57th International Convention

   Convention Results


Presentations (PDF) (2.3MB) (Click on presenter's name to view presentation)

Complete Set of Proceedings and Papers (PDF) (27.3MB)

Addendum to Proceedings (PDF)


Award Recipients

Student Poster Winners

Distinguished Service Award Presentation (PDF)


Business Meeting (PDF)

Business Meeting Minutes (PDF)

Final Attendance Directory (PDF)


Convention Photo Gallery

  • The Technical University in Zvolen (TUZVO)  includes programs in forestry, wood sciences, ecology, and environmental and manufacturing technology
  • Pre-Convention Study Tour, Sopron, Hungary, with University of West Hungary
  • Zvolen, an important rail and road hub, boasts a large timber factory
  • The Student Poster Competition is  held at each SWST annual convention
  • Rooftops in Zvolen, population 43,000+
  • Zvolen Castle - a medieval castle in the historical center of Zvolen
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The 57th SWST International Convention was held in conjunction with:
The 7th Wood Structure and Properties Conference
The 6th European Hardwood Conference


  • Hardwood Research and Utilization
  • Forest Products Policy, Global Trade, and Value Chain Management
  • Products, Design, and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Wood Construction and Structures
  • Energy, Fuels, Chemicals
  • Sustainable Forest Management
  • Lignocellulosic Material Science
  • Poster Session
Convention Co-Hosts

Society of Wood Science and Technology

Technical University, Zvolen
Technical University, Zvolen

Hardwood Research and Utilisation in Europe

University of West Hungary

Program Flyer Program Flyer (pdf)
Poster Flyer Poster Flyer (pdf)