Forest & Photonics 2016
Forest & Photonics workshop gathers together top photonics and bio economy experts
Koli National Park in northeastern Finland will be the venue for Forest & Photonics workshop on October 26th and 27th, 2016. The international event will gather together researchers and business developers from the fields of photonics and bio economy.
Forest & Photonics 2016 has four themed tracks
- Digitalization of bio economy: how the internet of things, big data, remote sensing and other emerging trends are utilized in bio economy. Topics covered include using satellite images and airborne laser scanning in assessing forest inventory.
- Intelligent supply chain: machine vision and other photonics applications changing the way forestry machines are operated.
- Industry and process innovations: breakthroughs in mechanical and chemical processing of wood and other biomass materials. Topics covered include use of photonics and advanced optical measuring in timber industry.
- Virtual reality: how emerging technologies such as virtual reality goggles, augmented reality head-up displays and eye movement tracking advance the industry.
Registration to Forest & Photonics 2016
Venue and travel information
Travel information, flight, train and bus schedules here.
Information about the hotel and reservation here.
For more information
Development Manager, Joensuu Science Park
telephone: +358 50 354 3832
email: juha.purmonen @ tiedepuisto.fi