For Presenters: Call for Abstracts

SWST Call for Abstracts

Deadline September 30, 2015

Key Features

  • Key Note about Brazilian and South Ameican Forest Products Industry
  • One full day touring sustainable wood structure and wood culture around Curitiba city
  • Joint session on Sustainable Wood Structure with EBRAMEM (Encontro Basileiro em Madeiras e em Estruturas de Madeira), hosted by the Brazilian Institute of Wood and Wood Structures (IBRAMEM)
  • 2nd Wood Expo and Construction (hosted by APRE, Paraná State's Association of Forest-Based Enterprises) showcasing the functionality o, sustainability, and beauty of wood (March 9-11)

Early Researchers

Half day dedicated to early stage reserachers (students and recent graduates). You can present your research and participate in the poster session. Students can participate in student poster competition.


  • Sustainable Wood Construction: Challenges and Lessons Learned
  • Bio-Composites
  • Lignocellulosic Material Science and Properties: Innovation, Durability, and Quality
  • Biomass and Bioenergy: Technology, Economics, Environmental, and Social Assessment
  • Forest Product Utilization, Marketing and Policy
  • Green Chemistry and Chemicals
  • Poster Session

An Abstract is required for all poster and oral presentations for:

  1. SWST International Convention
  2. Poster Presentation

Due Date: September 30, 2015

Questions? Please contact Sudipta Dasmohapatra at