The organising committee invites abstracts of original contributions for poster presentations that are compatible with the theme “Health from wood”. The poster presentation includes a 1-minute pitch that is to be presented at Karelia Symposium event April 13th, 2021. The language of the event is English and this year the event is a virtual event. The best poster contribution will be awarded.
The University of Eastern Finland (UEF) and Teollisuusneuvos Heikki Väänänen’s Fund organize the 6th Karelia Symposium under the theme “Health from wood”.
This year the symposium is an online event (Microsoft Teams). You can find the link to participate the event from this page April 1st, 2021.
The theme of the symposium covers the effect of wooden materials on health in construction, and the potential of trees as a source material for health-promoting products. The research of trees as a source of health has been strengthening in recent years. The symposium offers research and practical insight into the topic by leading experts in the field.
Professor of Wood Materials Science Dr. Ossi Turunen, +358 50 342 5151, email@example.com