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E-mail:  office@formec.ro

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In the context of the Paris COP21 agreement that calls for a more environmental friendly and climate-resilient economy, Transilvania University of Braşov - Faculty of Silviculture and Forest Engineering is proud to host the Jubilee Edition of the International Symposium on Forestry Mechanization (FORMEC) between 25th and 29th September 2017, in Braşov (Romania).

The motto of the conference is:
“Innovating the competitive edge: from research to impact in the forest value chain”
The 50th FORMEC anniversary will bring together leading researchers, practitioners and high level officials from countries worldwide to share state-of-the-art knowledge and debate the most critical issues on how innovation should enhance sustainable wood mobilization and forest value chain competitiveness. 

THEMATIC SESSIONS

The conference will address key topics, such as timber logging and transport, forest road engineering, use of biomass for bioenergy, ergonomics and work safety of forest operations and other wood supply chain challenges.
The meeting consists of two days of technical sessions on new developments in forest engineering, followed by one day field trip in the Romanian forests to watch traditional and innovative harvesting technology at work.

FEES

More details about registration and fees at https://www.formec.ro/

DEADLINES

15/01/2017 - Abstract Submission Start
31/01/2017 - Abstract Submission Deadline
17/02/2017 - Abstract Author Notification
30/06/2017 - Submission Deadline for Papers to be published in Special Issues (details TBA)
31/07/2017 - Submission Deadline for all other Papers (e.g. Proceedings)
31/07/2017 - Registration Deadline for Authors of oral and poster presentations
15/01/2017 - 31/05/2017 - Early Bird Registration
01/06/2017 - 31/08/2017 - Standard Registration