Your host at the congress is the NFZ.forestnet, a forest science network founded in this region – the Tri-Nation Region – in 2006 comprising the seven research institutions below in Nancy (France), Freiburg (Germany) and Zurich (Switzerland). Since then about 700 scientists have been collaborating in NFZ.forestnet in forest, forest ecosystem and forest-related products research and in education projects.
Forest Research Institute Baden-Württemberg (FVA), Freiburg, Germany
Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL), Zurich, Switzerland
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland
Institut national de la recherche agronomique (Inra), France
Paris Institute of Technology for Life, Food and Environmental Sciences (AgroParisTech), France
Université de Lorraine, France
Prof. Konstantin von Teuffel, Director of FVA
The Forest Research Institute Baden-Württemberg (FVA) is responsible for the organization of the congress. Prof. Konstantin von Teuffel, Director of FVA, chairs the Congress Organizing Committee (COC). Members include representatives of the NFZ.forestnet institutions and key partners.