Upcoming Events

1st International Conference on
Natural Fibers
Sustainable Materials for Advanced Applications
June 9 - 11, 2013
Guimarães, Portugal
The 19th International Conference on
Composite Materials
July 28 - August 2, 2013
Montreal, Canada

The BIRN network exists to accomplish the following objectives:
  • To build an international research and development network
  • To make biocomposites a commonly used material of choice through technology enhancement
  • To enable information sharing
  • To grow education and training in the biocomposites field
  • To facilitate personnel and student exchange
  • To promote the global use of biocomposites
  • To identify and address barriers to industrial biocomposites adoption