The 3rd IUFRO Acacia Conference in Sarawak, Malaysia, postponed to June 22-24, 2021

The 3rd IUFRO Acacia Conference, Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia will be postponed to a later date which is June 22-24, 2021. The deadline for early bird registration will also be extended to January 31, 2021, while the deadline for abstract submission will be extended to February 28, 2021. Late registrations between February 1, 2021 and June 4, 2021 will be possible for a higher registration fee. All colleagues and friends are encouraged to take the chance to register as early as possible. For more information please visit our website at, or email us at

Annya Ambrose, Malaysia


IAWA Fossil Wood Symposium in Prague, Czech Republic, Postponed to May 25-31, 2024

The IAWA Fossil Wood Symposium, dedicated to the memories of Prof. Dr. Herbert Süß (1920-2017) and Prof. Dr. Alfred Selmeier (1923-2018), will be postponed to May 25-31, 2024, organized during the XIth IOPC (International Organization of Palaeobotany Conference) held conjunctly with the XVth International Palynological Congress, due to reviewing the various levels of Coronavirus infections and processes implemented by various European countries. The IAWA Symposium will be organizing an IAWA Social Hour and supper in the famous Carthusian Monastery (1628) in Melnik, just outside Prague, where IAWA has been previously hosted at a European Palaeo-botanical Conference. Detailed information is available by clicking

Jakub Sakala, Czech Republic