19.10.2020 - 19.10.2020

Biodiversity and woody biomass: The benefits of a bio-based economy to biodiversity and sustainable forest management

Webinar with moderated panel debate and audience Q&A The European Commission’s ambition to become the first climate neutral continent by 2050 and achieve a 55% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 is center to a number of policy initiatives, which are also critical to the biomass and bioenergy industry. After adopting a new Biodiversity […]

16.10.2020 - 17.10.2020

International Symposium Forest and Sustainable Development 2020

Location: Brașov, Romania SCOPE The aim of the symposium is to foster the exchange of ideas between scientists from different disciplines of forest sciences, to present the latest advances and stimulate future research on forestry and related fields. To accomplish this aim, the plenary talks and the thematic sessions will cover a wide range of topics. […]

6.10.2020 - 9.10.2020

IUFRO Symposium: Socio-economic and socio-ecological value added of non-wood forest products, forestry and the timber processing industry

Location: Bolzano, Italy Value chains usually consider the economic value added, which a sector or a product attains due to its productive performance for a region. The perspective of the social or ecological value added often lacks behind. In terms of climate change and sustainability principles, the IUFRO Symposium thus seeks to put its focus on […]

30.09.2020 - 30.09.2020

EU Forest-Based Industries for a sustainable future

Location: Renaissance Hotel, Brussels or via Live streaming The event is co-organised by the Wood Be Better network and the Confederation of European Paper Industries (Cepi). The event on 30 September consists of two seminars: Part 1 (hosted by Wood Be Better) – 09.00-10.30 CET EU Forest Strategy post 2020 – what should it achieve, […]

29.09.2020 - 30.09.2020

Raw Materials Summit 2020

The Raw Materials Summit, the flagship event organised by the EIT RawMaterials, will take place on 29-30 September, ONLINE. The summit will gather experts from Europe and the rest of the world to discuss Innovation and new Technologies covering the entire raw materials value chain. Most relevant topics in the raw materials sector will be […]

27.09.2020 - 29.09.2020

NEW DATE – IUFRO Conference: Pathways of forest bioeconomy – past, present and future

Location: Asikkala, Finland Due to coronavirus pandemic in Europe, the conference has been postponed from 10-12 May to 27-29 September, 2020. The connection between the International Union of Forest Research Organisations (IUFRO) conference and the Scandinavian Society of Forest Economics (SSFE) Meeting is maintained, and the programme of the week remains the same (IUFRO: Sunday-Tuesday […]

22.09.2020 - 24.09.2020

[Virtual event] – European Research & Innovation Days

Let’s shape the future together European Research and Innovation Days is the European Commission’s annual flagship event, bringing together policymakers, researchers, entrepreneurs and citizens to debate and shape the future of research and innovation in Europe and beyond. This year’s format will provide an opportunity to connect, take stock of research and innovation achievements in […]

21.09.2020 - 25.09.2020

Forest Science for Future Forests – Forest Genetic Monitoring and Biodiversity in Changing Environments

Location: Ljubljana, SloveniaThe conference will be streamed live via Zoom platform Organised by LIFEGENMON, the conference will feature a wide range of talks, discussions and networking opportunities with experts in the field of forest genetics and forest adaptation to climate change. Scientists and stakeholders from around Europe are welcome to submit abstracts for oral and […]

21.09.2020 - 23.09.2020

NEW DATE – TEUFOR2020: Modern Technologies and Engineering in Sustainable Forest Utilization

Location: Kraków, Poland The main aim of the Conference is to present and discuss current scientific and practical achievements in the field of forest utilization based on forest technique and engineering development in terms of permanent and sustainable forest management. Exchanging current scientific attainments and practical applications between scientific centres of many countries in Europe and […]

10.09.2020 - 10.09.2020

World BioEconomy Forum 2020

The third World BioEconomy Forum (WCBEF) will be streamed live from Ruka, Finland. The event gathers together major stakeholders of the circular bioeconomy from all over the world for panel discussions and presentations on current topics regarding the present and the future of the industry. The full programme will consist of four dedicated sessions: Regulators […]