The 10th International Conference “WOOD SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING IN THE THIRD MILLENNIUM” 
ICWSE 2015 November 5-7, 2015
TRANSILVANIA University, Brasov, ROMANIA 


View over the city center
City Hall
County Council
The Black Church
“Piata Sfatului” Square
The Museum of History
Behind the old fortress walls
Main street
Olimpia Sport Center
Brasov green area
ETNOVEMBER Feast
Spring traditional feast
View of the Rectorate building
Conference Aula

General Information

PASSPORTS AND VISAS
Every visitor entering Romania must have a valid passport or an ID card for EU citizens. Delegates from countries requiring a visa should apply to the Romanian consular office or diplomatic mission in their country prior to departure. For details, participants should contact their local travel agents or carriers.

CURRENCY EXCHANGE
Only Romanian lei (RON) are acceptable at regular stores and restaurants. Certain foreign currencies and credit cards may be accepted at a limited number of hotels, restaurants, and souvenir shops. Lei (RON) can be purchased at foreign exchange banks (open 9:00 - 17:00, Monday through Friday) and other authorized money exchangers on presentation of your passport (app. 4,5 RON for 1 Euro).

TRAVELLER'S CHECKS AND CREDIT CARDS
Traveler's checks are not as popular in Romania as in other countries and are accepted only by banks and major hotels in principal cities. Master Card, Visa, Maestro Card are widely accepted at hotels, department stores, shops, restaurants and nightclubs.

ELECTRICAL POWER 
Romania operates on 220 volts for electrical appliances. The frequency is 50 Hz.

INSURANCE
Conference organizers are not taking responsibility for individual, medical, travel or personal insurance, and participants are advised to ensure their own insurance policies.

CLIMATE
Situated in the South-East of Transilvania, Brasov is surrounded from three directions by mountains (East, South, and West). The climate is continental- temperate. November is the last month of autumn season. The average day temperature in November is about 9 degrees Celsius in Brasov.

The Conference is supported by the International Union of Forest Research Organizations, the Forest Products Society, the Society of Wood Science and Technology and the Romanian Academy of Technical Sciences

   


            Scientific partner: Salzburg University of Applied Sciences (FHS) (http://ptfbpi2014.fh-salzburg.ac.at/). 

  

We hope to have you as guests at this special event in 2015!

TRANSILVANIA University of Brasov, Faculty of Wood Engineering
Colina Universitatii nr.1, 500068 Brasov, ROMANIA Tel/Fax : **40 268 419 581