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NWBC 2015 - The 6th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference

20/10/2015 09:00 - 22/10/2015 16:00 Scandic Marina Congress Center, Helsinki, Finland

The organisers of the NWBC 2015 event wish to warmly thank all the session chairs, speakers, poster presenters and other participants for attending this event.

Please download the 462-page Conference Proceedings book.

7th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference 2017 (NWBC 2017) will be held in Stockholm, 28-30 March, 2017


It is our pleasure to inform you about the 6th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference to be held

in Helsinki, Finland, October 20-22, 2015.

The conference venue will be Scandic Marina Congress Center in Helsinki City Centre

The international event, Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference (NWBC), is the leading meeting forum for wood biorefinery professionals. The next event will be held in Helsinki in October, 2015. This conference is jointly organised by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd and Innventia. The conference language will be English.

The conference programme will consist of keynote lectures, invited and submitted papers, as well as poster presentations. In line with the previous NWBC conferences, the presentations will give a comprehensive overview of the recent progress in wood biorefining research and commercialisation.

The programme will cover the following main topics:

  • Policy issues
  • National and international programmes and projects
  • Industrial experiences and projects
  • Technologies and products
  • Technical and economic feasibility, and sustainability
  • Markets


Eemeli Hytönen, Chairman of the NWBC 2015 Organising Committee


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October 15, 2015

Final Programme and Conference Guide is available

October 9, 2015

Updated programme

August 28, 2015

Conference Reception at VTT on 19th October at 6 pm. More information on Social programme -page

July 2, 2015

Preliminary programme is published  

June 29, 2015

After the conference, the authors of both papers and posters will have an opportunity to publish their contributions in special issue of the BioResources Journal - Call for papers

June 11, 2015

Keynote speakers -page added


In all enquiries about the conference send email to

Further information on registration please contacts the Conference office HRG Nordic, email