World Congress 2024

XXVI IUFRO World Congress 2024
Stockholm, Sweden; 23-29 June 2024


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Congress Scientific Committee Chair: Elena Paoletti
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Congress Organizing Committee Chair: Fredrik Ingemarson

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Call for Session Proposals

The Congress Scientific Committee invites submission of session proposals for the 2024 IUFRO World Congress. In line with the spirit of the Congress title – Forest and Society towards 2050 ‐ the Congress Scientific Committee is developing a program that will highlight the forest contributions to the UN 2030 Agenda and its sustainable development goals. The Congress program will reflect the forest science community’s diverse contributions across the full range of natural and social science disciplines, with special emphasis on the themes and subthemes available at the Congress website

Deadline for submission of Session Proposals: 13 October 2022
Detailed information:

Key Dates

15 June 2022
13 October 2022
17 January 2023

Call for Session Proposals
Deadline for the submission of Session Proposals
Decision advised on Session Proposals

1 February 2023
2 June 2023

Call for abstracts
Deadline for the submission of abstracts

2 June 2023
30 October 2023
15 January 2024

Opening of online registration
Authors advised of decisions on their abstracts
Registration deadline for early-bird registrations and presenting authors

30 April 2024
23 June 2024

Final program available
Congress begins


Members of the Congress Scientific Committee


Elena Paoletti (Chair, Italy)


Teresa Fonseca (Division 1, Portugal)
Marjana Westergren (Division 2, Slovenia)
Ola Lindroos (Division 3, Sweden)
Donald Hodges (Division 4, USA)
Pekka Saranpää (Division 5, Finlandi)
Ellyn Damayanti (Division 6, Indonesia)
Maartje Klapwijk (Division 7, Sweden)
Alexia Stokes (Division 8, France)
Monica Gabay (Division 9, Argentina)
Daniela Kleinschmit (Vice-President Divisions, Germany)
Shirong Liu (Vice‐President Task Forces, China) 
Wubalem Tadesse (President's Nominee for Africa, Ethiopia)
Erich Schaitza (President' Nominee for Sourh America, Brazil)
Björn Hånell (Representative of the Congress Organizing Committee, Sweden)
John Kimber (International Forestry Students' Association, Chile)

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