CFS-LFC lectures

General information

CFS-LFC lectures are given at the Laurentian Forestry Centre of the Canadian Forest Service (1055 du P.E.P.S., Quebec, QC, Canada), in the Lionel-Daviault conference room from 10:30 a.m. to noon (informal discussion beginning at 10:00 a.m.).

Registration is not necessary and parking and admission are free. However, it is mandatory for all Canadian visitors to hand over an ID card with photo (driver’s license or health insurance card) to the security agent at the entrance of the building to have access to the room. Foreign visitors have to hand over their passport or a color copy of their passport to the security agent.

For more detailed information or to add your name on our list to receive the invitation and the summary of each lecture, contact the Planning and Operations Division of the Laurentian Forestry Centre, by phone at 418-648-7145, or by e-mail. Please note that most of the lectures are given in French.

For information on the regional broadcast of lectures, call Forest Innovation Partnership (in French only) at 418-648-5828.

Upcoming lecture schedule listing dates, speakers and topics
Dates Speakers Topics
November 30, 2017 Jean-Martin Lussier, Research Scientist,
NRCan, CFS-CWFC
Regular shelterwood cutting in softwood
forests: A promising solution to support
allowable cut
January 11, 2018 Renée Lapointe, Director,
Ecosystem Health Science Program,
NRCan, CFS-NFC
Restoration of forest landscapes: An
essential tool for woodland caribou
recovery
January 25, 2018 Yan Boulanger, Research Scientist,
NRCan, CFS-LFC
Junior Tremblay, Research Scientist,
ECCC
How endangered species could become
climate refugees
February 8, 2018 Marc-André Parisien, Research Scientist,
NRCan, CFS, NFC
The climates of our national parks at the
end of the 21st century: Will ecosystems
be able to follow?
February 22, 2018 Hugo Asselin, Full Professor,
Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Reconciling Aboriginal and industrial
forest land use
March 8, 2018 Jérôme Laganière, Research Scientist,
NRCan, CFS-LFC
Forest biomass to reduce GHG:
An effective solution?
March 22, 2018 Danny Rioux, Research Scientist,
NRCan, CFS-LFC
Tree diseases: A focused microscopic
perspective on defense mechanisms