Opportunities for Underutilized Wood: Energy and Wood Products

Join us to learn how underutilized wood (low use wood) can be used for improving forest management and an opportunity for businesses.
Opportunities for Underutilized Wood: Energy and Wood Products - Workshops
Language: English
$75.00

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Description

When: Tours & Reception (optional)
Mon., Apr. 30, 2018 (1:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
Symposium
Tue., May 1, 2018 (8:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Where: Erickson Alumni Center
1 Alumni Dr.
Morgantown, West Virginia 26505

registration deadline: April 23, 2018
11:59 p.m.

Underutilized wood, sometimes called “low use wood,” can be used for improving forest management in the eastern United States and an opportunity for businesses. Plan to join us for Opportunities for Underutilized Wood: Energy & Wood Products a two-day event including site tours, networking, presentations, panels and discussion sessions.

Agenda

Monday, April 30, 2018
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

01:00 pm Tours & Reception (optional)

08:00 am Registration / Breakfast

08:30 am Welcome / Introductions

08:45 am State of the Regional Forest Presentation

09:15 am Harvest & Processing Panel Discussion

10:15 am Morning Break / State Wood Energy Team Posters

10:30 am Merchandising & Uses Presentation

11:00 am Merchandising & Uses Panel Discussion

12:00 pm Lunch (provided) / State Wood Energy Team Posters

01:00 pm Business Opportunity Support

01:30 pm Dealing With Feedstock Volatility

02:00 pm Afternoon Break / State Wood Energy Team Posters

02:30 pm Business Opportunity Development Panel

03:30 pm Closing Discussion / Comments

Instructors

Bioenergy Agroforestry Forest Economics and Finance International Forestry Forest Extension Non Timber Forest Products

More by Michael Jacobson, Ph.D. 

Forestry Forest Ecology Biomass Crops Bioenergy Bioproducts

More by Sarah Wurzbacher 

Jesse Gandi

Eric Kingsley

Joseph McNeel

Brett Robertson

Kenya Stump

Jingxin Wang

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