Activities and events

From/To Units Title Location

2021-09-27

2021-09-30

3.00.00

3.01.00

Joint Annual Meeting of the Council on Forest Engineering (COFE) and the International Symposium on Forest Mechanization (FORMEC): COFE/FORMEC 2021: Forest Engineering Family – Growing Forward from Our Roots online
Contact: Woodam Chung, Email: woodam.chung@oregonstate.edu
Contact: Karl Stampfer, Email: karl.stampfer@boku.ac.at
From/To Units Title Location

2021-08-08

2021-08-11

3.04.00

4.04.04

19th Symposium on Systems Analysis in Forest Resources (SSAFR 2021) Estes Park, Colorado, United States
Contact: José G. Borges, Email: joseborges@isa.ulisboa.pt
From/To Units Title Location

2021-06-01

3.01.02

Webinar Series Forest Roads: Regional perspectives from around the world / Forest Roads in New Zealand online
Contact: Kevin Lyons, Email: kevin.lyons@oregonstate.edu
From/To Units Title Location

2021-05-25

2021-05-28

1.00.00

3.00.00

9.00.00

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University of Belgrade – Faculty of Forestry - 100th Anniversary Congress Belgrade, Serbia
Contact: Vladan Ivetić, Email: vladan.ivetic@sfb.bg.ac.rs
From/To Units Title Location

2021-05-05

2021-05-08

1.01.11

1.03.01

3.00.00

9.04.04

International Scientific Conference "Forestry: Bridge to the Future" online and Sofia, Bulgaria
Contact: Marius Dimitrov, Email: mariusdimitrov@ltu.bg
Contact: Nasko Iliev, Email: ilevnasko@abv.bg
Contact: Yaoqi Zhang, Email: zhangy3@auburn.edu
From/To Units Title Location

2021-04-15

3.01.02

Webinar Series Forest Roads: Regional perspectives from around the world / Forest Roads in Asia online
Contact: Kevin Lyons, Email: kevin.lyons@oregonstate.edu
From/To Units Title Location

2021-02-09

2021-02-11

3.08.00

IUFRO Small Scale Forestry Conference: Keeping in touch: Exchange of Findings on Small-scale Forestry Research in Challenging Times online, Ireland
Contact: Christoph Hartebrodt, Email: Christoph.Hartebrodt@forst.bwl.de
From/To Units Title Location

2021-02-09

3.01.02

Webinar Series Forest Roads: Regional perspectives from around the world / Forest Roads in Southern Africa online
Contact: Kevin Lyons, Email: kevin.lyons@oregonstate.edu


Calendar of Meetings

Upcoming IUFRO meetings

  • POSTPONED BECAUSE OF CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK - NEW DATE IN 2022 TO BE ANNOUNCED
    2nd IUFRO Division 3 Doctoral Student Conference; Corvallis, Oregon, USA; 22-30 September 2020. Conference homepage
     
  • POSTPONED BECAUSE OF CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK - NEW DATE: 27-30 September 2021
    Joint Annual Meeting of the Council on Forest Engineering (COFE) and the International Symposium on Forest Mechanization (FORMEC); online; 27-30 September 2020. Conference homepage    
     
  • POSTPONED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK - NEW DATE: 25-28 May 2021!
    University of Belgrade – Faculty of Forestry - 100th Anniversary Congress; Belgrade, Serbia; 22-25 September 2020. Units involved: 1.00.00, 3.00.00, 9.00.00, Joint IUFRO-IFSA Task Force on Forest Education. Conference homepage             
     
  • POSTPONED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK - NEW DATE: 5-8 May 2021!
    International Scientific Conference "Forestry: Bridge to the Future";  online and Sofia, Bulgaria; 6–9 May 2020; Units involved: 1.01.11, 1.03.01, 3.00.00, 9.04.04. Conference homepage           
     
  • POSTPONED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK - NEW DATE IN SUMMER 2021 TO BE ANNOUNCED!
    International Scientific Conference on Modern Technologies and Engineering in Sustainable Forest Utilization; Krakow, Poland; 3–5 June 2020. Announcement of postponement      

Documents and references from past IUFRO meetings

Cuatro retos operacionales para escalar la restauración de paisajes en América Latina y el Caribe/ Operational Challenges to Landscape Restoration in Latin America; online; 28 October 2020, 12:00-13:45 pm EDT Washington DC (GMT-4). Units involved: 3.09.00, 3.00.00. Event homepageRegistrationAgenda SpanishAgenda English - Report           

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2019 Joint Annual Meeting of International Symposium on Forest Mechanization (FORMEC) and Council on Forest Engineering (COFE); Sopron, Hungary; 6-9 October 2019. Conference homepage

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International Scientific Conference on "Current Position and Perspectives of Forestry and Wood Technology in the 21st Century"; Zagreb, Croatia; 18-19 October 2018. Units involved: 3.00.00, 5.00.00. - Report     

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FORMEC 2018 Improved Forest Mechanisation: Mobilizing natural resources and preventing wildfires; Madrid, Spain; 24-28 September 2018. Conference homepage 

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The 41st Council on Forest Engineering Annual Meeting: Revolutionary Traditions, Innovative Industries; Williamsburg, Virginia, USA; 15-18 July 2018. Conference homepage - Advance notice - Report

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6th International Forest Engineering Conference: Quenching our thirst for new knowledge; Rotorua, New Zealand; 16–19 April 2018. Conference homepage - Flyer  

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All-Division 3 Conference; Freiburg, Germany; 19-22 September 2017. Conference homepage   
Interview with Division 3 Coordinator Woodam Chung about the work in IUFRO Division 3 and the All-Division Meeting at the IUFRO 125th Anniversary Congress: www.iufro.org/download/file/27613/6146/iufro2017-interwiew-d3_pdf/
Link to the IUFRO Blog: http://blog.iufro.org/2017/10/16/on-forest-operations-engineering-and-management/

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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   

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Precision Forestry 2017: Producing More from Less. Towards Optimising Value in the Bio-economy from Data Driven Decisions; Stellenbosch, South Africa; 27 February - 2 March 2017. Conference homepage - Facebook - Report        

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DEMO International Conference; Vancouver, BC, Canada; 19-24 September 2016; Conference homepage   

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49th International Symposium on Forestry Mechanization (FORMEC); Warsaw, Poland; 4-7 September 2016. Conference homepage

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IUFRO Division 3 Doctoral Student Conference; Corvallis, Oregon, USA; 29 August – 2 September 2016. Conference homepage - Flyer - Report   
 

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AUSTimber2016; Traralgon, Victoria, Australia; 11-16 April 2016. Conference homepage - Call for Papers  

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38th Council on Forest Engineering (COFE) Annual Meeting "Engineering Solutions for Non-industrial Private Forest Operations"; Lexington, KY, USA; 19-22 July 2015. Conference homepage

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CROJFE 2015 International Scientific Conference "Forest Engineering - Current Situation and Future Challenges"; Zagreb and Zalesina, Croatia; 18-20 March 2015. Conference homepage - Report

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5th Forest Engineering Conference together with 47th International Symposium on Forestry Mechanisation; Gerardmer, France; 23-26 September 2014. Conference homepage

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2013 Council on Forest Engineering Annual Meeting; Missoula, Montana, USA; 7-10 July 2013. Conference homepage

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Modern problems of foresty and forest management; St. Petersburg, Russia; 13-15 November 2012. Units involved: 3.00.00, 4.00.00. Conference announcement

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International IUFRO 3.03.00 Ergonomic Workshop and Excursion: Ergonomic Challenges in Future Forest and Forestry; Nagoya, Japan; 27 September - 4 October 2012. Units involved: 3.00.00, 3.03.00. Conference homepage - 1st announcement - 2nd announcement

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Tree-Stumps for Bioenergy - Harvesting Techniques and Environmental Consequences; Uppsala, Sweden; 24-26 October 2011. Conference homepage

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Forest Technologies for Mitigating Climate Change; Seoul, Republic of Korea; 4–6 October 2011. Conference homepage - Report

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Fourth Forest Engineering Conference "Innovation in Forest Engineering – Adapting to Structural Change"; White River, Mpumalanga, South Africa; 5-7 April 2011. Conference homepage - Final announcement

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COFE Annual Meeting 2009; North Lake Tahoe, United States; 15-18 June 2009. Conference homepage - Report

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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)

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IUFRO ALL-D3-Conference "Pathways to Environmentally Sound Technologies for Natural Resource Use"; June 15-20, 2008; Sapporo, Japan. Presentations - Conference homepage: http://jfes.ac.affrc.go.jp/IUFRO2008.html - Picture 1 - Picture 2 - Picture 3

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D3 2007 Mid-Term Meeting, 1 October 2007; Mount-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada (also the venue of the 3rd Forest Engineering Conference FEC supported by D3)

The D3 ’07 MTM was intended as a gathering of all Coordinators and Deputy Coordinators of research groups and working parties associated with IUFRO Division 3, Forest Operations Engineering and Management. The main purpose was to:

  • prepare our All-D3-Conference, to be held in 2008 in Sapporo, Japan,
  • plan D3 activities (subplenary and technical sessions) for the IIUFRO 2010 World Congress, to be held in Seoul, Korea,
  • review our activities of the current 2006-2010 period.

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3rd Forest Engineering Conference: Sustainable Forest Operations: The Future is now; Mont Tremblant, Canada; 1-4 October 2007. Conference homepage

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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.

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International Mountain Logging and 13th Pacific Northwest Skyline Symposium: Global Competitiveness: Implications and Sustainable Approaches for Mountain Forest Harvesting; Corvallis, Oregon, United States; 1-6 April 2007. Conference homepage


Strategy Development

IUFRO Division 3 implemented a strategy for the 2006-2010 period that aims at improving the effectiveness of research coordination and knowledge dissemination. More information can be found on a special page [link to page]