1. Up-to-date resource-saving logging and primary wood processing technologies.
2. Design, operation, maintenance and servicing of forest machinery.
3. Advanced materials in forestry machine building and timber industry.
4. Forest roads and forest transportation.
5. Design, building and maintenance of forest roads.
6. Current issues of secondary wood resources application.
7. Innovations in private sector of logging industry.
8. Current issues of environmental compatibility of logging and forest ecosystems.
BELARUSIAN STATE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
With the assistance:
MINISTRY OF EDUCATION OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS
MINISTRY OF FORESTRY OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS
JSC AMKODOR – HOLDING MANAGING COMPANY
Voitau I.V. – BSTU rector, professor, D.Sc. (Engineering) (Belarus)
Krech V. I. – Deputy Minister of Forestry of the Republic of Belarus (Belarus)
Shakutin A. V. – Chairman of the Board of Directors, JSC Amkodor – holding managing company (Belarus)
Dormeshkin O. B. – Vice-rector for Research, BSTU, professor, D.Sc. (Engineering) (Belarus)
Organizing committee members:
Aleksandrovich V. М. – Director-General, Republican Forest Industry Association (Belarus)
Bakay B. Ya. – Head of Department of Forest Industry and Forest Roads, National Forest Engineering University of Ukraine, associate professor, PhD (Engineering) (Ukraine)
Borz S. A. – Professor of Department of Logging, Forest Management and Land Measurement, Transylvania University in Brasov, D.Sc. (Romania)
Vavilov А. V. – Head of Department of Mechanization and Automation of Road Construction Industry BNTU, professor, D.Sc. (Engineering) (Belarus)
Gerasimovich A. V. – Head of Woodworking Department, “Bellesbumprom” Concern (Belarus)
Ignatchik V. V. – Director of Belarusian Office of Andreas Stihl Ag&Co. KG (Germany), PhD (Engineering) (Belarus)
Kacadze V. A. – Head of Department of Technological Processes and Machines for Forestry, Saint-Petersburg State Forestry Engineering University, associate professor, PhD (Engineering) (Russia)
Korobkin V. А. – Chief Designer of Special Manufacturing, OJSC Minsk Tractor Works, D.Sc. (Engineering) (Belarus)
Kuntysh V. B. – Professor of Department of Energy-Saving, Hydraulics and Heat Engineering, BSTU, professor, D.Sc. (Engineering) (Belarus)
Loy V. N. – Dean, Forest Engineering, Materials Science and Design Faculty, BSTU, associate professor, PhD (Engineering) (Belarus)
Merganič J. – Head of Department of Forest Harvesting, Logistics and Ameliorations, Technical Unversity in Zvolen, doc. Ing., PhD (Engineering) (Slovakia)
Moskalik T. – Head of Department of Forest Utilization, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, professor, PhD (Poland)
Mokhov S. P. – Head of Department of Forest Machinery, Road and Logging Technology, BSTU, associate professor, PhD (Engineering) (Belarus)
Protas P. A. – Department of Logging Machinery, Forest Roads and Timber Production Technology, BSTU, associate professor, PhD (Engineering) (Belarus)
Rodionov S. L. – Director of Belarusian Office of Vimek AB (Sweden) (Belarus) Sisenis L. – Dean, Faculty of Forest, Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies, associate professor, D.Sc. (Agriculture) (Latvia)
Syunyov V. S. – Vice-Rector for Scientific Research, Petrozavodsk State University, professor, D.Sc. (Engineering) (Russia)
Tuomikoski M. – Director for Export Sales of Komatsu Forest (Finland)
Shmialiou A. V. – Deputy Director General for Research, Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering of the NAS of Belarus, PhD (Engineering) (Belarus)
Yanushko V. V. – Deputy Commercial Director, OJSC “MAZ” – managing company of holding “BELAUTOMAZ”, PhD (Engineering) (Belarus)
Chernik Е. О. – Head of Research Information Support Office, BSTU (Belarus)