LATEST FORESTRY PROJECT REVIEWS AND CASE STUDIES
Hear up-to-the-minute, practical case studies and reviews of ongoing wood & timber manufacturing projects in Russia. Discuss the practical side of project implementation in Russia with those who are doing it already. This is an opportunity to learn about the potential of the forestry business in Russia, as well as possible pitfalls and opportunities.
Development of the DOMESTIC MARKET for wood and timber products
Evaluation of the potential for growth in the specific product categories; access to raw materials; construction industry and furniture manufacturing
Discussion of HIGH-TECH TRENDS and RESEARCH PROJECTS
Modern technology and competetive products are key to the successful development of the forestry sector in Russia. However, with the level of investment needed for new plants and modernisation being high and sources of finance - scarce, are there non-capital intensive technologies, which can be implemented in Russia and thus improve the efficiency and competitiveness of the forest complex?
ONE-TO-ONE MEETINGS with senior directors from forestry companies
These pre-booked individual 10 minute meetings are designed to enhance participants' networking experince at this event, helping them to establish contacts and determine mutual areas of interest. Meetings with Sales Directors will be taking place in the evening of 1st April, and meetings with Senior Forest Directors in the evening of 2nd April. Meetings must be booked in advance on a first-come, first-served basis.
“THINK TANK” ROUND TABLES on specific industry topics
Informal Champagne round tables on up-and-coming issues in the Russian forestry sector, such as PPPs, Biofuels sector development, and more. You can move freely between these round tables to get the most out of the informal discussions with key experts in the industry
SAWN TIMBER & WOOD PANELS market analysis
Analysis of timber products on domestic and international markets, with a special focus on SAWN TIMBER & WOOD PANELS. Hear direct from Timber Sales Directors and Distributors on volumes, pricing, and supply & demand both globally and in Russia
“VIEW FROM THE TOP” INTERACTIVE DEBATE
Hear what forest industry leaders, government officials and investors have to say about the optimal and most viable ways of developing a profitable and investor-friendly forestry, wood & timber market in Russia and how to make Russian products competitive internationally