Workshops

Workshops will be held January 9, 2017 at the Environment and Natural Resources building on the University of Arizona campus – a fantastic new building designed to look like a slot canyon.  Address = ENR2, 1064 Lowell St, Tucson, AZ.

To get to the workshops from the Tucson Marriott Hotel:  Use this map

Full descriptions of each workshop can be seen by clicking on the workshop title.

You can register for workshops on the registration page (choose the workshop/fieldtrip ticket if you’ve already registered.  Specific workshops can be chosen under ‘additional items’ after the question section.


Half-day workshops (morning) ($65)

Meta-community phylogenetics and historical biogeography in Lifemapper. (Organizers:  Jorge Sóberon et. al.) canceled

An overview of new surface and satellite-based climatologies available for biogeographers and ecologists: confidence and uncertainty assessments.    (Organizers:  Michael W. Douglas, John F. Mejia) (8:00 am – 12 noon, $65)

Half-day workshops (afternoon) ($65)

Analyzing paleoecological data: Best practices and current resources .    (Organizers:  Jessica L. Blois, Edward B. Davis, Robert K. Booth) (12:30 pm – 4:30 pm, $65)

Integrating and cleaning biodiversity data: Workflows to model ranges and merge associated ecological, phylogenetic, and trait information.    (Organizers:  Cory Merow et. al.) (12:30 pm – 4:30 pm, $65)

Full-day workshops ($110)

Introduction to Network Analysis in Biogeography.   (Organizer:  Eric A. Treml) (8:00 – 4:30 pm, $110)

Introduction to the analysis of messy data.    (Organizer:  Péter Sólymos) (8:00 – 4:30 pm, $110)