Upcoming event

We kindly invite you to participate at the International Research Group on Wood Protection (IRG WP)​ Annual Conference scheduled 15th – 19th May, 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal.

The IRG47 conference in Portugal is reaching out beyond the research and industry community who attend on a regular basis, and beyond our historical scope of wood protection. Young scientists in particular are encouraged to participate

The conference will focus on the following topics related to wood:  biology; test methodology and assessment; wood protecting chemicals; processes and properties; and sustainability and environment. 

There will be dedicated sessions for COST Actions FP1303, FP1407, and FP1404.


When:  15th – 19th May, 2016
Where:  Lisbon, Portugal



Full paper submissions are due to the IRG secretariat (irg@sp.se) by March 1st 2016. No abstract submission is needed. Additional information is available as a .pdf download and on the conference website.