Colloque | « Functional Biodiversity: Conceptual Issues »

Ce colloque interdisciplinaire a pour but de rassembler des philosophes et des écologues dont les recherches portent sur le thème de la biodiversité fonctionnelle en vue de discuter des problèmes conceptuels et théoriques soulevés par cette notion.
UQAM, W-5215
Organization | Organisation: Christophe Malaterre, Frédéric Bouchard Antoine C. Dussault & Sophia Rousseau-Mermans. Affiche

November | Novembre 9
9.00-9.45 | VIRGINIE MARIS (CNRS) Diversity of Biodiversities
9.45-10.30 | ALISON MUNSON (U. Laval) Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function: Sounding the Limits of BEF
COFFEE BREAK | PAUSE CAFÉ
11.00-11.45 | JESSE SHAPIRO (U. de Montréal) Species As Units of Function
11.45-12.30 | CURTIS SUTTLE (U. of British Columbia) Viruses As Cogs in Ecosystem Diversity and Function
LUNCH BREAK | DÎNER
13.30-14.15 | JAY ODENBAUGH (U. of Calgary) Is Biodiversity a Natural Kind?
14.15-15.00 | BEATRIX BEISNER (UQAM) You’re Soaking in It: Aquatic Perspectives on Functional Diversity
COFFEE BREAK | PAUSE CAFÉ
15.30-16.15 | ANTOINE C. DUSSAULT (U. Paris 1, U. of Toronto) Ecological Functions As Contextual Properties of Components of Metabolic Units
16.15-17.00 | TIMOTHÉE POISOT (U. de Montréal) What Do We Learn about Species Roles When We Actually Define Them?


November | Novembre 10
8.30-9.15 | TANYA HANDA (UQAM) Functional Diversity and Soil Nutrient Cycling: Sharing the Dirty Secrets
9.15-10.00 | STEVEN KEMBEL (UQAM) Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function: Sounding the Limits of BEF
COFFEE BREAK | PAUSE CAFÉ
10.30-11.15 | ERIC DESJARDINS
& GILLIAN BARKER (Western U.) Functional Ecology of Microbial Communities
11.15-12.30 BRAINSTORMING | DISCUSSION
With the participation of |Avec la participation de: Marc Ereshefsky (U. of Calgary), Sophia Rousseau-Mermans (U. de Montréal, U. Paris 1), Geneviève Lajoie (UQAM)
LUNCH BREAK | DÎNER