Program

This program is subject to change. Please check this page often for any updates. Final program listing all presenters will be posted closer to the date of the Conference

Monday, June 12

8:00 AM Registration (open till noon)
9:00 AM Opening ceremony
10:30 AM Health break
11:00 AM Plenary:  Forest Sector Innovation
12:00 PM Lunch break
1:00 PM Technical session 1
3:00 PM Health break
3:30 PM Technical session 2
5:30 PM Wine & cheese reception
7:00 PM End of day’s events

Tuesday, June 13

8:30 AM Plenary: Innovations in Forest Products and Services
9:30 AM Health break
10:00 AM Technical session 3
12:00 PM Lunch break
1:00 PM Technical session 4
3:00 PM Health break
3:30 PM Technical session 5
5:30 PM Poster session (SWST Poster Competition)
7:30 PM End of day’s events

Wednesday, June 14

8:30 AM Plenary: Innovations in Wood Building and Design
9:15 AM International Academy of Wood Science (IAWS) Academy Lecture
9:45 AM Health break
10:15 AM CEO Panel | Innovations in Forest Products: Successful models from around the world
12:15 PM Site visit – bus to UBC (packed lunch en route)
1:00 PM In-Conference tour
5:30 PM Conference dinner (Museum of Anthropology)
8:30 pm Bus to hotel

Thursday, June 15

8:30 AM Plenary: Innovations in Forest Policy and Management
9:30 AM Health break
10:00 AM Technical session 6
12:00 PM Lunch break/SWST business meeting
1:00 PM Technical session 7
3:00 PM Health break
3:30 PM RG meeting
4:30 PM Student & Early Stage Researcher Incubator
6:30 PM End of day’s events

Friday, June 16

8:30 AM Plenary: Innovations in Business Models and Management
9:30 AM Health break
10:00 AM Technical session 8
12:00 PM Lunch break
1:00 PM Technical session 9
3:00 PM Health break
3:30 PM Technical group reporting
4:30 PM Resolutions/Closing ceremony
5:30 PM End of Conference & Convention