European Wilderness Days Programme

This years presentations will focus on the following topics:

  • Old-Growth Beech Forest: Threats and opportunities
  • Sustainable Tourism in the Carpathians: Saving wilderness through tourism
  • Lessons learned from EWQA: Challenges and recommendations for the future
  • Wild Rivers and WildIslands: the next frontier
  • Eastern Europe and Ukraine: Nature conservation between the Post-Soviet and Pre-European legislation
  • No Fire Control in Wilderness Core Zone: Feasible or not?
  • WildArts: Taking the fine arts into Wilderness

Wed, 24 May

Registration and Plenary Sessions
  • 09:00 – 11:00 Registration of the delegates
  • 11:40 Keynote Speech
  • 12:00 Official Opening
  • 12:15 -14:15 Sessions
  • 14:15 Coffeebreak and snack
  • 14:45 -19:00 Sessions
  • 19:15 Dinner
  • 21:00– 24:00 Meet-and-Greet

Fri, 26 May

Plenary Sessions
  • 8:00 Breakfast
  • 9:00   – 12:15 Plenary Sessions and Workshop
  • 12:30 Lunch Break
  • 13:30 Wilderness Track 1 and 2
  • 16:00 Coffee break
  • 16:30 Special Presentation on Carpathian Sustainable Tourism and Wilderness
  • 17:00 Closing remarks and proposal for the European Wilderness Days 2018
  • 18:30 Dinner