The Biennial Meeting of the Scandinavian Society of Forest Economics


Lom, Norway


General Information


Download the preliminary program (pdf 15 kb) (updated March 31st, 2008)

Download the first call for papers (pdf 54 kb)

Travel information/travel schedule

Registration time has finished.


Hotel prices:

Price for the whole stay (Sunday April 6th to Wednesday 9th) is NOK 4,000 per person. (This includes bed in double room, breakfasts and lunches, dinners on Monday and Wednesday, and the anniversary dinner on Tuesday). Single room costs NOK 350,- extra per night per person.


Extra night at the hotell costs NOK 400,- per person in double room + NOK 300,- for single room.


50 years anniversary dinner at Vianvang with the fabulous cook Arne Brimi (Honorary Doctor at UMB) in the evening of April 8. All other meals will be served at Fossheim Turisthotell.


An excursion in the area will take place after lunch on Wednesday April 9 from 12.30 to 16.30 (Prelimary theme: Nature based tourism).


If a sufficient number of people are interested, a whole-day walk on the glacier could be arranged on Thursday April 10. An early start is expected (08.00 or earlier), and a train leaves from Otta at 19.30. A bus will be available from Lom to Otta. At this time of the year, this could be a fantastic experience! The trip is suitable for people with normal physical capacity. The tour operator will provide all necessary equipment.


This will cost about NOK 600,- per person (incl. meals). A minimum of 8 persons is needed to arrange this trip.



Normal climate in mid April: +2,4 °C, 10 mm precipitation in April.