ICNF 2019 - 4th International Conference on Natural Fibers

Natural Fibrenamics Green Award 2019

Development of value added, functional, cost-effective and innovative products is one the key strategies to increase the competitiveness of industrial sectors dealing with natural fibres. Looking at this important goal, and after the success of the last three editions of the Natural Fibrenamics Award, this event is again included in the ICNF2019 program, to award the best innovative products in the field of natural fibers. The innovative product applications will be displayed during the conference in a special showroom prepared for this purpose and evaluated by a selected jury, in terms of innovation, design and functionality. The contest intends to be a showcase of the latest innovations in the field of natural fibers, both for the scientific and industrial communities.

No registration fees, regarding the participation at Natural Fibrenamics Green Award 2019, are required for applicants and conference registration is not mandatory.

The Application Form and Conditions of Entry can be found bellow. Please send your application to secretariat@icnf2019.fibrenamics.com

The deadline for submission is 31st May 2019.

Winners of the last editions:

Winner of the Natural Fibrenamics Award 2017


Author: Lasa

Project: Smart Bed


Winner of the Natural Fibrenamics Award 2015


Author: Ahmed El-Sabbagh

Project: Development of novel flame
retardant natural fibers
reinforced plastic composites
by extrusion

Winner of the Natural Fibrenamics Award 2013


Author: Marko Likon 

Project: Use of poplar seed fibers 
as advanced materials for production 
of super sorbents and insulation materials


  • Application form (docpdf)
  • Conditions of entry (pdf)

Best Poster Award

The Best Poster Award will be included in this edition, in recognition of the most outstanding posters of the conference. A Poster Award Committee will review all of the posters during the poster sessions. Selections are based on three criteria: Originality of the Research, Clarity of the presentation, and Quality of the results presented.

All presented posters are eligible for nomination for this award.





  • - Application form (docpdf)
  • - Cond. of entry (pdf)



Abstract submission

15th February 2019

Communication of acceptance

15th March 2019

Early Bird registration

22nd April 2019

Award Application

31th May 2019