Seminars

Seminars

CTPA Paleo-Talk

Empty niches after extinctions increase population sizes of modern corals
Aug 24, 2016 - 4:00 PM
Carlos Prada, STRI Fellowship

Colon-Talk

La evolución del mangle piñuelo
Implicaciones para su conservación

Aug 25, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Maria Fernanda Castillo, STRI

Bambi (BCI)

Lightning on Barro Colorado Island: Tree characteristics influence lightning-tree interactions
Aug 25, 2016 - 7:15 PM
Evan Gora, University of Louisville

Tupper

Mapas sin Límites
Aug 30, 2016 - 4:00 PM
Milton J. Solano, STRI

 

Attending the seminars

Every week there are seminars, which everyone is invited to attend. The seminars are free and cover a range of science-related issues, from tropical diversity to animal life.

Tupper

Dr. Richard Cooke

Dr. Richard Cooke

Formal seminars are held at 4:00 pm every Tuesday in the auditorium of the Earl S. Tupper Conference Center in Ancon (Mapsee map for directions). These seminars are free and open to the public, and there will also be a live webcast of the event. Past seminars will be archived for later viewing.

Announcements about who the speaker will be and what the title of the seminar is are sent out weekly via e-mail, published in the STRI newsletter, and also posted at a bulletin board in each facility.

For more information regarding these seminars, please contact Anabelle Arroyo at the Tupper Facility, or 212-8076, or e-mail e-mail addressarroyoa@si.edu.



Bambi

Informal Seminars (BAMBIS) are usually scheduled for Thursday nights (7:15 p.m.) and take place at the auditorium in Barro Colorado Island.

There is a special late boat (9:00 p.m.) available for Gambodians and other off-islanders who need transportation back.

Bambi Seminar

Bambi Seminar

Want to give a talk?

If you want to give a talk, show slides, or get feedback, send an e-mail to e-mail address e-mail address bambi@si.edu.

A slide projector, a transparency projector and a multimedia projector are available on demand.

How to attend?

If you are planning to assist to the Thursday Bambi Seminar, please use the link below for your registration and tickets.

http://www.stri.si.edu/bambi

The on-line registration form, created by the Office of Information Technology in collaboration with BCI administration, allow you to register, pay online and get your tickets immediately. We accept mayor credit cards (VISA, MasterCard and American Express). Sorry, no local debit cards (CLAVE) are accepted at this moment.

Please remember to print your tickets before you proceed to STRI Gamboa pier and for your evening dinner.

Bambi Reservations are received until 3:00 PM the day previous to the Bambi (Wednesday).

The boat leaves at 5:30 PM from STRI's dock in Gamboa and at 9:00 PM from BCI dock.

Payment

Smithsonian Staff and Researchers with Stri ID: $6.00 (includes boat and dinner)

Guest: $12.00 (includes boat and dinner)

There is no money back for cancellation. If for any reason you decide not to come, or you are not able to come, there will be no reimbursements. The Bambi Seminar Administration reserves itself the right of changing the speaker and/or topic at any moment prior the Bambi Talk.

For further information on this message call 212-8900 or email: e-mail address bambi@si.edu


CTPA Paleo-Talks

Informal seminars (PaleoTalks) are usually scheduled for Wednesday afternoons (4 PM) every other week, and take place at the Conference Room at the CTPA building in Ancon (Map see map for directions). These seminars are free and open to the public, and they are usually centered on geological, archeological or environmental issues.

Announcements about who the speaker will be and what the title of the seminar is are sent out weekly via e-mail, published in the STRI newsletter, and are also posted at a bulletin board in each facility.

For more information regarding these seminars, or if you would like to be the speaker, please contact Dirley Cortes at the CTPA, or 212-8057, or e-mail e-mail address CortesD@si.edu.


CTFS Science

Informal talks or discussions on ongoing forest ecology research at STRI are held some Tuesday mornings at 10 am at the Tupper center in Panama City. These meetings are free and open to anyone who is interested. A schedule of talks is posted here. If you would like to be placed on the email list for reminders regarding upcoming talks or if you are interested in giving a talk, please email mullerh@si.edu.


Bocas Talk

Fulfilling the mission of the Smithsonian Institute.

The Bocas talk is an event of the Bocas del Toro Research Station that happens one or two dates in a month. This is a way that the station and scientist use for explain their projects to the community of Bocas del Toro region. This event take place on the CEFATI Conference Salon at the IPAT Building in Bocas Town from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. Free Entrance.


Future Seminars

CTPA Paleo-Talk

Empty niches after extinctions increase population sizes of modern corals
Carlos Prada, STRI Fellowship
Aug 24, 2016 - 4:00 PM


Colon-Talk

La evolución del mangle piñuelo
Implicaciones para su conservación

Maria Fernanda Castillo, STRI
Aug 25, 2016 - 7:00 PM


Bambi (BCI)

Lightning on Barro Colorado Island: Tree characteristics influence lightning-tree interactions
Evan Gora, University of Louisville
Aug 25, 2016 - 7:15 PM


Tupper

Mapas sin Límites
Milton J. Solano, STRI
Aug 30, 2016 - 4:00 PM


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