*New Call for Papers dates: Dec. 1, 2020 to Feb. 15, 2021

New for this conference, there will be five topical symposia as well as plenary, regular sessions and posters. 

  • Mass Timber Manufacturing
  • Lignin In Adhesives
  • VOC from Wood Products
  • Protein Adhesives
  • Progress in Established Adhesives

Submit your abstract by March 2, 2020 for a symposium or other adhesive related topics, including the following:

  • Structure and properties of adhesives systems
  • Bonding untraditional substrates
  • New wood-based bonded products
  • Bio-based and novel raw materials and adhesive systems, resin chemistry
  • Issues with commercial implementation of new adhesives
  • Impact of regulations and consumer preference
  • Fundamental understanding of wood bonding and adhesive-substrate interactions
  • Composites
  • Modeling
  • Engineered Wood
  • Analytical and testing methodology
  • Energy concerns and opportunities

Special FOREST PRODUCTS JOURNAL edition for this conference

Selected abstracts will be asked to contribute to a special edition of Forest Products Journal (FPJ) dedicated to the conference. With their new online publishing, FPJ will publish online as soon as each paper is accepted. Submissions will open in April/May and review commence immediately, allowing rapid publication of results.  All papers in this issue will be open access and have page charges of $175 USD/page. Upon acceptance of all papers, the issue will be printed.

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