Activities and events

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Forest Establishment and Early Growth Dynamics: Re-invigorating planted forest establishment research; Rotorua Rotorua, New Zealand
Contact: Charles Nock, Email:
Contact: Carol Rolando, Email:
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2024 Short Rotation Woody Crops International Conference - The Future is Green: Integrating Short Rotation Woody Crops (SRWC), Agroforestry, and Ecosystem Services for Sustainable, Productive Landscapes Columbia, MO, United States
Contact: Ron Zalesny, Email:
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IUFRO Latin American Conference - Sustainable Landscape Management – the role of forests, trees, agroforestry and their interactions with agriculture online and Curitiba, Brazil
Contact: Erich Gomes Schaitza, Email:
Contact: Yeda Maria Malheiros de Oliveira, Email:
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Uneven-aged silviculture: insights into forest adaptation in times of global change Brno, Czech Republic
Contact: Tomáš Vrška, Email:
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Webinar: Agroforestry systems in the world: differences and similarities online
Contact: Swoyambhu Man Amatya, Email:
Contact: Ana Cristina Gonçalves, Email:
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Congresso Plantações Florestais Piracicaba - SP, Brazil
Contact: Mauro Schumacher, Email:
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Webinar Series "Pine Silviculture: International Success Factors": Pinus patula plantations in Africa: an overview online
Contact: Teresa de Jesus Fidalgo Fonseca, Email:
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Symposium on Complex Forest Structures online and Madrid, Spain
Contact: Andrés Bravo-Oviedo, Email:
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NAU-IES-IUFRO Conference on "Tree Based Diversified Land-Use System: Augmenting Livelihood Security and Industrial Growth" Navsari, Gujarat, India
Contact: Swoyambhu Man Amatya, Email:
Contact: Sanjeev Chauhan, Email:
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All-Division 1 & 4 Online Discussion Conference: Close-To-Nature Silviculture: Experiments and Modelling for Forestry Practice online
Contact: Jens Peter Skovsgaard, Email:
Contact: Donald Hodges, Email: dhodges2(at)

Calendar of Meetings

Upcoming IUFRO meetings

  • IUFRO Latin American Conference - Sustainable Landscape Management – the role of forests, trees, agroforestry and their interactions with agriculture; online and Curitiba, Brazil; 17-19 October 2023. Units involved: 1.00.00, 9.00.00. Conference homepage - 1st announcement 

Past IUFRO meetings

  • All-Division 1 & 4 Online Discussion Conference: Close-To-Nature Silviculture: Experiments and Modelling for Forestry Practice; online, 7-9 February 2023. Units involved: 1.00.00, 4.00.00 and all Research Groups and Working Parties. Poster - Flyer - 2nd Call - Programme - Report 
  • IUFRO All-Division 1 Online Discussion Conference: Scaling-Up from Tree- and Stand-Level Research to Sustainable Silviculture at Forest- and Landscape-Level; online; 16-18 November 2021. Flyer - Program - Report

  • All-Division 1 Meeting for Officeholders; online; 23 February 2021, 02:00-04:00 pm Central European Time. Programme - Report 
  • "Climate Change and New Challenges in the Production of High Quality and Well Adapted Forest Reproductive Material" on the occasion of the 60th Anniversary of Forest Seed Science and Technology in Croatia;  Jastrebarsko, Croatia; 3-4 December 2019. Units involved: 1.00.00, 1.01.03, 2.00.00. Conference homepage       
  • Forests in Science, Practice and Education - Conference on the centenary of the Faculty of Forestry, Warsaw University of Life Sciences – SGGW; Warsaw, Poland; 16-22 June 2019. Conference homepage - Report 1 - Report 2  
  • 4th World Congress on Agroforestry "Agroforestry: Strengthening links between science, society and policy"; Montpellier, France; 20-22 May 2019. Units involved: 1.00.00, 1.04.00. Conference homepageReport    
  • International Symposium on Sustainable Forest Management in the Context of Global Change (ISSFM-CGC); Harbin, China; 1-3 August 2017. Units involved: 8.00.00, 1.00.00, 1.06.00. 1st announcement - symposium flyer - Report
  • 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 
  • International  Conference "Forestry: Bridge to the Future"; Sofia, Bulgaria; 6-9 May 2015. Units involved: 1.00.00, 4.00.00. Conference homepage - Report
  • 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
  • Fagus 2010: Is There Future for Beech - Changes, Impacts and Answers; Varaždin, Croatia and Zala County, Hungary; 27-29 October 2010. Conference homepage - 1st announcement - 2nd announcement - 3rd announcement - Abstract form - List of Papers and Posters
  • 1er Congreso Internacional Agroforestal Patagónico; Coyhaique, Chile; 27-29 October 2010. Conference homepage - 1st Call - Primer Llamado
  • 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
  • People, Forests and the Environment: Coexisting in Harmony; Casablanca, Morocco; 25-27 May 2010. Units involved: 4.02.01, 8.00.00, 7.01.00, 1.00.00.
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  • 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 announcement – Second announcement
  • 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 homepage - 3rd announcementConference report (draft)
  • Second International Symposium on Multi-Strata Agroforestry Systems with Perennial Crops "Making ecosystem services count for farmers, consumers and the environment"; Turrialba, Costa Rica; 17–21 September 2007. 3rd Announcement - Registration Form
  • International Plantation Certification Symposium 2007 "Impact of Certification on Plantation Forestry"; Stellenbosch, South Africa; 18–21 September 2007. 2nd Announcement and Call for Papers - 3rd Announcement (incl. Registration Form and Provisional Program)
  • IUFRO Interdivisional Conference on Forest Landscape Restoration; Seoul, South Korea; 14-19 May 2007, Units involved: 1.00.00, 6.00.00, 8.00.00.