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2nd North American Mensurationists Conference Portland, Oregon, United States
Contact: Bogdan Strimbu, Email:
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10th International Symposium Forest and Sustainable Development Brasov, Romania
Contact: Bogdan Strimbu, Email:
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Webinar Series "Forest Mensuration and Modelling Chats": Growth and yield modeling of fast-grown intensively-managed forest plantations in Chile: A long term collaborative research effort online
Contact: Bianca Eskelson, Email:
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and Working Parties
Managerial forest economics and accounting as a base for decision making in a changing world Hamburg, Germany
Contact: Lydia Rosenkranz, Email:
Contact: Lidija Zadnik-Stirn, Email:
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ForestSAT2020 - Last Call for Forests! Berlin, Germany
Contact: Piotr Wężyk, Email:,
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Webinar: Pago por servicios ambientales: el caso de Costa Rica online
Contact: Virginia Morales Olmos, Email:
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19th Symposium on Systems Analysis in Forest Resources (SSAFR 2021) Estes Park, Colorado, United States
Contact: José G. Borges, Email:
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Webinar Series "Forest Mensuration and Modelling Chats": Modelling growth of natural forests with scarce data: challenges and a proposal online
Contact: Bianca Eskelson, Email:
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Socio-Ecological Conflicts in Forest Management: Risks of (Not) Adapting? Nancy, France
Contact: Rasoul Yousefpour, Email:
Contact: Marielle Brunette, Email:
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Webinar Series "Forest Mensuration and Modelling Chats": Building your single-tree simulator in R with SiTree online
Contact: Bianca Eskelson, Email:
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Fellowship Application/Proposal Writing Workshop - Pre-Congress Event at the XV World Forestry Congress Seoul, South Korea
Contact: Sheila Ward, Email:
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Webinar Series "Forest Mensuration and Modelling Chats": Forest carbon modelling: challenges and examples from Canada online
Contact: Bianca Eskelson, Email:
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Webinar Series "Forest Mensuration and Modelling Chats": Resilient and resistant urban forests: Adventures in statistical modeling of forest structure and response to disturbance online
Contact: Bianca Eskelson, Email:
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Webinar: Our favorite parts of the book - previously unpublished material, new research ideas, and things learned during writing online
Contact: Bianca Eskelson, Email:

Calendar of Meetings

Meetings of Interest

Past IUFRO meetings

  • A century of national forest inventories – informing past, present and future decisions; Oslo, Norway; 19–23 May 2019. Conference homepage - 1st announcement         
  • New Frontiers in Forecasting Forests 2018; Stellenbosch, South Africa; 25-27 September 2018. IUFRO Units involved: 4.00.00, 4.01.00, 4.03.00, 5.01.04. Conference homepage      
  • All-Division 4 Conference; Freiburg, Germany; 19-22 September 2017. Conference homepage 
    Interview with Division 4 Coordinator Jean-Luc Peyron about the work in IUFRO Division 4 and the All-Division Meeting at the IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress:
    Link to the IUFRO Blog:
    Watch this interview with Jean-Luc Peyron:
  • II International Conference "Forests of Russia: Policy, Industry, Science and Education"; St. Petersburg, Russia; 24-26 May 2017. IUFRO Units involved: 1.00.00, 3.00.00, 4.00.00. Conference homepage - 1st announcement       
  • ForestSAT 2016: a bridge between forest sciences, remote sensing and geo-spatial applications; Santiago, Chile; 14-18 November 2016. Conference homepage    
  • FORCOM/SFEM/2016 - Sustainable Forest Management in a rapidly changing world: Philosophy and Technology for forest resource management; Tsu-City, Japan; 30 August - 2 September 2016. Conference homepage     
  • Fourth International Conference on Forest Measurements and Quantitative Methods and Management; Blacksburg, Virginia, USA; 11-14 October 2015. Conference homepage - Report  
  • SilviLaser 2015 - 14th conference on Lidar Applications for Assessing and Managing Forest Ecosystems; La Grande Motte, France; 28-30 September 2015. IUFRO Units involved: 4.00.00, 8.01.02. Conference homepage
  • 16th Symposium for Systems Analysis in Forest Resources (SSAFR); Uppsala, Sweden; 19-21 August 2015. IUFRO Units involved: 3.04.00, 4.00.00, 4.04.04, 9.02.00. Conference homepage - Report  
  • International  Conference "Forestry: Bridge to the Future"; Sofia, Bulgaria; 6-9 May 2015. Units involved: 1.00.00, 4.00.00. Conference homepage - Report
  • ForestSAT2014: a bridge between forest sciences, remote sensing and geo-spatial applications; Riva del Garda, Italy; 4-7 November 2014. Conference homepage
  • Nordic Workshop: The forest sector in the biobased economy – perspectives from policy and economic sciences; Uppsala, Sweden; 28-29 August 2013. Units involved: 4.00.00, 9.00.00. 2nd Call for abstracts - Additional information - Registration Form - Programme
  • Seminar, Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services from Planted Forests, at the Third International Congress on Planted Forests, Lisbon, 21-22 May 2013. Units involved: TF on Biodiversity and Ecosystems, 4.00.00, 7.00.00, 8.00.00, 9.00.00. Seminar Programme - Report  - Summary Report on ICPF
  • COST Action FP0804 Decision support systems for Sustainable Forest Management: FORSYS 2013 Conference; Umeå, Sweden, 24-26 April 2013. Units involved: 4.00.00, 4.04.04. Conference homepage - Report/Scientific Summary
  • Modern problems of foresty and forest management; St. Petersburg, Russia; 13-15 November 2012. Units involved: 3.00.00, 4.00.00. Conference announcement
  • Forestry Science and Practice for the Purpose of Sustainable Development of Forestry - 20 Years of the Faculty of Forestry in Banja Luka; Banja Luka, Republic of Srpska/B&H; 1-4 November 2012. Conference homepage - Report
  • Forests in the Future - Sustainable Use, Risks And Challenges; Belgrade, Serbia; 4-6 October 2012. Conference homepage - 1st announcement - 3rd announcement - Programme - Report
  • SilviLaser 2012 - 12th International Conference on LiDAR Applications for Assessing Forest Ecosystems; Vancouver, Canada; 16-19 September 2012. Units involved: 4.00.00, 4.01.00, 4.03.00. Conference homepage
  • Renewable Wood and Plant Resources: innovative development in the forestry sector”; Saint Petersburg, Russia; 6-8 June 2012. Units involved: 1.00.00, 4.00.00, 5.00.00. Conference homepage
  • COST FP0603 Final meeting: Forest Models for Research and Decision Support in Sustainable Forest Management; Pierroton, Bordeaux, France; 1-2 March 2012. Conference homepage
  • International Conference on Multipurpose Forest Management under Changing Conditions; 23-25 November 2011; Nanning, Guangxi, China. Units involved: 4.00.00, 9.04.01, 9.04.02. Conference announcement - Registration form - Report
  • Ecosystem Design for Multiple Services – with an emphasis on Eurasian Boreal Forests; St. Petersburg, Russia; 9-11 November 2011. Conference homepage - 1st Announcement - 2nd Announcement - 3rd Announcement - Programme
  • MEDPINE 4: 4th International Conference on Mediterranean Pines; Avignon, France; 6-10 June 2011. Units involved: 1.01.10, 2.02.13, 4.00.00, 8.00.00, 8.03.05. Conference homepage - 2nd announcement - Scientific report - Pictures: Scientific study tour - Canopy
  • Mixed and Pure Forests in a Changing World 2010; Vila Real, Portugal; 6-8 October 2010. Units involved: 1.00.00, 4.00.00, 7.01.00. Conference homepage
  • Final EFORWOOD Conference: Shape your sustainability tools; Uppsala, Sweden; 23-24 September 2009. Conference homepage
  • International conference on multipurpose forest management; Niigata, Japan; 20-25 September 2009. Conference homepage
  • Spruce in the context of global change: Ecology, silviculture, forest products, management risks and conservation practices; Halmstad, Sweden; 31 August - 3 September 2009. Units involved: 1.00.00, 1.01.08, 4.00.00, 8.00.00. Conference homepage - First announcementSecond announcement
  • Extending forest inventory and monitoring, over space and time; Quebec City, Canada, 19-22 May 2009. Units involved: 4.00.00, 4.01.00, 4.02.00, 4.02.05, 4.03.00. Conference homepage
  • Forest, Wildlife and Wood Sciences for Society Development; Prague, Czech Republic; 16-18 April 2009. Conference homepage
  • Conference on "Adaptation of Forests and Forest Management to Climate Change with Emphasis on Forest Health – Review of Science, Policies, and Practices"; Umeå, Sweden; 25–28 August 2008. Conference website - 3rd announcementConference report (draft)
  • Old Forests – New Management; Hobart, Australia; 17-21 February 2008. Units involved: 1.05.00, 4.00.00, 8.01.01. Conference homepage
  • Ecosystems Goods and Services from Planted Forests; Bilbao, Spain; 3-7 October 2007. 2nd Announcement
  • International Scientific Conference: "Forest Growth and Timber Quality: Crown Models and Simulation Methods for Sustainable Forest Management"; Portland, Oregon, United States; 7-10 August 2007. Units involved: 3.00.00, 4.00.00, 5.00.00, 5.12.00, 4.01.05.
  • Managing Forest Ecosystems: The Challenges of Climate Change; Valladolid, Spain; 3-7 April 2006. Meeting Report/Press Release - Nota Prensa