Industry Events

BRE's Build4Quality conference on green homes

Registrations are open for the Build4Quality conference organised by BRE on 16 September 2015 at Altitude, Millbank Tower in London.

The topic of the event is "Sustainable, low-carbon, energy-efficient houses and developments can reduce fuel bills, increase comfort and command higher market prices. How can developers, architects and contractors ensure quality and performance while meeting demand for new homes?".

In detail, the conference will explore the market for 'green' homes, examining design issues and look how to improve supply chain skills to increase efficiency onsite and avoid the performance gap between designed and operational performance.

For more information click here.

CPET woodfuel guidance webinar

The Central Point of Expertise on Timber (CPET) will be running a woodfuel guidance webinar on 30 July 2015.

The event, focused on Timber Standard, is open to producers and suppliers involved in the purchase and/or use of woodfuel in the UK.

Register for free at [email protected].

Network forum on Energy Efficiency for Manufacturers

On 30 July 2015, the Construction Product Association (CPA) will be holding a network forum on Energy Efficiency for Manufacturers at the Building Centre, in Central London. 

Topics for discussion will include leadership, commonly agreed framework and standards, transparent and logical financial processes, verification, certification and stakeholder communication.

To register click here.

Forum Wood Building Nordic 2015

The annual Forum Wood Building Nordic will take place in Växjö, Sweden, on the 24th-25th September 2015. The event, hosted by the Linnaeus University, is the main conference for wood building and timber construction in the Nordic countries and part of the international Forum Holzbau organization.

The 2015 edition's topic will be "Competition and competence: how can we reach a higher level?". Academics and practitioners are expected to exchange experiences and learn from the forefront in the field.

High-class lectures from international speakers are accompanied by a comprehensive exhibition, where different organizations show their latest products and services. Click here to download the program or register here.

2015 FEFPEB Congress in Cork

The 2015 FEFPEB (European Federation of Wooden Pallet and Packaging Manufacturers) Congress will be held in Cork, Ireland, on the 28th-30th October 2015.

The event, hosted by Timcon, will gather companies representing 70% of the output of Europe's pallets and packaging industry including the most relevant manufacturers and pallet pooling operators.

FEFPEB comprehends professional associations of wooden pallet and packaging manufacturers from 14 European countries: Italy, Germany, UK, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, Austria, Sweden, France, The Netherlands, Belgium, Turkey, Lithuania and Denmark.

For more information click here.