Abstracts for IUFRO Congress 2024

Explore the abstracts that will be presented at the IUFRO Congress 2024, organised by theme. Check the agenda and speaker page for more details.


THEME 1 – Strengthening forest resilience and adaptation to stress

Elisabeth Schatzdorfer, Gert-Jan Nabuurs, Iciar Alberdi, Thomas Lundhede, Marcel Hunziker, Jürgen Bauhus, Jo O’Hara, Magda Bou Dagher. Unlocking the Potential: Systemic Approaches to Scale Up Urgent Ecosystem Restoration for Forest Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

Florencia Franzini, Marko Lovrić, Emmi Haltia, Diana Feliciano, Mariella Marzano, Pieter Johannes Verkerk. Climate and biodiversity-smart forestry and forest restoration across Europe; who does it, why, and how it could develop?

Johanna Klapper, Daiga Zute, Serena Antonucci, Silke Jacobs, Aris Jansons, Aleksi Lehtonen, Eduardo Martínez García, Päivi Merilä, Gert-Jan Nabuurs, Giovanni Santopuoli, Ajdin Starcevic, Roberto Tognetti, Pieter Johannes Verkerk. Climate-Smart Forestry and forest restoration: an overview of experimental trials across Europe

Marcus Lindner, Sara Uzquiano, Laura Nikinmaa, RESONATE Team. Enhancing forest models by incorporating forest managers’ behavior

Marcus Lindner, Sara Uzquiano, Laura Nikinmaa, RESONATE Team. Enhancing resilience - a key strategy to support Climate Smart Forestry

Sara Uzquiano, Silvester Boonen, Diana Feliciano, Florencia Franzini, Hanneke van´t Veen, Pieter Johannes Verkerk, Marcus Lindner. Integrating biodiversity protection into Climate Smart Forestry

Yasmin Imparato Maximo, Mariana Hassegawa, Pieter Johannes Verkerk, Metodi Sotirov, Stefan Sorge, Antonio Basilicata, Marcus Lindner, Jeanne-lazya Roux, Mats Mahnken. Unlocking the Potential: Systemic Approaches to Scale Up Urgent Ecosystem Restoration for Forest Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

THEME 2 – Towards a responsible forest bioeconomy

Annukka Näyhä, Romana Rauter, Venla Wallius. Sustainable value creation and collaborative business models in the future forest-based sector

Fredric Mosley, Venla Wallius, Siebe Briers, José Rodrigo Mendes e Chagas, Petra Palátová, Radek Rinn, Inazio Martinez de Arano. Insights Into Life-Science Students’ Views on Bioeconomy Entrepreneurship

Klaus Kremer, Trishna Dutta, Beng-Gunnar Jonsson, Juergen Bauhus. Effects of single- vs mixed-species restoration planting on biodiversity: A systematic review

Siebe Briers, Inazio Martinez de Arano. Government and industry perceptions of Bioeconomy: A Comparative Study of nine European Regions

Tanja Kähkönen, Michael den Herder. Agroforestry in Finland: case study of innovations in agroforestry farms in Finland

Timokleia Orfanidou, Giuseppe Cardellini, Amelie Müller, Hans Verkerk. Next generation carbon stock and stock change modelling in wood use: towards contributing to climate change mitigation pathways


THEME 3 – Forest biodiversity and its ecosystem services

Jakob Derks, Georg Winkel, Rik De Vreese, Lukas Giessen. How integrated forest management caters to recreationists

THEME 4 – Forests for sustainable societies

Ilaria Doimo, Colm O'Driscoll, Laura Secco, Anna Biasin, Giulia Amato, Rik De Vreese. Which trends and socio-economic opportunities of forest-based care initiatives?

Mireia Pecurul-Botines, Georg Winkel, Laura Bouriaud, Maria Brockhaus, Vilis Brukas, Alex Giurca, Marjanke Hoogstra-Klein, Agata Konczal, Lenka Marcinekova, krzysztof Niedzialkowski, Knut Øistad, Špela Pezdevšek Malovrh, Ninna Pietarinen, Jeanne-Lazya Roux, Laura Secco, Bernhard Wolfslehner, Helga Pülzl. Meeting the European Unions’ Forest strategy goals: a comparative European Assessment

Rina Tsubaki, Liliana Bounegru, Jonathan Gray. Situating forest policy and governance issues through digital methods

Stojan Ivanović, Ivana Živojinović, Oliver Tošković, Helga Pülzl, Rik De Vreese, Clive Davis, Georg Winkel, Dennis Roitsch, Jakob Derks, Silvija Krajter Ostoić, Dijana Vuletić, Jakub Kronenberg, Marko Lovrić, Corina Basnou, Liisa Tyrväinen, Nicola Da Schio, Jelena Tomićević Dubljević. Exploring Urban Forests in Europe: Access, Usage Patterns and Insights from 33 Countries

Thomas Colonna, Ratchada Arpornsilp. Promoting gender equality and decent work: Cases from the Mekong region’s small-scale forest sector

Venla Wallius, Annukka Näyhä. Stakeholder views on the future of Finnish forest utilization and new wood-based products


THEME 5 – Forests for the future

Gert-Jan Nabuurs, Sara Filipek, Silke Jacobs, Bas Lerink, Ajdin Starcevic, Mariana Hassegawa, Pieter Johannes Verkerk, Johanna klapper, Yasmin Maximo, Janne Jarvikyla, Marco Patacca, Nicola Bozzolan, Louis Konig, Igor Staritsky, Geerten Hengeveld, Mart-Jan Schelhaas. Assessing European forest trajectories under climate change with a high resolution forest resource model, EFISCEN-space

Tanja Kähkönen, John Casey, Michael den Herder. Agroforestry advisory services at the intersection of agriculture and forestry in Finland

Yasmin Imparato Maximo, Jo Van Brusselen, Pieter Johannes Verkerk. Overview of the main challenges for comprehensive forest monitoring in Europe