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On stage a representative of the Japanese timber company Sumitomo Forestry has revealed plans for the world's tallest wooden building in Tokyo, a 350-metre skyscraper that would also be the country's highest.
On the 11 October, the ISC opened with the traditional market analyses provided by authoritative experts in the sector. The development of production and consumption suggests that the nice pace of growth which was observed in 2017 is expected to continue into the rest of 2018. While the situation for 2019 looks good, there are some darkening clouds on the horizon.
Club du Bois 10/01/2018 European Parliament
The Club Du Bois is an event jointly organised by EOS together with its partner CEI-Bois and EPF. The Honourable Member of the EU Parliament, Mrs Noichl is the Chairwoman.The main focus of the meeting was the contribution of the woodworking chain in the European Communication "Investing in a smart, innovative and sustainable Industry A renewed EU Industrial Policy Strategy".
The EOS Member, Mr Michael Proschek from the Holzindustrie Schweighofer took part as speaker at this event having a presentation on "Integrating Innovation into the sawmill business" integrating Innovation into the sawmill businessIn the picture, the Honourable Mr Rübig (on the left) and Mr Proschek.
In the picture the speakers of the event, Mr Bert Vandenkendelaere, from UNILIN, Mr Michael Proschek, from Holzindustrie Schweighofer, Mr Uwe Kies, from Innovawood, and the Honourable Mrs Noichl.
International Softwood Conference 2017 - Hamburg (2° conference day)
China - Shen Wei (Sec. Gen. of Wood Importers Committee of China Timber & Wood Products Distribution Association)
Japan - Michael Nomura (Sales Manager Holzindustrie Schweighofer GmbH)
Sweden Delegate: Mikael Eliasson
Finnish Delegate: Kai Merivuoiri
Don't forget...OCTOBER 2018: The next International Softwood Conference will take place in Riga.
International Softwood Conference 2017 - Hamburg (1° conference day)
(Participants of the 2017 ISC)
Opening speech of the EOS President, Mr Auvinen
The EOS President announces the nomination of Mr Sève as EOS Honorary Board Member.
Mr Bychkov, Managing Director Marketing and Communication, ILIM TIMBER.
Short panel discussion (In the picture:from right to left Mr Ibrahim Elshal, CEO&Purchasing Director, Elshal Timber, Mr Bychkov, Managing Director Marketing and Communication, ILIM TIMBER, and the moderator of the conference, Mr Keith Fryer).
Panel discussion (ETTF and EOS Members)
Schweighofer Prize 2017
Schweighofer Prize 2017 All Winners
View of the evening event
The Schweighofer Prize 2017 dinner
Mr Schweighofer and the EOS Office team
International Hardwood Conference, 17 September 2015, Copenhagen
Schweighofer Prize 2015 - Vienna, 16 June 2015
Austrian Federal Minister Andrä Rupprechter, Erich Wiesner (winner of the prize), Gerald Schweighofer, Austrian Federal Minister Rudolf Hundstorfer, Claudius Kollmann and Alfred Teischinger (jury)
More info about the Schweighofer Prize
EOS General Assembly - Vienna 16 June 2015
Club du Bois meeting - Strasbourg 28 April 2015
European Parliament - Strasbourg
MEP Maria Noichl, MEP Miapetre Kumpula-Natri and Assistant and EOS Secretary General Kimmo Järvinen
EPF Managing Director Clive Pinnington, MEP Paul Brannen, CEI-Bois President Marc Michielsen and EOS Board member Ernest Schillinger
MEP Sirpa Pietikainen
MEP Elisabeth Köstinger, Paolo Scommegna (EPF) and MEP Eric Andrieu
MEP Damiano Zoffoli and MEP Brando Benifei
EOS Secretary General Kimmo Järvinen
Brussels Wood Action Days 2014