We are pleased to announce that the ninth Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo (PELICE) will be held March 14-15, 2024, and once again in the Grand Ballroom North of the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
PELICE again immediately follows the Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo, which will be held March 12-13, 2024 also in the Grand Ballroom North. Both events are supported by Panel World and Wood Bioenergy magazines, and Georgia Research Institute.
Fifty speakers and 100 equipment exhibitor companies participated in the seventh Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo. Attendance, including speakers, exhibitor personnel, producers, consultants and academia, was 450. Executives, plant managers, project managers, engineers, human resources and other personnel from 30 wood products producer companies took in presentations delivered by industry personnel on a range of topics including Legal Matters, Global Technologies & Trends, Quality Control, Plywood & Veneer-Based Technologies, Resins/Waxes/Coatings, Air Treatment, Fire Prevention, Process Optimization, Products/Research/Labor and Energy Applications.
We expect another excellent environment at the 2024 PELICE. We sincerely hope your company takes full advantage of one of the exhibitor sponsorship packages.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is PELICE and when?
PELICE is the Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo, co-hosted by Panel World magazine and Georgia Research Institute. It has been held every two years since 2008 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
What does PELICE emphasize?
PELICE caters to the structural and non-structural wood products industries, including veneer, plywood, OSB, MDF, particleboard, mass timber and other engineered wood products. Speakers, including keynoters, will address new projects, technologies and markets in those industries.
Who attends PELICE?
The PELICE attendance usually numbers up to 500, composed of ownership, officers, management and supervisory personnel from the leading wood products producers in the world.
Is there an exhibitor element to PELICE?
Yes, the exhibition is held on a Ballroom Floor immediately adjacent the seminar rooms. The exhibitor event is a key strength of PELICE.
What makes PELICE different from other industry events?
PELICE is unusual in that it draws both the structural and non-structural wood products industries to one event. Along with their own association membership meetings, many attendees consider PELICE their “must-go” event.
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PART FOUR: This is the fourth of a four-part series summarizing the presentations delivered during the Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo (PELICE) held this spring and hosted by Panel World in Atlanta March 31 to April 1. The first three parts appeared in the May, July and September issues. PELICE 2024 will be held…
PART THREE: This is the third of a four-part series summarizing the presentations delivered during the Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo (PELICE) held this spring and hosted by Panel World in Atlanta March 31 to April 1. The first two parts appeared in the May and July issues of Panel World, and the fourth and final selection will be in the upcoming November issue […]
March 14-15, 2024 | Atlanta, Georgia
PELICE is the Educational Event for the Worldwide Wood Products Industries Including Veneer, Plywood, OSB, MDF, Particleboard, Engineered Wood Products, Mass Timber and Value Added