November 10, 2017, 9h30-17h00

FORUM, Technopôle de l'Environnement Arbois-Méditerranée
Domaine du Petit Arbois
Avenue Louis Philibert - 13545 Aix en Provence 



09:00 - 09:30  Welcome coffee

09:30 - 9:45  Introduction, Joel Guiot (CEREGE)

09:45 - 11:30  OT-Med postdoctoral fellows research results presentations

9:45 - 10:00  Understanding the effects of groundwater discharge on coastal lagoon ecosystems (ECO_medLOC), Valenti Rodellas (CEREGE)

10:00 - 10:15  A Mediterranean Pyrogeography - modelling fire activity in Mediterranean areas (PYROMED), Julien Ruffault (CEREGE, IRSTEA)

10:15 - 10:30  Scenarios of land use change and food availability in the Mediterranean Region​ (LaSeR-Med), Leonith Hinojosa Valencia (INRA)

10:30 - 10:45  Dynamics of heterotrophic microorganisms determined by in situ automated flow cytometry (DHEMISA), Tina Silovic (MIO)

10:45 - 11:00  Socio-Ecological Indicators for Mediterranean Agro-ecosystem Sustainability (SEI-Med), Valérie Coudrain (IMBE)

11:00 - 11:15  Recent hydrological variability of the Moroccan Middle-Atlas Mountains inferred from micro-scale sedimentological and geochemical analyses of lake sediments, Guillaume Jouve (CEREGE)

11:15 - 11:30  Seismic hazards characterization and mitigation (RISKMED), Eugénie Perouse (CEREGE)

11:30 - 12:10  New OT-Med fellows : quick presentation of their CV and OT- Med project

11:30 - 11:40  Marine submersion risk perception in Provence-Alpes-Côtes d’Azur Region, (RISKMED), Pierre Dias (ESPACE)

11:40 - 11:50  Action and retroaction between climate and soil (CLIMSOIL), Antra Boca (ESPACE)

11:50 - 12 :00  Origin and congruence of taxonomic, phylogenetic, functional and paleoecological diversity patterns: the model of European-Mediterranean woody plant biodiversity (WOODIV), Anne-Christine Monnet (IMBE)

12:00 - 12:10  Mesoscale Modeling of Atmospheric CO2 in the Aix-Marseille Urbanized Region (France) and the Coastal Mediterranean Sea Area (AMC), Brian Nathan(MIO)

12:10 - 12:30  General discussion


14:00 - 16:30   Three parallel workshops on the synthesis scientific articles resulting from OT-Med (continuation of work done during the last OT-Med Progress Meeting in April 2017) 

  • « Adaptation of species and ecosystems to global change » Bruno Fady (INRA URFM), Anne Chenuil (IMBE), Didier Aurelle (IMBE), Alexander Ereskovsky (IMBE)
  • « Hydro-climatic variability in semi-arid areas » Laurence Vidal (CEREGE), Florence Sylvestre (CEREGE)
  • « Natural risks, the uncertainty in the risk assessment » Thomas Curt (IRSTEA), Lucilla Benedetti (CEREGE) 

16:30 – 17:00   Wrap-up session of the workshops

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