Speaker Information

Important Dates:

Abstract Submission Deadline - February 28
Speaker Registration Deadline - March 25
Final Papers Due (optional for proceedings) - May 20
PowerPoints Due (optional for proceedings) - May 20
Poster PDFs Due (optional for proceedings) - May 20
Poster Information: 
The poster boards will be displayed in one of the ballrooms at The Hilton Portland Downtown Hotel. Each poster board will fit TWO posters. Therefore, your poster should be no larger than 3' (36") wide x 4' (48") tall. Both sides of the poster boards will be utilized. We will be providing you with push pins to mount your poster. For your convenience, we have created a template for your poster. Please use this when creating the poster. Please consider bringing multiple miniature versions of your poster for dissemination to interested attendees and student poster judges (if applicable to you).
Click here for poster presentation tips!

Oral Presentations:
Oral presenters will be given a total of 20 minutes to present their work. Powerpoints are welcome and encouraged. Please be prepared to share your presentation on a flash drive when checking in for the conference so all presentations can be downloaded on respective session computers to cut down on transition time.

Conference Program:
Please note that abstracts will be included in the conference program. The abstract information from the original submission will be used for this portion.


Proceedings:
These deadlines are critical for your paper to be included in both the program and the conference proceedings. If you are not the final author or presenter, please advise us as soon as you know who that is. Please email your final paper, PowerPoint presentation, or poster PDF to Jennifer Whitlow. Please note that we cannot accept your oral presentation as a pdf.

Other Information:

Click Here to view the template for an extended abstract.
Click Here to view the template for a full paper for the Forest Products Journal.
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. Papers are due by June 30, 2022. 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.