Conferences and Events of Interest

These noteworthy conferences, workshops, meetings, lectures, projects, calls for papers, and collaborations underway are provided for informational purposes only; please follow the appropriate links or contact the organizers for further details.

If you know of similar relevant events or projects, please email Andrea Anderson.

Forest History Society Events

Dec. 1, 2022

12 pm EDT

“Shell-Shocked and Irradiated: Managing Ukraine’s Forests in Time of War”. A conversation with Sergiy Zibtsez, head of the Regional Eastern Europe Monitoring Center, about the historical and current challenges of Ukrainian forest fire management. Sponsored by FHS and the Institute for California and the West. Approved for 1 hour of CFE credit (Cat. 1) from the Society of American Foresters.

Register HERE.

Dec. 1, 2022

1 pm ET

"Finding Their Roots: Exploring the Childhood Landscapes of Our Conservation Giants."

Presentation by Jeffrey Ryan via Zoom. Part of the Conversations in Forest History series! Approved for 1 hour of CFE credit (Cat. 1) from the Society of American Foresters.

Register HERE.

Other Events of Interest

January 25-27, 2023 Appalachian SAF annual meeting
Location: Columbia, SC
March 22-26, 2023 American Society for Environmental History annual conference
Location: Boston, MA
April 12-15, 2023 National Council of Public History annual conference
Location: Atlanta, GA
April 19-23, 2023 Society of Environmental Journalists annual conference
Location: Boise, ID
May 16, 2023
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. ET
Forisk Consulting - Applied Forest Finance Class
This class details the step-by-step financial analysis required to answer key investment and forest management questions. Attendees will learn how to identify, value, and rank timber and forestry investments. Ideal for forestry consultants and investment analysts, timberland owners and investors, and anyone else who needs to understand the identification, valuation, and ranking of timber-dependent and forest-related investments.
Contact: Pamela Smith at
Location: Virtual/Online
June 9-10, 2023 Association of Consulting Foresters annual convention
Location: Eugene, OR
July 22-29, 2023 Society of American Archivists annual conference
Location: Washington, DC
August 22-26, 2023 European Society for Environmental History biennial conference
Location: Bern, Switzerland
Sept. 6-9, 2023 Land Trust Alliance Rally annual conference
Location: Portland, OR
Oct. 25-29, 2023 Society of American Foresters annual convention
Location: Sacramento, CA
June 23-29, 2024 XXVI IUFRO World Congress 2024
World Congress held by the International Union of Forest Research Organizations. Congress theme: Forests and Society Towards 2050.
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
August 1-4, 2024 Society of American Archivists annual conference
Location: Chicago, IL