AF2R: The Tree is in the Beam, Music and Ice Cream

6 May 2022

Don’t miss the Rendez-vous forêt des profs of the Association forestière des deux rives (AF2R)! Maxime Parot, for a second consecutive year, will be among the invited experts!



DATE AND TIME: May 6, 2022 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

THEMES: transformation, properties and uses of wood

TARGETS: All school stakeholders and teacher candidates, but more specifically :

  • Cycle 2 and 3 elementary science and technology teachers
  • Secondary school teachers in science and technology; Exploration of vocational training


Redefine your vision of wood! Discover the first transformation of wood in a factory, step by step, as if you were there. Then follow the natural evolution of this material in a second transformation, all curves and music. Finally, take a trip to the molecular scale to explore all the hidden properties that this wonderful material of the future has to offer.


Of course, experts will be happy to answer your questions about the professions presented and the topics discussed during the webinar.

  • Sylvie Alain, Training Coordinator at Formabois
  • Mélanie Bergeron, development officer at the Association forestière du sud du Québec (AFSQ)
  • Maxime Parot, PhD student in wood and bio-based materials engineering at Université Laval

Register for the webinar here.