16 – 19 April 2018, Forest Engineering Conference FEC, Rotorua, New Zealand

The 6th International Forest Engineering Conference (FEC) takes place in Rotorua, New Zealand, bringing together researchers and practitioners. It includes workshops, technical sessions and a field trip and show-cases local forest and equpment developments.

TECH4EFFECT will show a strong presence at this important meeting:

  • Thursday 19th April, 10:40 Session 4B – Vision and trends Diana Tuomasjukka (EFI) talks about ‘Opportunities and challenges towards a forest-based bio-economy in the EU: what are the environmental and socio-economic impacts of increased biomass harvesting at EU level?’
  • CNR-IVALSA presents our TECH4EFFECT project poster which will be displayed during the whole meeting
  • Meet also Karl Stampfer (BOKU) in Session 1A talking about steep terrain harvesting,  Raffaele Spinelli  (CNR-IVALSA) in Session 2A on productivity benchmarking in grapple yarding and Johanna Routa (LUKE) in Session 3A on dry matter losses.

For details check out the conference website: http://www.foresteng.canterbury.ac.nz/FEC2018.shtml or have a look at the final program.

21-25 February 2017, Progetto Fuoco, Verona, Italy

Partner CONAIBO participates in PROGETTO FUOCO, a trade fair focused on wood-fire heating that will take place in Verona from 21 to 25 February.

Pick up some project flyers, also in Italian and find out what we can do for you!

7 December 2017, BBI JU Stakeholder forum, Brussels, Belgium

The BBI JU Stakeholder forum in Brussels is a one-day event to bring together stakeholders from the bioeconomy and present all 65 ongoing BBI JU projects, including TECH4EFFECT. Register to meet our coordinator Rasmus Astrup (NIBIO):

https://stakeholderforum.bbi.europa.eu/

The program incluedes plenary sessions with keynote speeches, but also thematic breakout sessions on the following topics:

  • The role of the primary sector in building bio-based industries
  • Industrial innovation – defining the direction for science-based innovation
  • The value for Europe’s citizens – aligning economic & societal expectations & needs
  • New markets, new sectors, new products

Have a look at the full programme!

Stakeholder feedback collected during this event will help to shape BBI JU’s future role in the bioeconomy!

2-3 November 2017, Skogforum, Norway

Annual gathering of foresters in Norway, organised by Norskog. Read more

28-29 October 2017, Forestalia, Piacenza, Italy

The Italian agroforestry show Forestalia 2017 takes place in Piacenza, Italy. Read more

12-13 October 2017, SIMWOOD Final Conference, Paris, France

The final conference of SIMWOOD – Solutions for Wood Mobilisation in Europe will take place in Paris from 12-13 October 2017.  Read more

25-29 September 2017, FORMEC, Brasov, Romania

The 50th Anniversary meeting of FORMEC takes place in Brasov (Romania), 25-29.09.2017.
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18-22 September 2017, IUFOR 125th Anniversary Congress, Freiburg, Germany

125th Anniversary Congress of IUFOR takes place in Freiburg (Germany), 18-22.09.2016

15-17 September 2017 Boster – Bosco e Territorio, Paluzza, Italy

Boster combines  Bosco (forest) and Territorio (territory). It is the biggest Italian outdoor international event focused on the enhancement of forest resources and the sustainable management of the mountain territory.

This year Boster North East takes place in Carnia Loc. Lakes of Timau, Paluzza (UD) 15 to 17 September. Meet partner CoNaIBo to pick up our flyers in Italian and check the poster for details!

http://www.fieraboster.it

19-21 June 2017 EuroCoppice Final Conference, Limoges, France

The Final Conference of the COST action EuroCoppice takes place in Limoges (France), 19-21.06. 2017
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