Renewable Materials and the Bio-Economy: SWST 2015 International Convention

June 7-12, 2015

Our moderators and workshop instructors hail from all over the globe, as do our speakers (light colored countries in the figure). Our sessions are summarized below.

  • Biomass chemistry for a greener environment
  • Design for environment: use of renewable materials
  • Wood-based green fuels and chemicals
  • Biomass energy: innovations, economic realities, and public perception
  • Nano to macro scale wooden composites
  • Timber physics from 1 µm to 10 m
  • Novel techniques for a new era of wood construction
  • Wood quality and improvement
  • Fiber properties chain: from cell wall to end products
  • Treatments and durability
  • Remember to prepare yourself for the nature and grandeur of the great American West
  • Early-stage researcher day
  • Mini-workshops, publishing in: Wood & Fiber Science & BioProducts Business
  • Poster session and student poster competition
  • Forest Products and Communities

Remember to prepare yourself for the nature and grandeur of the great American West!!

Save money by taking advantage of early bird registration – deadline is March 1!