A confident career path: A Deloitte/Manufacturing Institute study projects that 3.5 million manufacturing jobs will be needed by 2025.
The opportunity is growing: With millions working in the industry worldwide and increased demand for wood products, there is enormous potential.
There’s nothing basic about it: Advancements in automation, robotics, and design opening up new possibilities means high-tech skills are in high demand.
Better for more than just business: A focus on modern, sustainable forestry practices and emerging renewable technologies is the new normal.
One of the best ways to get to know the wood industry is to interact with and learn from the pros who do it every day. See below for upcoming wood industry events, webinars, and more.
IBS (International Builders' Show) is a leading event for the residential construction industry, featuring a trade show, educational seminars, and opportunities to connect with fellow builders.
KBIS will be virtual in 2021 and include interactive platforms that showcase the latest industry products, trends and technologies, and offer professional development opportunities.
The 2021 Closets Conference & Expo is the national event for closets, garage, and organized storage professionals. The expo includes plant tours and all the new and trending products.