Topics of Interest

  • Analytical techniques related to wood, fiber and pulp
  • Chemistry of wood components
  • Chemistry and technology of pulping and bleaching
  • Nanomaterials from biomass and related products
  • Cellulose derivatives¬†
  • Biosynthesis and biotechnology of wood
  • Paper science and technology
  • Utilization of non-woody biomass
  • Materials, chemicals and energy from lignocellulosics
  • Biorefinery developments

Program Schedule

Coming soon.

Plenary Speakers








John Ralph, University of Wisconsin






Orlando Rojas, University of British Columbia






Vincent Chiang, North Carolina State University/Northeast Forestry University








Seong Kim, Penn State University








Gregg Beckham, National Renewable Energy Laboratory







Dominique Lachenal, Grenoble Institute of Technology