Presentations at Meetings / Invited Seminars / Workshops

Natural History Museum, Univ. of Oslo, Tangled Bank Seminar, Norway, November 2018
Presentation: Global change impacts at the macroecological scale: how digital collections data help address questions in conservation

British Mycological Society Open Meeting, Kew Botanic Gardens, Richmond, UK, November 2018
Presentation: Global change impacts at the macroecological scale: how digital collections data help address questions in conservation

Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Illinois, US, August 2018
Presentation: Global change impacts at the macroecological scale: how digital collections data help address questions in conservation

Indiana University Northwest, Gary, Indiana, US, August 2018
Guest lecture, general mycology course: Fungal fruiting, the environment, and global change impacts

Soc. of Conservation Biology: 5th European Congress of Conservation Biology, Jyväskylä, Finland, June 2018
Presentation: Revelations for global change and conservation: determining European fungal species’ patterns via a large-scale fruit body ‘meta-database’
Poster: Six million European fungal species observations to address global change questions in conservation

Digital Data in Biodiversity Res.: Emerging Innovations for Biodiversity Data, UC-Berkeley, US, June 2018
Presentation: What drives European fungal biogeography? Connecting digital data to temporally static and dynamic environmental predictors to explain climate, pollution and urbanization impacts on fungi
Poster: Six million European fungal species observations to address global change questions in conservation

Macro 2018, Macroecology in the Age of Big Data, Birmensdorf, Switzerland, April 2018
Presentation: Climatic patterns of European fungal species assemblages
Poster: Six million European fungal species observations to address contemporary questions in global change and macroecology

International Biogeography Society: Climate Change Biogeography, Évora, Portugal, March 2018
Presentation: Climatic patterns of European fungal species assemblages

NEFOM (North European Forest Mycologists) meeting, SLU, Uppsala, Sweden, February 2018
Presentation: Climatic patterns of European fungal phenology and species assemblages

Network seminar on terrestrial vegetation ecological climatology, Oslo 27-28, November 2017
Poster: Climatic patterns of European fungal phenology and species assembly

Fungal Conservation in a Changing Europe, EMA & ISFC, Ohrid, Macedonia, October 2017
Presentation: Large-scale meta-databases, a new tool for fungal conservation

British Ecological Society Macroecology meeting, London, UK, July 2017
Presentation: Compositional patterns of macro-fungi throughout Europe

Climate and Environmental Dynamics (CED) Group lunch seminars, University of Cambridge, June 2017
Presentation: Stitching together ‘big data’ sources: a pan-European fungal meta-database that addresses contemporary questions in ecology and global change biology

NEFOM (North European Forest Mycologists) fungal traits meeting, University of Tartu, Estonia, June 2017
Presentation: Macro-fungal reproductive traits to improve our understanding of fruiting phenology & large-scale compositional patterns

Cambridge Fungi Initiative (CFI) meeting, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, May 2017
Coordinator and presentation: ClimFun II and Euro-FC transitions

Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL Birmensdorf, WSL Colloquium, Birmensdorf, Switzerland, March 2017
Presentation: Stitching together “big data” sources: a pan-European fungal meta-database that addresses contemporary questions in ecology and global change biology

University of Minnesota, Mycology Club Seminar, Minneapolis, MN, USA, October 2016
Presentation: Big data integration: Pan-European assembly of millions of fungal species observations for addressing contemporary questions in ecology and global change biology

NEFOM (North European Forest Mycologists) meeting, Finse, Norway, September 2016
Group-work co-leader (on fungal traits) and general scheduling

British Mycological Society Open Meeting, Kew Botanic Gardens, Richmond, UK, November 2015
Presentation: Historical to contemporary climate change effects on fungi: the use of fruit body records

ClimFun annual meeting 2015, Bavaria, Germany, May 2015
Presentation 1:  local scale studies : communities
Presentation 2:  ClimFun dataset scale comparisons, local : national

UiO Åpen Dag (open day) research colloquium, Universitetet i Oslo, Norway, March 2015
Poster 1: Community-level responses of fungi to climatic change
Poster 2 (w/ F. Rustøen, M.S. candidate, UiO): The ClimFun Project: Climate Change Impacts on Fungi

NEFOM (North European Forest Mycologists) meeting, Riga, Latvia, November 2014
Presentation: How does climate change & variability impact fungi across local to national scales?

Sopp og nyttevekster (Oslo mycology organization), Oslo, Norway, August 2014
Presentation: Introduction to the ClimFun project

International Mycological Congress (IMC) 10, Bangkok, Thailand, August 2014
Poster: Introduction to the ClimFun project: climate change impacts on fungi
Presentation: Decadal-plus shifts in fungal fruiting due to climate variability: effects on community dynamics, productivity and spatial-temporal patterns

New Phytologist Symposium, Zürich, Switzerland, May 2014
Poster: Pinpointing the driving forces between global environmental change and successional dynamics in fungal communities

Ecological Society of America, Portland, Oregon, August 2012
Presentation: Soil nutrient legacies surpass the effects of CO2and O3concentration on mycorrhizal fungal communities

Climate Change Forum Brown Bag Series, The Field Museum, Chicago, Illinois, April 2012
Invited presentation:  Modifying atmospheric chemistry: what’s the big deal? How atmospheric global change affects forest ecosystems

Soil Metagenomics Workshop (Argonne National Laboratory), Chicago, Illinois, October 2011
Poster: Soil nutrient legacies surpass the effects of CO2and O3concentration on mycorrhizal communities

FESIN (Fungal Environmental Sampling and Informatics Network) Workshop, prior to and in conjunction with the MSA meeting, Fairbanks, Alaska, August 2011
Participation in workshop: Metamycology and Beyond: Using Fungi in Educational Contexts

The Morton Arboretum, Lisle, Illinois, October 2010
Invited Seminar: How do plant symbiotic fungi respond to global climate change?  Ectomycorrhizal response to elevated carbon dioxide and ozone

Illinois Mycological Association, Chicago, Illinois, July 2010
Invited Seminar:  Forecasting the fungal future: mushrooms, carbon dioxide and ozone

UW – Madison Plant Pathology Seminar Series, Madison, Wisconsin, January 2010
Invited Seminar:  Ectomycorrhizal fungal response to elevated tropospheric carbon dioxide and ozone

Botany & Mycology 2009, Snowbird, Utah, July 2009
Presentation: It’s a matter of time and location: above- and below-ground responses by ectomycorrhizal fungi to elevated CO2and O3across four years

Ecological Society of America, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, August 2008
Presentation: Differential response of ectomycorrhiza and sporocarp communities to elevated carbon dioxide and ozone

Facing The Future:  A Joint Meeting of AspenFACE, SoyFACE, and SFB 607, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, April 2008
Poster: Differential response of ectomycorrhiza and sporocarp communities to elevated carbon dioxide and ozone at the Aspen FACE site

Ecological Society of America, Memphis, Tennessee, August 2006
Presentation: Biomass and communities of ectomycorrhizal fungi are affected by elevated CO2and O3during three growing seasons

4thInternational Conference on Mycorrhizae (ICOM4), Montreal, Quebec, Cananda, August 2003
Poster (undergraduate):  Species identification of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi

Presentations also at UW-Madison’s Undergraduate Symposium in 2004 and Michigan Technological University’s Annual Ecosystem Science Center Graduate Research Forum in 2005, 2006 & 2008