International Forestry Students’ Symposium (IFSS) is IFSA’s largest annual general meeting, welcoming over 120 representatives from IFSA Local Committees from around the world. The 44th International Forestry Students’ Symposium takes place from 7 – 23 August 2016 in Austria including a visit to Bavarian. Organized by students from the IFSA LC BOKU from BOKU – University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. In cooperation with IFSA LC Freising from TU München.

ifss-3The 44th IFSS attended by 120 participants from about 50 different countries. We did The general assembly of the International Forestry Students’ Association including of the international board will take place during Symposium. We learned Austria’s cultural and forestry related facets and we did excursions through Austria, with a visit to Bavarian.

ifss-2IFSA LC-IPB sent two delegates to The 44th IFSS 2016. They represented not only IPB but also Indonesia as a big aspect. Delegates presented a poster titled The Importance of Water Conservation in Indoesia Superiority of Dendrocalamus asper in Regulating Water and Soil Erosion Control.