Bill Arndell

Senior Research Scientist
Georgia-Pacific Chemicals, LLC

Recent Advancements in UF Scavenger Technologies Lead to Decreased Cycle Times and Improved Tack

Dick Baldwin, Ph.D.

Managing Partner
Oak Creek Investments

Moderator Introductions and The Carbon Connection

Steffen Bots

Technical Sales Expert
Addinol Lube Oil

The Impact of Friction on Energy Consumption—A Case Study from the Wood Processing Industry

Thomas Brotski

Principal/Senior Consultant
Harrison Group

Optimizing Forest Products Mills

Grigorii Bunimovich

Owner and COO
Matros Technologies

Base-Metal Catalysts for Wood Industry RCOs: Operating Experience and New Developments

Matt Cowen

Sales Manager
KCF Technologies

Optimizing Forest Products Mills

Jaymie Deemer
President
Nestec

Latest in WESP-RTO Installation Designs and Alternate Solutions

Brian Delbrueck

Head of Business Development
Wood Specialties, North America
Arxada

Developments in Protective Coatings for Engineered Wood

Patrick Donahue

Building Products Research Program Manager
University of Minnesota Duluth—Natural Resources Research Institute (NRRI)

I-Corps—Commercialization Boot Camp for Any Research Enterprise

Johannes Eder

Head of Sales North America
EGGER Wood Products

Positioning EGGER High-Quality TFL in North America

Jake Elston

Senior Vice President Operations
Roseburg Forest Products

Roseburg Forest Products Growth and Geographic Diversification

Tom Evans

Former Chief of Operations
Coastal Forest Resources

The Softwood Plywood Producer: Finding and Integrating Technological Advancements

Dane Floyd

Principal
Veneer Services

Latest Advances in NFPA Compliant Material Handling

Colin Folco

Director Modernization North America
Dieffenbacher

Global Influence: A Convergence on North America

Rob Freres

President
Freres Lumber, Inc.

Steps Taken to Invent Mass Ply Panels and Continuing Innovations at Freres Lumber

Rakesh Govind, Ph.D.

President
PRD Tech, Inc.

Microemulsion Assisted Biotreatment of VOCs in Exhaust Gases

Wedig Graf Grote

Chief Operating Officer
Swiss Krono USA, Inc.

Establishing an Integrated European MDF mill in the Southeast

John Hargrove

Partner
Bradley

What Keeps Your Legal Team Up At Night?
Dust and Stuff

Steve Jaasund

Geoenergy Products Manager
LDX Solutions LLC.

RCOs for Wood Dryer VOC Control—Why Not?

Fred Kamke, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of Wood Science & Engineering
Oregon State University
Director
NSF Wood-Based Composites Center

The Expanding Role of Plywood and Veneer-Based Products in Construction

Alan Knokey

Vice President
USNR

How the World Changed and Veneer Lathes Evolved

Jason Kovacik

Sales Manager
Finna Sensors

Increase Throughput and Profitability Through IoT Data-Driven Moisture Control

Jason Krbec

Sales Engineering Manager
CV Technology

Advances in Water Mist Fire Protection for Specialty Process Areas

Richard Lepine

General Manager
Argos Solutions, LLC.

Automatic Grading Technology: Update on the Technology and Real Life Experiences

Terry Liles, Ph.D.

Director of Raw Materials
Huber Engineered Woods

Application of EVOP and Tagucchi Designs for the Wood Products Industry

Cole Martin

Capital Sales & Modernization Manager
Dieffenbacher

Global Influence: A Convergence on North America

Keith Mays

President
EWS North America, LLC.

How MONITOR Plus GmbH Production Monitoring Systems Meet a Variety of QC Needs for Your Flooring, Furniture and EWP Lines

Anna McCann

President
Merritt Machinery, LLC

A Panel Discussion on New Lathe and Composer Technologies and Recent Installations

 

Robert Miller

Senior Scientist
Georgia-Pacific Chemicals, LLC.

Recent Advancements in UF Scavenger Technologies Lead to Decreased Cycle Times and Improved Tack

Jackson Morrill

President & CEO
American Wood Council

Driving the Carbon Story for Wood Products: An Update from the American Wood Council

Kevin Nesbitt

National Sales Manager
Player Design, Inc.

Innovative Low Ash Biomass Energy System for Wood Products Plants

Jeff Nichols

Managing Partner
Industrial Fire Prevention

Recent Advancements in Spark Detection Better Protect Your Panelboard Process

Jeffrey Otjen

Technical Services Project Manager
Georgia-Pacific Chemicals, LLC.

Next Generation Resin Technology for Decreasing Press Cycle Times 8-13%

Wendy Owens

CEO
Hexas Biomass

Non-Wood “Green” Boards and Building Materials

Jesse L. Paris, Ph.D.

R&D Group Leader – Bio Materials
Willamette Valley Company

Engineered, Value-Add Wax for Enhanced Panel Performance and Improved Safety

Doug Pauze

President
Coastland Wood Industries

Building on a Foundation of Success through COVID

Richard Poindexter

President
Search North America

Wood Products Employment Trends and How to Keep Your Employees Engaged

Scott Poole

President & COO
RoyOMartin

Project Indy-OSB 3.0

Ed Pridgen

Vice President
Flamex, Inc.

Water Mist Technology for Fighting Fires in Large Material Storage Areas

David Pugh

Partner
Bradley

What Keeps Your Legal Team Up At Night?
Exterior Wall Sheathing Options: Code Compliance and Other Issues

Dr. Philipp Sauter

Principal
Wood Products Consulting
AFRY

Wood Processing Post-COVID-19?

Rodney Schwartz

Senior Vice President
Durr Systems (MEGTEC)

Advancement in WESP Design for Dryer Particulate Control

Bijan Shams

President
Cogent Industrial Technologies

Breaking Down the Complexity of Delivering Capital Projects Through Digital Transformation

Arijit Sinha, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of Wood Science & Engineering
Oregon State University
Associate Director
NSF Wood-Based Composites Center

The Expanding Role of Plywood and Veneer-Based Products in Construction

Michael Spurgin

Sales Manager – North America
LIMAB, Inc.

An Overview of In Process Board Measurement Technologies

Charles Stewart

Partner
Bradley

What Keeps Your Legal Team Up At Night?
Moderator Introductions and Legal Overview

Roger Tutterow

Professor of Economics and director of the Econometric Center in the Dept. of Economics at the Miles J. Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University

On the Economic, Business & Political Climate

Sarahanne Vaughan

Associate
Bradley

What Keeps Your Legal Team Up At Night?
Specimen Cups

Jeff Vaughn

Eastern Regional Technical and CI Manager
Continuous Improvement and Optimization Team
Roseburg Forest Products

Challenging the Traditional Model of Experimentation and Trails Through a Design of Experiment Methodology Approach

Tom Wechsler

President
Wechsler Technologies & Engineering LLC

Fines to Energy: Developments in Suspension Burning for Board Plants

Trevor Wendt

Market Area Vice President — North America
Raute

Raute RX Series: “Fit to Your Need”

Timothy M. Young, Ph.D.

Professor/Data Scientist
University of Tennessee

Digital Twins Using Machine Learning for Optimization in the Sustainable Biomaterials Industries

Stefan Zöllig

Principal
Timbatec AG Timber Engineering

Scrimber CSC—Carbon Sink Concrete