from November 20th to 24th
Sheraton, colonia del Sacramento – Uruguay

IUFRO 2023

Working Group 2.08.03 – Improvement and
Culture of Eucalypts

Enhancing the performance and
sustainability of eucalypt plantations to
broaden their benefits

Congress closing message

The IUFRO Working group 2.0.8.03 Improvement and culture of Eucalyptus met in Colonia from November 20th to November 24th of 2023.


163 people from 17 countries participated in 6 sessions discussing aspects of Tree Breeding, Genomics, Silviculture updating the state of the art in the culture of this relevant genus for the world forestry. During these days, we have had 32 presentations and the 5 keynote speakers magistral presentations…

Vol. 27 No. NE2 (2023)

IUFRO Conference 2023

Published: 2023-11-20

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where ?

The IUFRO Conference Working Group 2.08.03, will be developed at the Sheraton Hotel in Colonia (By Marriotts). The Sheraton Hotel es located at the west border of the city, in a very peaceful place, surrounded by the river, beaches and open and safe areas. Distance from the Sheraton Hotel and the city town is 5 kilometers (30 to 40 minutes walking), with non public transportation available other than private taxi.

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When?

On november from 20th to 24th

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USD 350

Before September 15, 2023

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USD 450

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Keynote speakers

NUNO

BORRALHO

JEREMY

BRAWNER

DARIO

GRATTAPAGLIA

RAFAEL

RUBILAR

CLAUDIO

BALOCCHI

the conference

IUFRO 2023 is a unique opportunity to learn from experts in forest research, share knowledge, and establish connections with other professionals in the field. The event is also a platform to discuss and collaborate on solutions to global challenges related to forests and sustainable forest management.

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CONFFERENCE DAYS

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01 field trip

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optional post-conference tour

Congress sessions

✔ Tree breeding strategies

✔ Breeding for resistance to biotic and abiotic stress 

✔ Breeding for wood properties 

✔ Molecular and genomic technologies

✔ Forest management and productivity, including forest protection and physiology

The city

Colonia del Sacramento is a small city in southwestern Uruguay, by the Río de la Plata, facing Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is one of the oldest towns in Uruguay and capital of the Colonia Department. It has a population of around 27,000.

Its historic quarter is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.