Formec 2019: 06 - 10 October 2019, Sopron | Forchtenstein (Hungary | Austria)
The 52 edition of the FORMEC symposium will be held in conjunction with the 42 edition of the Council on Forest Engineering (COFE). This is the first time for a COFE meeting taking place in Europe. 2020 will also be joint meeting COFE/FORMEC, but this time it will take place in Oregon (USA).
The motto of the conference is:“Exceeding the Vision: Forest Mechanisation of the Future”The 52th 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. The conference will address key topics in the fields of bioenergy, innovative technology and forestry mechanization, timber logging, forest road engineering, wood transport, ergonomics, work safety and other wood supply chain challenges.