International Commission on Poplars and Other Fast-Growing Trees Sustaining People and the Environment
Forty-ninth IPC Executive Committee Meeting, July 18, 2018 ©FAO/Roberto Cenciarelli

Executive Committee Members 2016–2020

Country

Elected members

Contact

Sweden

Martin Weih, Chairperson

Canada

Barb Thomas, Vice-Chairperson

Argentina

Esteban Borodowski

Presidente, Comisión Nacional del Álamo
Director, Dirección de Producción Forestal

Ministerio de Agricultura, Ganadería y Pesca de la Nación
Av. Paseo Colón 982 Anexo Jardín of. 102, CP 1063, Buenos Aires

Tel: +54-11-4363-6175
E-mail: [email protected]; [email protected]

Belgium

Joris Van Acker

Laboratory of Wood Technology
Ghent University
Coupure Links 653
B-9000 Ghent

Tel: (32-9)2646233
E-mail: [email protected]

Canada

Barb Thomas
Professor, University of Alberta

NSERC/Industry Research Chair in Tree Improvement
442 Earth Sciences Building
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E3

Tel: (1-780) 492-8016
E-mail: [email protected]

Chile

Francisco Zamudio

Genetics & Statistics
Centro Tecnológico del Alamo (Poplar Technology Center)
Universidad de Talca
2 Norte 685, Talca

E-mail: [email protected]

France

Catherine Bastien

Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA)
Unité d’amélioration génétique et physiologie des arbres forestiers
2163 avenue de la Pomme de Pin
CS40001 Ardon
F45075 Orléans Cedex

Tel: (33-2) 38417829
Fax: (33-2) 38417879
E-mail: [email protected]

Germany

Georg Von Wuehlisch

Thȕnen Institute of Forest Genetics
Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries
Sieker Landstrasse 2
22927 Grosshansdorf

 

Mirko Lieseback

Thűnen Institute of Forest Genetics
Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries
Sieker Landstrasse 2
22927 Grosshansdorf

Tel: (49-4102) 696156
E-mail: [email protected]

India

Dinesh Kumar

Forest Research Institute
Silviculture Division
P.O. New Forest
Dehradun  248006

Tel: (91-94111) 73576 or (91-135) 2224610
E-mail: [email protected]

Italy

Giuseppe Nervo

CREA, Unità di Ricerca per le Produzioni Legnose Fuori Foreste
Strada Frassineto 35
15033 Casale Monferrato (AL)

Tel: (39-0142) 330900
E-mail: [email protected]

New Zealand

Ian McIvor

Plant and Food Research
Private Bag 11600
Palmerston North 4442

Tel: (64-6) 9537673
E-mail: [email protected]

Sweden

Martin Heinrich Weih

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)
Department of Crop Production Ecology
P.O. Box 7043
SE-750 07 Uppsala

Tel: (+46-18) 672543
E-mail: [email protected]

United States of America

Emile S. Gardiner

Center for Bottomland Hardwoods Research
Southern Research Station
USDA Forest Service
P.O. Box 227
Stoneville, Mississippi 38776

Tel:  +1 662-336-4820
E-mail: [email protected]

Co-opted Members

Stefano Bisoffi

Poplars and willows expert

E-mail: [email protected]

Jim Carle

Forestry Management Consultant

JB Carle & Associates
3 May Street, PO Box 5254, Mount Mauganui 3116, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Tel: (+64-7) 5749446
Mobile: (+64-21) 2054024
E-mail: [email protected]

Judson G. Isebrands

Environmental Forestry Consultants, LLC
P.O. Box 54
New London, Wisconsin 54961

Tel: +1-715-490-4817
E-mail: [email protected]

Meng-Zhu Lu

Professor, Research Institute of Forestry
Chinese Academy of Forestry
Wan Shou Shan
Beijing 100091

Tel: (86-10) 62889606
Fax: (86-10) 62872015
E-mail: [email protected]