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6th Karelia Symposium 13 April 2021 “Health from wood”

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).
Click here to join the symposium 13 April 2021, 9:00 – 12:15

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.

Posters are invited to a poster exhibition, where anyone can showcase his/her research findings. Audience votes for the best poster, which will be awarded. Grant decisions for wood science research at UEF, provided by Teollisuusneuvos Heikki Väänänen’s Fund, will be published in Karelia Symposium.

More information: Professor of Wood Materials Science Dr. Ossi Turunen,