The final program will be available before June 1, 2018.


Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Venue
Nicolet Area Technical College Theatre, 5364 College Drive, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, 54501


0630-0800​     Bus Transportation to the Technical Sessions
​​Three loops (Quality Inn-AmericInn-Days Inn-Comfort Inn-Nicolet College-Quality Inn...)
0630-0700; 0700-0730; 0730-0800
0700-0800     Registration and Continental Breakfast

0700-0730     Business Meeting
​​IPC Environmental and Ecosystem Services Working Party
​​
0800-0830     Welcome and Opening Remarks


Plenary Session


0830-0900     Dr. Barb Thomas, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

0900-0930     Dr. Andrej Pilipović​, Institute of Lowland Forestry and Environment, University of Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Serbia

0930-1000     Break
​​Includes poster viewing

1000-1030     Dr. Joris Van Acker, Laboratory of Wood Technology, University of Gent, Gent, Belgium

1030-1100     Dr. Biljana Kulišić​, Energy Institute Hrvoje Pozar, Zagreb, Croatia


1100-1200     Technical Session A: Flash Talks Poster Session
​​Each presenter gives a 3 minute presenting describing their poster. The presentation contains three slides: 1) Introduction, 2) Methods, and 3) Results/Conclusions, plus a fourth slide that lists the poster number so that interested participants can find it quickly during the poster session.

1200-1300     Lunch - Nicolet Area Technical College Lakeside Center Commons
​​Includes poster viewing

1300-1430     Technical Session B


1430-1445     Break
​​Includes poster viewing

1445-1615     Technical Session C


1615-1620     Adjournment / Announcements


1620-1650     Poster Session


1620-1650     Business Meetings
​​Short Rotation Woody Crops Operations Working Group
Poplar and Willow Council of Canada
IUFRO Working Party 1.03.00 (Short Rotation Forestry)
IEA Task 43 (Biomass Feedstocks for Energy Markets)

1630-1720     Bus Transportation to the Hotels
​​1630-1700   One loop (Nicolet-Comfort Inn-Days Inn-AmericInn-Quality Inn-Nicolet...)
1700-1720   One route (Nicolet-Comfort Inn-Days Inn-AmericInn-Quality Inn)

1810-1830     Bus Transportation to the Banquet
​​One route (Quality Inn-AmericInn-Days Inn-Comfort Inn-Holiday Acres)
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Banquet
Holiday Acres Resort, 4060 South Shore Drive, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, 54501


1830-1930     Social Hour

1930-2130     Dinner
​​Includes presentation by Dr. Jud Isebrands, Environmental Forestry Consultants, LLC, New London, Wisconsin, USA

2130-2200     Bus Transportation to the Hotels
​​One route (Holiday Acres-Comfort Inn-Days Inn-AmericInn-Quality Inn)
​​

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Venue
Nicolet Area Technical College Theatre, 5364 College Drive, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501


0630-0800​     Bus Transportation to the Technical Sessions
​​Three loops (Quality Inn-AmericInn-Days Inn-Comfort Inn-Nicolet College-Quality Inn...)
0630-0700; 0700-0730; 0730-0800
0700-0800     Registration and Continental Breakfast

0700-0730     Business Meeting
IUFRO Working Party 2.08.04 (Physiology and Genetics of Poplars and Willows)
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0800-0815     Announcements


0815-0945     Technical Session D


0945-1000     Break


1000-1130     Technical Session E


1130-1145     Closing Remarks
​​Wrap-up, Student Awards, Acknowledgements, Announcement of Next Meeting(s)

1145-1215     Lunch (Boxed Lunches)


1215              End of Conference, Post-Conference Field Tour Departure