Abstract submission to CORS Forestry Cluster at 2017 CORS/IFORS Conference

The Forestry SIG encourages contributions to the CORS Forestry cluster at the 2017 CORS/IFORS Joint Conference to be held in Quebec City from July 17th to the 21st. This year, the CORS Forestry cluster will be composed of the following sessions:

  • Managing flammable landscapes under uncertainty
  • OR applications in the forest product sector I and II
  • Interfirm collaboration in the forest sector
  • OR applications in forest management
  • Logistics planning in forest value chains
  • Strategic forest planning
  • Biorefinery supply chains
  • Forest resources management
  • Integrated forest value chains

    Another cluster will be dedicated to biomass-based supply chains, and will be comprised of the following sessions:

  • Uncertainties in biomass-based supply chains
  • Optimization of biomass-based supply chains
  • Logistics and transportation in biomass-based supply
  • Investment decisions, feasibility and market analysis
  • Sustainability and multi-objective optimization of biomass-based supply chains

    Please note the upcoming Important Dates:

    January 16, 2017: Registrations opening
    February 16, 2017: Deadline for abstract submission
    February 10 to March 10, 2017: Review period
    March 10, 2017: Authors notification
    April 15, 2017: Deadline of the early bird rate for registration
    May 31, 2017: Deadline of the regular rate for registration