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Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Gerhard Weiß

Institute of Forest, Environmental and Natural Resource Policy

Feistmantelstraße 4
1180 Wien
EMail: gerhard.weiss(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-73217
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Curr. Vitae

1999 - Doctor Degree
1993 - Master's Degree

Statistik Austria, science classification

forestry and wood industry; political sciences; environmental sociology;

Expertise

evaluation; natural hazards; Innovation and entrepreneurship; Policy Analysis; Forest policy; Sustainable development;

Awards

2003 Klimaschutzpreis der Österreichischen Hagelversicherung, Kategorie "Wissenschaft"

Reviewer for scientific journals

2017 - Journal For Nature Conservation
2016 - European Journal of Forest Research
2014 - Environmental Science & Policy
2014 - Forest Ecology and Management
2013 - GAIA. Ökologische Perspektiven für Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft. Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society
2012 - Ecosystem Services
2011 - Allgemeine Forst Und Jagdzeitung
2009 - Land Use Policy: the international journal covering all aspects of land use
2009 - Technological Forecasting and Social Change
2008 - European Journal of Forest Research
2007 - Forestry Studies
2002 - Forest Policy and Economics
2001 - Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2010 - Scientific grant agency of the Ministry of Education of the Slovak Republic and of the Slovak Academy of Sciences (VEGA), Slowakei - Slovakia
2009 - Schweizer Nationalfonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung - Switzerland
2008 - Ministry of Science, Education and Sports National Council for Science - Croatia

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2017 Stakeholder Workshop “Changing Forest Ownership – European Policy Implications”
organiser
2017 7th FACESMAP WG Meeting with Travellab
member of the organisation committee
2017 SIMRA General Assembly in Barcelona
member of the organisation committee
2017 Forest ownership changes in Europe: trends, issues and needs for action. FINAL CONFERENCE of the COST Action FP1201 FACESMAP
organiser
2017 ThinkForest: Implementing Natura 2000 in Forests: Lessons Learnt and Looking Ahead
member of the organisation committee
2017 Wooden buildings – potentials and challenges for a European bio-economy
organiser
2016 SIMRA Executive Board Meeting 1
member of the organisation committee
2016 Wild Forest Products in Europe - Startree Final conference
member of the organisation committee
2016 StarTree 8th General Assembly Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2016 5th MC and WG Meeting with Travellab
member of the organisation committee
2016 Wild Forest Products Fair
member of the organisation committee
2015 6th WG Meeting with Travellab
member of the organisation committee
2015 StarTree 6th General Assembly Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2015 StarTree 7th General Assembly Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2014 3rd Joint MC and WG Meeting with Travellab
member of the organisation committee
2014 StarTree 4th General Assembly Meeting
organiser
2014 StarTree 5th General Assembly Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2014 4th FACESMAP WG Meeting with Travellab
member of the organisation committee
2013 COST Action FACESMAP Steering Group Meeting, 17. 9. 2013, Brussels
organiser
2013 BeFoFu Stakeholder Workshop on “Natura 2000”
member of the organisation committee
2013 BeFoFu Project Meeting and International Conference “Biodiversity and Climate Change”
member of the organisation committee
2013 FACESMAP Training School on ‘Stakeholder Interaction’
organiser
2013 StarTree Regional Stakeholder Meeting
organiser
2013 2nd EFI Winter Summer School “Making values work – sustaining multiple values in managed forests”; 2nd week
organiser
2013 2nd EFI Winter Summer School “Making values work – sustaining multiple values in managed forests”; 1st week
member of the organisation committee
2013 FACESMAP 2nd Joint MC and WG Meeting
organiser
2013 FACESMAP COST Action 1st Joint MC and WG Meeting
organiser
2013 StarTree 2nd General Assembly Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2013 COST Action FACESMAP Stakeholder Workshop "Changing Forest Ownership"
organiser
2012 IP INNONATOUR Student Course
member of the organisation committee
2012 COST FACESMAP Management Committee Meeting
organiser
2012 FP7 STAR TREE Kick –Off meeting
member of the organisation committee
2012 ECO2 Project Meeting and Steering Committee Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2012 FAP End Evaluation, Project Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2012 FAP End Evaluation, Final Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2012 BeFoFu Project Meeting
member of the organisation committee
2012 ECO2 Project Meeting and Steering Committee Meeting on Case Study Analysis
member of the organisation committee
2012 Workshop (I) on Forestry Education System - International Examples
organiser
2012 ECO2 Project Meeting on Life Cycle Analysis
member of the organisation committee
2012 Workshop (II) on the further development of the forestry education system in Kosovo
organiser
2011 Making Values Work II
scientific member of the advisory board
2011 Making Values Work
scientific member of the advisory board
2011 SUSI-CEE Project WS
organiser
2011 EFICEEC Annual Meeting and Conference
organiser
2011 Forest Owners Associations - Project WS
organiser
2011 FAP Evaluation, Kick off meeting
member of the organisation committee
2010 INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABILITY OF FORESTRY IN CENTRAL-EASTERN EUROPE, Training Workshop
organiser
2010 COST Action E51 Conclusions Workshop
organiser
2010 Experten-Diskussion Holzmobilisierung aus dem österreichischen Kleinwald
organiser
2010 Final Conference of the COST Action E51
organiser
2010 Opening Ceremony of EFICEEC
member of the organisation committee
2009 EFI PC INNOFORCE Meeting
organiser
2009 FOPER Training Workshop
organiser
2009 EFICEEC Preparatory Partner Meeting
organiser
2009 COST E51 WG Meeting
organiser
2009 MC and WG Meeting COST E51
organiser
2008 COST MC and WG Meeting
organiser
2008 Innoforce Project Meeting
organiser
2008 FORVALUE Workshop
organiser
2008 FOPER Training Workshop
organiser
2007 Integrating Innovation and Development Policies for the Forest Sector Joint MC and WG Meeting 14-16 May
organiser
2007 Einführung in den Test des PARLAVIS Unterrichtstools
organiser
2007 6th EFI PC INNOFORCE Meeting 14 May
organiser
2007 Wald- und Landschaftsentwicklung – Visualisierung und Modellierung: Möglichkeiten und Fragestellungen
organiser
2007 Definition der Ziele für das PARLAVIS-Visualisierungsinstrument
organiser
2007 Workshop "Destination Wald- Touristische Aktivitäten im forstlichen Umfeld"
member of the organisation committee
2007 Task Force Indicators Meeting 23-24 August
organiser
2007 Socrates/Erasmus Intensive Programme Course INNO-FOREST 26 August – 1 September
organiser
2006 MCPFE – EFI conference on Policies Fostering Investment and Innovation in Support of Rural Development; Hotel Kaskády Sliaè-Sielnica, Slovakia 27-29 March
member of the organisation committee
2006 Socrates/Erasmus Intensive Programme Course INNO-FOREST September
organiser
2006 Forest Policy and Economics Education and Research Training Programme Design Team final meeting
organiser
2006 „alpannonia“ – ein Wanderprojekt von Waldpädagogik und Tourismus
member of the organisation committee
2006 Stakeholder Workshop, Iberostrar Svpetrvs Resort, Brac Island, Croatia; 22 - 26 May
member of the organisation committee
2006 Forest Policy and Economics Education and Research - Training Programme Design Team meeting BOKU
organiser
2006 Integrating Innovation and Development Policies for the Forest Sector Joint MC and WG meeting 12-14 October
organiser
2006 First Meeting of the Management Committee of COST Action E51 ‘Integrating Innovation and Development Policies for the Forest Sector’ 8 - 9 March
organiser
2006 5th EFI PC INNOFORCE Meeting 11 October
organiser
2006 4th EFI PC INNOFORCE Meeting 11-12 January
organiser
2006 Ziele und Inhalte des ParlaVis Unterrichtstools
organiser
2006 Forest Policy and Economics Education and Research –Test Course Joint-Master Program for the Western Balkans; 18-25 March
organiser
2005 Workshop "Naturschutz innovativ: Neue Wege zur Finanzierung von Naturschutzdienstleistungen des Waldes"
organiser
2005 Socrates/Erasmus Intensive Programme Course INNO-FOREST 16-27 May
organiser
2005 3rd EFI PC INNOFORCE MEETING 31 May
organiser
2004 1st EFI PC INNOFORCE MEETING “TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE FOREST SECTOR IN EUROPE: FOSTERING INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP” 22 April
organiser
2004 “Economic integration of urban consumers' demand and rural forestry production” Joint MC and WG meeting
member of the organisation committee
2004 "Economic integration of urban consumers’ demand and rural forestry production" 1st Steering Committee meeting 23-24 January
member of the organisation committee
2004 2nd EFI PC INNOFORCE MEETING 26 – 27 October
organiser
2002 Ecological and Economic Benefits of Mountain Forests
member of the organisation committee
2002 Formulation of Integrated Management Plans for Mountain Forests
member of the organisation committee
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