The meeting followed the international nature film festival "Stambecco d'Oro" (August 25th - September 1st, 2001) organized in Cogne by Ente Progetto Natura and by the University of Pavia every two years.
Due to its scientific importance, the XVIII IBAC meeting has obtained the Patronage of the Presidency of the Italian Republic and of the Council of Europe.
Gianni Pavan, chairman
of IBAC, IUAV-Venezia & Centro Interdisciplinare di Bioacustica e
The meeting was supported by Ente Progetto Natura, by Centro Studi Cetacei, and by the Marine Mammal Biology Program of the Office of Naval Research (ONR-USA) with the valuable cooperatioon of Comune di Cogne, APT Cogne, Regione Valle d'Aosta, Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia (IUAV), NAUTA rcs, Cetacean Research Technology.
Photographic gallery (...it will be online soon...)
University of Pavia home page
CIBRA home page
IBAC home page
Centro Studi Cetacei and the Italian Stranding Network