Event Programme

3 December - 5 December

Day 1

ANALYTICAL SESSION

Language: russian
Participation: free, by prior registration, exhibition ticket admission

Partner: WhatWood 

3 December

10:30 - 13:00

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/03/2019 10:30 12/03/2019 13:00 Overview of the current state of the forest industry The event will summarize the preliminary results of the forest industry in 2019. Also, industry experts will discuss the timber market in Russia, global lumber sales markets, wood panels distribution in Russia, investment projects in the forest  industry and other relevant topics.
  • 10:30-11:00 Gathering of participants
  • 11:00-11:05 Moderator’s greeting  
  • 11:05-11:20 Russian timber market: is the bottom hit? (current situation with the plant’s round wood  supply, prices, forecasts, round wood  balance)
  • 11:20-11:35 Global lumber sales markets with the focus on China (the price level and stock discussion,  factors that put pressure on the market)
  • 11:35-11:50 Wood panels’ distribution in Russia  
  • 11:50-12:05 Investment projects in the Russian forest  industry
  • 12:05-12:20 Forest industry investment risks 
  • 12:20-12:35 High-margin products in the Russian forest industry (risks, investment volume, market entry threshold)
  • 12:35-12:50 Summing up the preliminary results of the Russian forest industry  in 2019
  • 12:50-13:00 Q&A session
Main Arena Europe/Moscow

ANALYTICAL SESSION

Overview of the current state of the forest industry

The event will summarize the preliminary results of the forest industry in 2019. Also, industry experts will discuss the timber market in Russia, global lumber sales markets, wood panels distribution in Russia, investment projects in the forest  industry and other relevant topics.

  • 10:30-11:00 Gathering of participants
  • 11:00-11:05 Moderator’s greeting  
  • 11:05-11:20 Russian timber market: is the bottom hit? (current situation with the plant’s round wood  supply, prices, forecasts, round wood  balance)
  • 11:20-11:35 Global lumber sales markets with the focus on China (the price level and stock discussion,  factors that put pressure on the market)
  • 11:35-11:50 Wood panels’ distribution in Russia  
  • 11:50-12:05 Investment projects in the Russian forest  industry
  • 12:05-12:20 Forest industry investment risks 
  • 12:20-12:35 High-margin products in the Russian forest industry (risks, investment volume, market entry threshold)
  • 12:35-12:50 Summing up the preliminary results of the Russian forest industry  in 2019
  • 12:50-13:00 Q&A session

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Registration

WOOD PANELS CONFERENCE

Language: russian
Participation: free, exhibition ticket admission

3 December

13:30 - 15:30

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/03/2019 13:30 12/03/2019 15:30 Wood panels industry overview: analysis of the current situation, cases from manufacturers
  • Zhanna Martynova, General director, «VVS»; Member, The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation
  • Analysis of the current situation on the wood panels market. Promising Niches for Development
 
  • Alexander Shalashov, General director, VNIIDREV
  • State and prospects of development of the production of wood panels in Russia
  • Sergey Emelianov, Chipboards manufacturing Head, IKEA Industry Novgorod
  • Topic TBC
  • Ali Kılıç, General Director, Kastamonu in Russia 
  • Topic TBC
Main Arena Europe/Moscow

Wood panels

Wood panels industry overview: analysis of the current situation, cases from manufacturers

  • Zhanna Martynova, General director, «VVS»; Member, The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation
  • Analysis of the current situation on the wood panels market. Promising Niches for Development
 
  • Alexander Shalashov, General director, VNIIDREV
  • State and prospects of development of the production of wood panels in Russia
  • Sergey Emelianov, Chipboards manufacturing Head, IKEA Industry Novgorod
  • Topic TBC
  • Ali Kılıç, General Director, Kastamonu in Russia 
  • Topic TBC

Moderators

Zhanna Martynova
General director, «VVS»; Member, The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

AUTOMATION AND ROBOTIZATION

Language: russian
Participation: free, exhibition ticket admission

Partner: Russian Association of Robotics

3 December

16:00 - 18:00

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/03/2019 16:00 12/03/2019 18:00 Manufacturing automation in the furniture industry Main Arena Europe/Moscow

Manufacturing automation

Manufacturing automation in the furniture industry

INFOBIO CONFERENCE

Language: russian
Participation: paid, by prior registration

Organizer:
  • InfoBio IAA
  • The Bioenergy international
  • The National Bioenergy Union

3 December

10:00 - 18:00

Conference Hall C


Add to calendar 12/03/2019 10:00 12/03/2019 18:00 Wood pellets, briquettes and chips: production, distribution, consumption Registration required

Pressing issues of wood waste management, as well as issues of production, marketing and consumption of fuel pellets, briquettes, wood chips and other types of biofuels.
 

Key topics of reports and discussions:

  • The world market for fuel pellets, briquettes and wood chips
  • Biofuel consumption trends in Russia and the world
  • Presentations of Russian biofuel producers
  • Presentations of Western biofuel buyers
  • Equipment for biofuel production, its use and storage
  • Prospects for Biofuel Export and Local Market
  • Raw Material for Biofuel Production: Forest Resources
  • Logistics - what, where, how much
Conference Hall C Europe/Moscow

Wood pellets, briquettes and chips

Wood pellets, briquettes and chips: production, distribution, consumption

Registration required

Pressing issues of wood waste management, as well as issues of production, marketing and consumption of fuel pellets, briquettes, wood chips and other types of biofuels.

 

Key topics of reports and discussions:

  • The world market for fuel pellets, briquettes and wood chips
  • Biofuel consumption trends in Russia and the world
  • Presentations of Russian biofuel producers
  • Presentations of Western biofuel buyers
  • Equipment for biofuel production, its use and storage
  • Prospects for Biofuel Export and Local Market
  • Raw Material for Biofuel Production: Forest Resources
  • Logistics - what, where, how much

Registration

Day 2

WOODEN DOORS SESSION

Language: russian
Participation: free, exhibition ticket admission

Partner: National Association of the Door Industry

4 December

11:00 - 13:00

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/04/2019 11:00 12/04/2019 13:00 Comparative analysis of Russian and imported equipment for the wooden doors manufacturing

It is planned to highlight the most pressing issues of concern for the industry:

  • Is import substitution possible in the field of technological equipment of wooden doors manufacturing enterprises?
  • The share of domestic equipment in the sector of wooden doors manufacturing.
  • What prevents domestic manufacturers of machine tools and equipment for woodworking from increasing sales to manufacturers of wooden doors?
  • Opinion of doors market leaders and / or leading manufacturers of machine tools and equipment for woodworking on the topic of the event.
  • Successful cases of domestic manufacturers of woodworking equipment.
  • Imported woodworking equipment manufacturers and sellers experience in the Russian market.
Main Arena Europe/Moscow

Wooden doors session

Comparative analysis of Russian and imported equipment for the wooden doors manufacturing

It is planned to highlight the most pressing issues of concern for the industry:

  • Is import substitution possible in the field of technological equipment of wooden doors manufacturing enterprises?
  • The share of domestic equipment in the sector of wooden doors manufacturing.
  • What prevents domestic manufacturers of machine tools and equipment for woodworking from increasing sales to manufacturers of wooden doors?
  • Opinion of doors market leaders and / or leading manufacturers of machine tools and equipment for woodworking on the topic of the event.
  • Successful cases of domestic manufacturers of woodworking equipment.
  • Imported woodworking equipment manufacturers and sellers experience in the Russian market.

DESIGN SESSION

Language: russian
Participation: free, exhibition ticket admission

Partner: Russian Product Design Association / RPDA

 

4 December

13:30 - 15:30

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/04/2019 13:30 12/04/2019 15:30 CREATIVE WOOD: ideas, manufacturing, market. Session on wooden furniture and joinery design Industry professionals will discuss the relevance of integrating craft and ornamental traditions into modern furniture manufacturing as a “Made in Russia” identification tool in the global market; prospects for the development of collection design as a guide for the mass market and the formation of the taste of the local consumer; issues of export, competitiveness and positioning of the Russian furniture industry abroad. Main Arena Europe/Moscow

Design Session

CREATIVE WOOD: ideas, manufacturing, market. Session on wooden furniture and joinery design

Industry professionals will discuss the relevance of integrating craft and ornamental traditions into modern furniture manufacturing as a “Made in Russia” identification tool in the global market; prospects for the development of collection design as a guide for the mass market and the formation of the taste of the local consumer; issues of export, competitiveness and positioning of the Russian furniture industry abroad.

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Chemical industry for woodworking

Language: russian
Participation: free, by prior registration, exhibition ticket admission

Partner: STC Chimvest of The Ministry of Industry and Trade (Minpromtorg)


 

4 December

16:00 - 18:00

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/04/2019 16:00 12/04/2019 18:00 Chemical industry for woodworking The conference will address the following issues:
  • Chemical industry products for wood processing
  • Innovative developments in varnishes, paints and sealants for wood
  • Prospects for the development of relations between the chemical and woodworking industries
Main Arena Europe/Moscow

CHEMICAL INDUSTRY FOR WOODWORKING

Chemical industry for woodworking

The conference will address the following issues:

  • Chemical industry products for wood processing
  • Innovative developments in varnishes, paints and sealants for wood
  • Prospects for the development of relations between the chemical and woodworking industries

Moderators

Igor Lyashkov
Deputy director, STC Chimvest of The Ministry of Industry and Trade (Minpromtorg)

LESPROMINFORM CONFERENCE

Language: russian
Participation: paid, by prior registration

Organizer:
  • LesPromInform

4 December

10:00 - 14:00

Conference Hall C


Add to calendar 12/04/2019 10:00 12/04/2019 14:00 Glued timber: new markets and technologies for timber manufacturers Registration required

The main theme of the conference: export opportunities that open up for Russian sawmills in connection with the development of the global markets for CLT, KVH, glued beams and other glued products of mass demand.

The conference will address the following issues:

  • Production of glued structural beams for export: opportunities and risks
  • CLT panels: domestic market development or expansion into Europe
  • KVH bars: why Russian companies ignore the huge German market for jointed structural beams
  • Furniture panels for DIY networks and the construction sector
Conference Hall C Europe/Moscow

Glued timber

Glued timber: new markets and technologies for timber manufacturers

Registration required

The main theme of the conference: export opportunities that open up for Russian sawmills in connection with the development of the global markets for CLT, KVH, glued beams and other glued products of mass demand.

The conference will address the following issues:

  • Production of glued structural beams for export: opportunities and risks
  • CLT panels: domestic market development or expansion into Europe
  • KVH bars: why Russian companies ignore the huge German market for jointed structural beams
  • Furniture panels for DIY networks and the construction sector

Registration

Day 3

CASE-SESSION FOR FURNITURE COMPANIES

Language: russian
Participation: free, exhibition ticket admission

5 December

11:00 - 13:00

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/05/2019 11:00 12/05/2019 13:00 Success formula for furniture companies: how to set up production, increase its volumes and enter new markets Main Arena Europe/Moscow

Case-session for furniture companies

Success formula for furniture companies: how to set up production, increase its volumes and enter new markets

INNOVATIONS MANAGEMENT

Language: russian
Participation: free, by prior registration, exhibition ticket admission

Partner: SKOLKOVO Moscow School of Management

5 December

13:30 - 15:30

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/05/2019 13:30 12/05/2019 15:30 Innovations management in forest industry complex
Main Arena Europe/Moscow

Innovations management

Innovations management in forest industry complex


Registration

SEMA WORKSHOP

Language: russian
Participation: free, exhibition ticket admission

Organizer: FAETON​ 

5 December

16:00 - 17:00

Main Arena


Add to calendar 12/05/2019 16:00 12/05/2019 17:00 SEMA software for computer assisted design of wooden houses, constructions and stairs Main Arena Europe/Moscow

SEMA WORKSHOP

SEMA software for computer assisted design of wooden houses, constructions and stairs