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FORAC Research Consortium is a solid partnership between the forest products industry stakeholders (Université Laval, companies and governments). We regroups experts with competencies in forestry engineering, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, management sciences such as operations management and strategic management, etc.  To know more about our consortium.

The FORAC team designs, develops and validates business models, decision support methods and technologies for the design and management of innovative value creation networks in a sustainable development perspective. In a perspective of sustainable development we contribute to improving the competitiveness of Québec forest products industry. Our research program is composed of sixmajor initiatives and covers 3 major complementary themes. To find out how we can help the industry to improve, consult our research program.

News


15 June 2020
Two scolarships for Samuel Pilote
On behalf of all the FORAC team, we would like to congratulate Samuel Pilote, student in foresty for the two scolarships that he was awarded.  For more details, see the official announces from the Faculté de Foresterie, [...]

26 March 2020
COVID-19 | Maintaining FORAC activities remotely
In regards to the evolution of the COVID-19 situation, we would like to share with you several information concerning FORAC and maintaining of research activities remotely. FORAC Activities   The 2020 Summer School is postponed [...]

12 November 2019
Recruitment (november 2019)
Two new projects in robotics applied to forestry are proposed by Professor Philippe Giguère: Guided navigation in forest with Teach-and-Repeat (M.Sc.)3D map building with LiDAR in forested environments (Ph.D.) Other projects are [...]