Focused WG Meeting on the Round Robin Test

National Research Council, Trees and Timber Institute (CNR-IVALSA) has   pleasure to invite you for

COST FP1006 Focused WG Meeting on the Round Robin test

(2nd call)

Data: 1-2 December 2014
Hour: 09:00-18:00
Place: Trees and Timber Institute (CNR-IVALSA)
Via Biasi 75, 38010 San Michele all’ Adige, Italy


The purpose of the meeting is:

- to summarize up-to-data results of the Round Robin test (short term weathering)
- to discuss possibilities for numerical modeling of multisensory data as related to Round Robin test
- to exchange experiences as related to characterization of wood surface (methodologies, instrumentation and data mining)
- to prepare a draft of a common report (possibly publication)

A broad time for open-floor discussions and commenting is foreseen and expected after each session. The Meeting shall be an opportunity for networking and reinforcing future collaborations, including research project proposals.

The participation to the Focused Meeting is free of charge. However, each participant has to cover expenses related to lunch and dinner. An opportunity for experiencing economic and typical/local kitchen will be provided by organizers assuming prior confirmation.

How to reach us:

Please follow (SAN MICHELE ALL'ADIGE (TRENTO)) in order to locate IVALSA/CNR. The most convenient airport is Verona with direct train communication (station Mezzocorona). Optionally you can fly to Venice, Milano, Innsbruck or Munich. There is a public transportation from these airports available as well.


IVALSA/CNR is located in the touristic spot and is surrounded by Alps. There is wide range of accommodation options available.

Please consider or other hotels in San Michele for convenient stay. Alternative could be numerous hotels of different standards in nearby Trento, easily reachable by means of public transportation.

If you would need any support in organizing your travel and/or accommodation, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact details/info:

Jakub Sandak
Phone work: +39 0461 660232
Phone home: +39 0461 655556
Cell: +39 3355807124
skype: qbasandak