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, Northeast Forestry University








Seong Kim, Penn State University








Gregg Beckham, National Renewable Energy Laboratory







Dominique Lachenal, Grenoble Institute of Technology