Keynote Speakers


Christine Bacon

University of Gothenburg


Fred Stauffer

Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques (CJB) - Genebra Suíça

"Martius contribution to the worldwide palm sciences and the inventory of the Brazilian palm flora"


Rosane Collevatti

Universidade Federal de Goiás

"Bridging population genetics, genomics and macroecology to understand the evolution of Neotropical palms"

Thomas Couvreur

Pontifícia Universidad Católica del Ecuador

"Conservation status and information gap for the palm family"

W. Daniel Kissling

University of Amsterdam - The Netherlands

"Advancing functional trait information for palms worldwide"