Forest Research and Cooperation for Sustainable Development

29.09.2019 - 05.10.2019

08:00 - 18:00

Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

Expo Unimed


In 2019, for the first time Latin America will host a World Congress of the IUFRO (International Union of Forest Research Organizations). This event will take place in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil (at Expo Unimed), from September 29 to October 5, and will be organized and coordinated by the Brazilian Forest Service (SFB) and EMBRAPA. Approximately three thousand participants are expected at the event, which will discuss various aspects related to forest research.

The Congress will be a great opportunity to exchange experiences and knowledge on technological innovations, as well as to stay up to date on the latest research findings and trends for the future of forestry and forest research in all areas of the world.


A very diverse exhibition space will allow visitors to learn about traditional actors and new cutting-edge technologies that support global forest research. This space can also include institutions that involve research, education, services and machinery, publishers of scientific journals and magazines specializing in environmental, forest, and agroforestry content, as well as products used in the field, in laboratories, and software, among others.


JOANNEUM RESEARCH DIGITAL will present solutions and products for environmental monitoring, safety-related monitoring and mobile, multi-sensoral data collection and analysis.



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