presentation or poster is now open. The deadline for abstract submission is January 9, 2015.

The 2015 Call for Workshops and Symposia is open. Deadline for proposals is January 9, 2015.

Keynote: The Annual Meeting Committee is pleased to announce that the keynote speaker for the 2015 Midwest-Great Lakes SER Chapter Meeting will be Dr. Suzanne Malec-McKenna. Dr. Malec-McKenna is the Executive Director of Chicago Wilderness, a regional alliance consisting of over 300 organizations working together to restore nature and improve the quality of life for all living things by protecting the lands and waters on which we all depend. Dr. Malec-McKenna is responsible for aligning the strategies and actions of the Chicago Wilderness Alliance to advance its conservation mission, overseeing its operations, and working to sustain the alliance. The title of Dr. Malec-McKenna’s keynote presentation will be announced at a later date and we are very excited that she has accepted our invitation to be this year’s keynote speaker.

Please be sure to save the dates and plan on attending another great Midwest-Great Lakes SER Chapter meeting!

Annual Meeting Sponsorship opportunities will be posted here soon, or you can contact us now via email (mwgl.ser@gmail.com).


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