Activities and events

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All-Division 7 conference online and Lisbon, Portugal
Contact: Manuela Branco, Email:
Contact: José Carlos Franco, Email:
Contact: Eckehard Brockerhoff, Email:
Contact: Tod Ramsfield, Email:
Contact: Maartje Klapwijk, Email:

Calendar of Meetings

Division 7 Awards

Complementary to IUFRO's general system of honours and awards, IUFRO Division 7 has created special awards recognizing outstanding achievements of officeholders in research fields of their respective Divisions.

Upcoming IUFRO meetings

All-Division 7 conference; online and Lisbon, Portugal; 6-9 September 2022. Conference homepage - 1st announcement - 2nd announcement  

Past IUFRO Meetings

  • Mixed species forests: Risks, Resilience and Management (cancelled due to COVID-19 outbreak) ; Lund, Sweden; 25-27 March 2020. Units involved: 1.01.06, 1.01.10, 1.09.00, 7.03.00, 8.02.01. Conference homepage - 1st announcement - 2nd announcement    
    see Book of Abstracts on Publications page
  • Scientific workshop on "Vulnerability and Risk Management in Planted Forests"; Bordeaux, France; 16-18 May 2013. IUFRO Units involved: 7.00.00, 7.03.00, 8.00.00. Conference homepage
  • IUFRO Forest Entomology – Forest Pathology Joint Meeting; Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay; 8-11 November 2011. Units involved: 7.02.00, 7.03.00. Conference homepage - Conference announcement
  • International Forest Biosecurity Conference; Rotorua, New Zealand; 16-20 March 2009. Conference flyer - Conference homepage
  • Recent Advances in Forest Insect Science; Pretoria, South Africa; 30 June - 5 July 2008. Report - Photo Album
  • Symposium on "Entomological Research in Mediterranean Forest Ecosystems" - MedInsect; Estoril, Portugal, 5-9 May 2008. Meeting report

Meetings of interest

  • 7–10 April 2015, 64th Entomological Society of New Zealand Conference, Orakei Bay, Auckland

  • 24-27 August, 2015, The XVII International Plant Protection Congress (IPPC), Berlin, Germany.  Contact ippc(at)

  • 7-11 September 2015, XIV World Forestry Congress, Durban, South Africa.  Contact: WFC-XIV-Info(at)

  • 8-11 November, 2015, Joint Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of Canada and the Entomological Society of Quebec, Montreal, Canada.

  • 14-18 November, 2015, Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

  • 31 May – 3 June, 2016, Washington, DC (USA) - Sixth North American Forest Insect Work Conference to be held in Washington D.C. from May. "Toward Healthy Forests: Leadership, Vision, and Action" Contact Scott Salom (salom(at) - Chair; Bob Rabaglia (brabaglia(at) and Kier Klepzig (kklepzig(at), Kier Klepzig - Chair; Don Duerr (dduerr(at), Nadir Erbilgin (erbilgin(at), and Dan Herms (herms.2(at)

  • September, 2016, Luxemburg, NEOBIOTA 2016 – 9th International Conference on Biological Invasions.

  • 56th Annual Southern Forest Insect Work Conference; Charleston, South Carolina USA; 22-25 July 2014. Conference homepage

  • Third International Elm Conference: "The elms after 100 years of Dutch elm disease"; Florence, Italy; 9-11 October 2013. Conference homepage

  • 2011 North American Forest Insect Work Conference; Portland, Oregon; 9-12 May 2011. Conference homepage

  • 58th Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America; San Diego, California, USA; 12-15 December 2010. Conference homepage

  • Biological Control for the Protection of Native Ecosystems; Northampton, MA, United States; 3-7 October 2010. Conference homepage