21st INTERNATIONAL 

Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Wood Symposium

SYMPOSIUM VENUE

Katholische Akademie Freiburg 

LOCATION

Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

September 24 – 27, 2019

Hosted by the Forest Research Institute Baden-Württemberg (FVA).

Co-sponsored by the USDA Forest Service Forest Products Laboratory (FPL), 

the Forest Products Society (FPS) and 

the International Union of Forestry Research Organizations (IUFRO) 

D5.01.09 unit “Non-Destructive Evaluation of Wood and Wood-Based Materials”


Important Dates

Call for Papers: Open September 1, 2018

Registration Begins: April 1, 2019

Symposium Dates: September 24-27, 2019

 


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PROGRAM

TUESDAY, September 24, 2019 

Registration begins. 

Come and relax, and reacquaint with friends and colleagues at a welcome reception at the FVA Baden-Württemberg.

 

 WEDNESDAY, September 25, 2019 

Opening of the Symposium

Official Welcome to Participants.   

The opening of the symposium will be held at Katholische Akademie Freiburg. Following introductory comments from members of the International Organizing Committee, a Plenary Session will feature presentations on the use and importance of nondestructive testing and evaluation to the wood industry and the public.

 

Lunch.

A catered lunch will be provided. 

 

Technical Sessions.

Technical sessions will be held during the afternoon. 

THURSDAY, September 26, 2019 

Technical Sessions.

Technical sessions will be held in the morning and after lunch. 

 

Lunch.

A catered lunch will be provided. 

 

Tour and Banquet.

The second half of the afternoon will start with a visiting tour to the Black Forest by bus stopping at St. Peter. The tour terminates at the Henslerhof, Hinterzarten, where the banquet will be held in the evening . 

 

FRIDAY, September 27, 2019 

Technical Sessions.

The morning will be devoted to technical sessions.

 

Lunch. 

A catered lunch will be provided.  

 

Closeout.

Closeout will follow lunch.