|The exciting roster of more than 20 speakers includes (from left) North American Plywood Corp.'s GM Dan Kuser, Decore-ative Specialties VP Todd Shapiro, and Joe Wheeler, Professor of Architecture + Design at Virginia Tech University. See who else is speaking>>.|
A series of fast-paced briefings will detail joint technology developments between suppliers and manufacturers in creating new materials and equipment. Taking place July 18, the day prior to AWFS Fair 2017 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, registration is $299 ($350 after June 30) and includes lunch, and the evening Leadership Reception, at which the 2017 Wood Industry 40 Under 40 Awards will be presented. Presentations include:
Wood Skyscrapers: CLT & High-rise Buildings
Growth and insight from Manufacturing Data
Joint Technology Development In Action
Among the most popular subjects at Woodworking Network are new developments in materials. In addition to digital staining and cross laminated timber and panel, hear about:
• One-off Digitally Printed Laminates - Stephanie Richardson, Design Manager, Schattdecor, will explain the technology and applications behind global decorative surfaces leader Schattdecor's move into its emerging digitally printed surfaces. Schattdecor operates its major U.S. production facility near St. Louis.
|Stiles is sponsor of
Wood Industry 40 Under 40
Class of 2017
This prequel to the evening Wood Industry 40 Under 40 Awards program (sponsored this year by Stiles) will poll some of the industry’s best and brightest rising talent. You'll learn how differently they think, and pain points they encounter as they try to change their organizations, and their industry.