Activities and events

From/To Units Title Location




Eighth International Poplar Symposium online
Contact: Ron Zalesny, Email:
From/To Units Title Location




2022 13th Short Rotation Woody Crops International Conference Mills River, North Carolina, United States
Contact: Ron Zalesny, Email:

Calendar of Meetings

Meetings of interest

  • Eighth International Poplar Symposium; online; 4-6 October 2022. Details to be announced.
  • 2022 13th Short Rotation Woody Crops International Conference; Mills River, North Carolina, USA; 2-4 May 2022. Conference homepage - Call for Abstracts  

Past meetings

The Poplar and Willow Genetics Working Party, 2.08.04 arranges for the International Poplar Symposium (IPS) every four years for the presentation and discussion of the most recent and important scientific findings in Populus and Salix genetics, molecular biology, physiology, ecology, etc.  

  • Seventh International Poplar Symposium - New Bioeconomies: Exploring the Potential Role of Salicaceae; Buenos Aires, Argentina; 28 October - 4 November 2018. Conference homepage - Conference announcement  
  • 15th International Phytotechnology Conference; Novi Sad, Serbia; 1-5 October 2018. Units involved: 2.08.04, 2.00.00. Conference homepage
  • WOODY CROPS 2018 - International Short Rotation Woody Crops Conference; Rhinelander, Wisconsin, USA; 23-25 July 2018. Units involved: 1.03.00, 2.08.04. 1st announcement           
  • Sixth International Poplar Symposium (IPS-VI); Vancouver, British Columbia (B.C.), Canada; 20-28 July 2014. Website - Presentations - News item - Photo gallery - Report

Other meetings