IALE council

Chairman (2011-2015)

Xiuzhen Li 
State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research, East China Normal University, Shanghai  

email: lixz(at)

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Deputy Chair (2011-2015)

Diane Pearson 
Territory Natural Resource Management, Darwin, Australia
phone: +61 8 8999 4144, email: diane.pearson(at)

Publicity Officer

Emilio Padoa-Schioppa 
RULE - Research Unit of Landscape Ecology, University di Milano-Bicocca, Italy 
email: emilio.padoaschioppa(at)

Regional Representatives to the IALE Council

Australia: Diane Pearson
Brazil: Danilo Boscolo
China (Chair): Xiuzhen Li
Czech Republic: Ivo Machar
Denmark: Søren Bech Pilgaard Kristensen
IALE EC: Felix Kienast
Germany: Jürgen Breuste
IALE EC: Benjamin Burkhard
IALE EC: Ralf-Uwe Syrbe
Italy: Emilio Padoa Schioppa
Poland: Maciej Pietrzak
Slovakia: Maria Kozova
Ukraine: Michael Grodzynskyi
IALE EC: Thomas Edwards
Portugal: Carlos Guerra
Sweden: Bo Eknert
Europe: Veerle Vaneetvelde
Iran: Sima Fakheran
Japan: Yoshihiro Natuhara
United Kingdom: Jonathan Porter
Vietnam: Cao Huan Nguyen
South Africa: Moses Azong Cho
Argentina: Guillermo José Martínez Pastur

Notes: New members will be added after confirmed. For regional chapters that have no representatives yet, please elect one during your next regional meeting.


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