Grand Expo Ural

18-21 September 2018

The exhibitions will start in


INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON WOODWORKING

Date: 20 September 2017
Time: 10:00 –16:00
Venue:
Hall 1, Ekaterinburg-EXPO
Organizer: Ural State Forest Engineering University


The XII International Symposium on Woodworking will be held during four days of GRAND EXPO-URAL in Ekaterinburg-EXPO alongside the region’s leading forestry/woodworking and furniture industry trade shows – LESPROM-Ural Professional, and EXPOMEBEL-URAL. The Symposium’s speakers will present dozens of research papers and discussions dedicated to:

  • Efficiency and competitiveness of forestry and woodworking companies
  • New technological solutions for lumbering and processing of timber
  • Woodworking technologies for low-rise house construction and industrial building
  • Advanced woodworking equipment and tools
  • Safety and environment issues in the timber processing industry
  • Professional education and engineering in the woodworking industry

The Symposium will cover the following topics:

  • Lumbering, crosscutting, assortment, storage, barking and preservation of timber
  • Timber sawing, assortment, drying and protection of saw timber, complex use of deciduous and low quality timber and wood waste management
  • Joinery and construction woodwork: windows, doors, profiled details, parquetry
  • Furniture production, materials and accessories; glues, lacquers, paints
  • Production and transportation of wood chips, chemical treatment of natural resources
  • Production of wood boards, plywood, chipboards, fiberboards, wood plastics and composites
  • Modern wooden house building: design and technologies
  • Wooden goods: skis, matches, pencils, musical instruments, toys, household equipment, arts and crafts

Particular attention will be paid to works of young researchers and innovative projects aimed at energy efficiency in the timber sector, forest preservation and environment protection.

The Symposium program includes a tour around the international specialized exhibitions EXPOMEBEL-URAL and LESPROM-URAL Professional.

international specialized exhibitions



Official support

Government of the Sverdlovsk Region
Ekaterinburg City Adminsitration
Association of Furniture and Woodworking Enterprises of Russia
Federal Forestry Agency
Union of timber manufacturers and exporters of Russia
Ministry for Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation
Russian-German chamber of Commerce
Sverdlovsk Regional Business Support Foundation

General partners

Ural State Forest Engineering University
LesPromInform
Rekana, marketing agency
Mebelshchik Sibiri
Centerlesexpo
German House of Research and Innovation - Moscow



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