16 July22 July 2023: Alpine Plant Ecology, summer school on alpine plant life with Plant Science Center at ALPFOR (Alpine Research and Education Station, Furka Pass, Switzerland)

15 June15 July 2023: Field research expedition in different glacier ecosystems (Valais, Switzerland)


19 April 2023: Congratulations to Ngan Bao Tu for succesfully defending her MSc thesis in Plant Science!

16–17 February 2023: Presentations at Biology 23 conference (Geneva, Switzerland)

29 November 2022: Art–Science talk: Transcidiscplinary perspectives on glacial ecologies @DOCK Basel (Switzerland)

18–20 November 2022: different poster presentations by Nora, Ngan, Cecile and Luca at the Swiss GeoScience meeting (Lausanne, Switzerland)

19 October 2022: Simone Balestra successfully defended his thesis! Congratulations to Simone for his 110 cum laude!

21–23 September 2022: Presentation of group research activities at PLANTA International, the symposium of Plant Science MSc (Col du Lautaret, France)

28 August – 2 September 2022: Organization of the conference session 'Loss of glaciers –  socio-ecological implications' at INTECOL22 (Geneva, Switzerland)

17 – 23 July 2022: Teaching the summer school 'Alpine Plant Life' supported by the Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center at Furka Pass (Switzerland)

10 June – 25 August 2022: Research expedition in Valais glacier ecosystems (Switzerland)

7 June 2022: Inauguration of the exhibition 'the echo of glaciers' with Sara Quatela and Matteo Pavana at the Trento Film Festival (Centro Tevi, Bozen, Italy)

31 May – 3 June 2022: Organization of Facilitation and Biodiversity–Ecosystem Functioning workshop at University of Lausanne, supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation

8 May 2022: Public talk and debate 'L'agroecologia come risposta possibile per un settore agricolo più sostenibile' at ECOLARIO festival (Como, Italy)

1 March – 25 May 2022: Organizing and teaching 'Plant Ecology' in MSc Biogeosciences at University of Milan (Italy) and MSc Plant Science with University of Grenoble Alpes (France)

17 – 18 February 2022: Talk 'The consequences of glacier retreat are uneven between plant species' at Biology22 conference (Basel, Switzerland)

15 February 2022: Keynote seminar 'Unveiling plant networks and their role in biodiversity maintenance' at CYBO (Conference of Young Botanists, Free University of Bozen, Italy)

11 February 2022: Public lecture 'Mutualismo ed effetti a cascata dell'estinzione dei ghiacciai' for Darwin Day at Natural History Museum of Milan (Italy)