Upcoming Events

January 7 - April 5

UBC - Online Certificate in Industrial Wood Finishing

Part-time online training program with a one-week hands-on practical session - this is North America's most comprehensive wood finishing certificate program.

The certificate program provides participants with a broad understanding of the field of wood finishing. It's designed for individuals who have some general experience in wood finishing and would like to expand their knowledge.

Date: January 7 - April 5

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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April 3 - 5

2019 COFI Convention

BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI) will hold its annual convention, the largest gathering of the forest sector in Western Canada. Each year this event attracts industry CEOs and executives from continental North America and overseas companies, senior representatives from customers, suppliers, financial institutions, law firms, as well as local, provincial, federal government and First Nations leaders.

Date: April 3 - 5

Time: 6:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Location: JW Marriott Parq Vancouver
39 Smithe Street, Vancouver

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May 7

AIBC Confab

The Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC) Confab is a new one-day professional development event which offers interactive workshops, panel discussions, and intimate seminars - all with the common goal of promoting conversation and a shared learning experience among fellow architects.

Date: May 7

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Vancouver Convention Centre West
1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

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May 28 - 30

CaGBC 2019 Annual Conference - Building Lasting Change

Hosted by the Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC), this national event attracts delegates representing every aspect of the green building industry including engineers, architects, designers, builders, manufacturers, real estate professionals and policy advisors. The 2019 "Building Lasting Change" theme will surround striking a balance between carbon reduction, health and resilience.

Date: May 28 - 30

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Vancouver Convention Centre
999 Canada Place, Vancouver

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Project Gallery

Our comprehensive Project Gallery contains quick access to a large database of projects. Each profile contains a detailed overview of the project as well as the wood used to achieve the end result.

Project Gallery

Carbon Calculator

With growing pressure to reduce the carbon footprint of the built environment, building designers are increasingly being called upon to balance functionality and cost objectives with reduced environmental impact. The Carbon Calculator is a free tool that evaluates the carbon footprint of a wood building and provides results that include carbon storage and avoided emissions.

Carbon Calculator

B.C. Supplier Directory

British Columbia wood product suppliers offer a wide range of high-quality wood in both construction and appearance grades. Manufacturers in B.C. deliver a variety of commodity and specialized wood products – from dimensional lumber, engineered, mass timber and speciality products, to furniture, doors and windows, pulp, paper and pellets.

B.C. Supplier Directory

Resource Library

View our educational resource library consisting of wood-based case studies, modules, guides, videos, fact sheets, research and toolkits.

Resource Library

Image Library

The B.C. forest industry can download and use any of over 2,000 high-quality professional photographs at no charge for upcoming projects.

Image Library