ICWSE 2019 Brasov Romania 07–09 November 2019

The 12th edition of the International Conference “Wood Science and Engineering in the Third Millennium” – ICWSE 2019 will be held in Brasov, Romania, from 07 – 09 November 2019. The deadline for submitting full article is June 30th.


World Wood Day, Japan, 21 March 2020

Next year’s World Wood Day will be held in Tokyo, Japan. The programme will again include a symposium on all aspects of wood culture, including wood identification and wood anatomy. Follow the news on http://www.worldwoodday.org

Pieter Baas, the Netherlands


IAWA Fossil Wood Symposium in Prague, Czech Republic, 12-19 September 2020

Dr. Jakub Sakala and co-workers will be convening an IAWA Fossil Wood Symposium during the XIth IOPC (International Organization of Palaeobotany Conference) held conjunctly with the XV International Palynological Congress. Jakub will also be organizing an IAWA Social Hour and supper in the famous Carthusian Monastery (1628) in Melnik, just outside Prague. This landmark building currently houses the University Wine Centre. The same venue was also the site of a very memorable IAWA Social Hour during a previous European Congress of Palaeobotany.

Pieter Baas