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Two plenary and 19! parallel sessions will be held in Sopron at the FORMEC 2019. A digitized poster session let you browse posters online during the conference time: poster programm.

For all the details please have a look at the FORMEC 2019::Program overview.

  Topic Speaker Institution
  Digitalization of forest harvesting: the potential for improved environmental and production efficiency Rasmus Astrup NIBIO
  Opportunities in remote sensing of forests related to the arrival of the Sentinel-2 satellite Clement Atzberger BOKU
  Conducting sustainable forest operations while minimizing environmental impacts: a compilation of research Chad Bolding Virginia Tech
  Future of forest engineering and its sustainability Woodam Chung Oregon State University
  Smart Forestry - Smart Forest Operations Engineering and Management Hans R. Heinimann ETH Zürich
  Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) in Forestry Martin Kühmaier BOKU
  Traction versus Ground Protection Josef Primus PEWAG 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).

  • 06 Oct 2019: Arrival and Ice-Breaker
  • 07 Oct 2019: Technical Meeting
  • 08 Oct 2019: Technical Meeting
  • 09 Oct 2019: Field trip to AUSTROFOMA demonstration in Forchtenstein (Austria)
  • 10 Oct 2019: Departure

Main sponsors

BMNT Österreichische Bundesforste AG PewagSchweighofer Holzindustrie

Other sponsors

Koller Latschbacher Forest Logistic Solutions PfannerÖsterreichischer Forstverein EcoforestBayrische StaatsforstenaustropapierGrube ForstHasslacher GruppeLenzingPonseeSteyr TraktorenWaldburg Forstmaschinen Wolfegg


Land Burgenland Konrad Forsttechnik Stadt WienPapierholz AustriaPEFC AustriaHSM Hohenloher Spezial-MaschinenbauEschlböck BiberMM Forsttechnik