ICWSE 2017 November 2-4, 2017

View over the city center
City Hall
County Council
The Black Church
"Piata Sfatului" Square
The Museum of History
Behind the old fortress walls
Main street
Olimpia Sport Center
Brasov green area
Spring traditional feast
View of the Rectorat building
Conference Aula

Coming to Brasov

BRASOV is located 168 Km North of Bucharest and 150 Km North from the International Airport OTOPENI (Bucharest). Public transportation by train is available from Otopeni (Henri Coanda) airport via Bucuresti Nord (Bucharest North) railway station. 

How to get to Brasov from the airport:
1 - By bus - making your own reservation -     

2 - By taxi - This option is the most convenient for saving your time and preventing the complication of connections. For reservation, you can contact directly: Mr. Carstica Alexandru (e-mail: by mentioning your time of arrival and name of your hotel. Please specify you are a participant to ICWSE 2017. It is the responsibility of the carrier to schedule the cars (max load 4 people) according to your request. Cost/car: 60 Euro. Payment can also be made in Euros at the respective day rate exchange  

3 - By train - Connection between airport and Bucuresti Nord (Bucharest) railway station are provided by "Henri Coanda Express" trains - visit for details (note transfer to train by minibus!)
Alternatively, the 780 Express line connects Bucharest Henri Coandă International Airport with the Gara de Nord (main railway station) - Bucuresti Nord (Bucharest).
Find your trains for your trip from Bucharest (Bucuresti Nord) to Brasov at: (route: Bucuresti Nord (Bucharest) - Brasov)  

The Conference is supported by the International Union of Forest Research Organizations, the Forest Products Society and the Society of Wood Science and Technology


            Scientific partners: The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Salzburg University of Applied Sciences (FHS), Oklahoma State University, FPInnovations Vancouver, Bucks New University High Wycombe,Technical University Zvolen, Stellenbosch University, Shizuoka University, Forest Products Journal, Wood Research and ProLigno.


We hope to have you as guests at this special event in 2017!

TRANSILVANIA University of Brasov, Faculty of Wood Engineering 
Colina Universitatii nr.1, 500068 Brasov, ROMANIA Tel/Fax : **40 268 419 581