• Russia’s Market of Timber and Sawn Wood 2017 conference takes a close look at prospects of the Russian industry

    MAXConference will hold the 2nd International Conference on the Russian wood market in Moscow on 21 April 2017. The event’s venue will be the Intercontinental Hotel. Key topics addressed by the conference include:

  • Australian Smart Skyscrapers Summit will discuss potential of tall timber buildings

    Making its Australian debut, the Smart Skyscrapers Summit comes to Melbourne in March of 2017. One of the main topics will be rethinking Australian tall building design inspired by climate, culture and context. Featured speakers include sustainable building specialist Alistair Guthrie of Arup UK and Dr Philip Oldfield of the University of New South Wales will speak about how timber construction could revolutionise skyscraper typology.

  • Potential of wood as a building material will be discussed at BAU 2017

    16-21 January 2017: BAU, the world’s leading trade fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems, which takes place from 16 to 21 January 2017 in Munich, Germany, says it will “feature a number of new developments for wood materials, timber construction and facade systems as well as interior work, stairs, floor coverings and accessories”. The show […]

  • Montréal Wood Convention provides market insight and networking opportunities

    28-30 March 2017: The Montréal Wood Convention invites participants to its 5th edition from March 28 to 30 2017 at the Bonaventure Montréal hotel. In 2016 the Convention attracted no fewer than 750 participants from across Canada, the United States and overseas and more than 90 exhibitors. Manufacturers, wholesalers, importers, retailers as well as suppliers of […]

  • IHF 2016 focuses on urban construction development

    7-9 December 2016: The 22nd edition of the International Wood Construction Conference (IHF) takes place in the German town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen from 7-9 December 2016. The conference takes a close look at urban construction trends and the role wood can play in contemporary and future urban construction. Speakers will present the latest developments in timber engineering […]

  • International Softwood Conference takes place in Paris

    12-14 October 2016:  The French Timber Trade Association (Le Commerce du Bois – LCB) and the French National Organization of Sawmills (Fédération Nationale du Bois – FNB) organise this year’s International Softwood Conference in Paris from 12-14 October. According to the organisers, the conference will examine both supply and demand side issues and provide a unique occasion […]

  • AHEC revives European Hardwood Conference

    20-21 October 2016: Under the theme “driving change in European hardwood markets” AHEC will once again hold its European Hardwood Conference this year. The event will take place on 20 and 21 October in Copenhagen at the Mariott Hotel. AHEC says it will be bringing together leaders from the US hardwood industry and major buyers from European markets […]

  • CNFPIA invites to 3rd WBP World Congress

    23-24 September 2016: The China National Forest Products Industry Association (CNFPIA) invites to the 3rd Wood-based Panels World Congress and concurrent China (Linyi) International Timber Industry Expo, which will take place in Linyi city, Shandong Province, China. The event coincides with the China (Linyi) International Trade and Logistics Fair. Green manufacturing will be the key […]

  • National Forest Institute of Guatemala organises round table

    8 September 2016: The National Forest Institute (INAB) of Guatemala invites all persons interested in trading forest products with Guatemala and the Central American region to the 1st Central American Forest Products Business Encounter that will take place in Guatemala City on 8 September 2016.   You can find more information on the event website: or contact Denise Jarquin at   […]