British Timber Seminar

Start date and time

Wednesday 29 November 2017


IOM3 London 297 Euston Road London, NW1 3AQ United Kingdom

Join this group of true wood enthusiasts for an entertaining and informative programme of short talks for the British forestry and timber community. The event will showcase some of the new products and progress in British timber and wood science, and its relevance to the industry today.

There will be opportunity to ask questions, network and discuss with others in the trade, consultants and specialists.

Refreshments from 16.30 pm

17.00 Home-grown timber now and in the future

Dan Ridley-Ellis, Edinburgh Napier University

17.30 New products from UK timbers

Morwenna Spear, Bangor University

18.00 Wood composites – microscopic to macroscopic

Martin Ansell, University of Bath

The Wood Technology Society is part of The Institute of Materials Minerals and Mining (IOM3). This free event is being held in ‘The Mine’, at the IOM3 headquarters, conveniently situated next to Warren Street tube station.

The Wood Technology Society, formerly the Institute of Wood Science (IWSc). Our purpose is to advance and encourage the scientific, technical, practical and general knowledge of timber and wood based materials.