10th Wood Based Panel Symposium, 5-7 October 2016 in Hamburg, Germany
The 10th European Wood based Panel Symposium will take place from 5 to 7 October 2016. In celebration of this
anniversary the venue is, for the very first time, Hamburg. Presentation proposals can be submitted with immediate
The Symposium is organized by the Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research, Wilhelm-Klauditz-Institut, WKI and the European Panel Federation EPF in co-operation with the International Association for Technical Issues related to Wood iVTH e.V. and the company SasolWax.
For 20 years, the conference has been the meeting point for the wood-based materials industry and its suppliers. In 2016, the
presentations are focused on the categories Construction and Living, Properties and Applications, Manufacturing and
Finishing, Raw Materials and Additives as well as Markets.
Registration for the conference can be carried out with immediate effect via the website
New this year: a special program committee comprised of academic experts will examine the proposals and select
the best presentations for the conference. All the necessary information concerning the submission of an abstract
can be found on the Symposium website.
The deadline for submissions is 19 February 2016.
Should you be interested in the sponsoring opportunities related to this symposium, please kindly contact the
symposium secretariat at WKI.