September 30, 2022

Fire Ecology across Boundaries: Connecting Science and Management

The Association for Fire Ecology (AFE) and Pau Costa Foundation (PCF) are partnering with Regione Toscana and University of Florence to host a hybrid conference in Florence (Italy) and online for diverse stakeholders involved in wildfire management. This conference will be a meeting point for international wildfire and landscape managers, scientists, policy makers, communicators and other representatives […]

September 21, 2022

EFI Mediterranean Forum 2022

The first edition of the EFI Mediterranean Network Forum renews collaboration and invites new participation in EFIMED’s network connecting forest researchers, policymakers, and practitioners across the Mediterranean. The 2022 Network Forum sees the launch of the Mediterranean Forest Research Agenda – MFRA 2030, which aims to be a key point of reference for further action over the next […]

September 14, 2022

EU Bioeconomy Conference 2022

The high-level conference ‘The Bioeconomy – Enabling the European Green Deal in Challenging Times’ will take place on 6 and 7 October in the Charlemagne building in Brussels. In addition, all sessions will also be live-streamed to allow everyone to get involved from anywhere. They  will present the findings of the EU Bioeconomy Strategy Progress Report, […]

Forestry Speed Dating: High-performance wooden building materials

Wood construction is seen as a prominent solution to reduce and reverse climate change as it is a way to capture and store carbon emissions long-term. But wood construction also faces many challenges. During the second event of the second Forestry Speed Dating series, two companies will show their sustainable innovations for high-performance wooden building […]

September 13, 2022

European Research and Innovation Days 2022

European Research and Innovation Days is the European Commission’s annual flagship Research and Innovation event, bringing together policymakers, researchers, entrepreneurs and the public to debate and shape the future of research and innovation in Europe and beyond. The event will take place online on 28 and 29 September 2022, allowing everyone to get involved from anywhere.

May 10, 2022

CBE JU Info Day and networking event

The very first CBE JU Info Day and networking event (7 June, 9.00 to 18.00 CEST) will feature speakers from the CBE JU Programme Office, BIC and the European Commission who will present the new partnership, its Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda, as well as the call topics and how to apply for the call. The info […]

May 9, 2022

ROSEWOOD 4.0 – FOSTERING INNOVATION TOWARDS A MORE SUSTAINABLE FOREST SECTOR IN EUROPE

On 14-15 June 2022 the H2020 ROSEWOOD4.0 project will hold its final event in Barcelona, Spain (hosted in a hybrid format). The event is co-organised by the European Forest Institute (EFI) and Steinbeis Europe Zentrum (SEZ) and will consist of 3 sessions with innovation towards a more sustainable forestry sector in Europe as the cornerstone. Attendees will […]

May 2, 2022

WoodRise 2022

From 6 to 9 September 2022, Slovenia will host the most renowned globally hosted event in the field of taller wooden buildings that draws over 1000 participants from all the fields of the built environment as well as policymakers and standardisation entities. The 2022 congress is also taking place under the honorary patronage of the President of the […]

April 26, 2022

Sustainable Carbon Cycles:  What role for forests?

The Wood Be Better network invites to a hybrid event on 1st June 2022 from 10.30 to 12.00 CEST (Renaissance Brussels Hotel or online). In December 2021, the European Commission adopted a Communication on Sustainable Carbon Cycles. It sets out an action plan on how to develop sustainable solutions to increase carbon removals. The Communication includes several […]

April 21, 2022

XV World Forestry Congress

The XV World Forestry Congress (2-6 May 2022) will provide a crucial opportunity for the global forestry community to consider the state and future of world forestry, particularly in the context of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic while striving to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  The Congress will showcase the essential role of forests […]