Events

The world's oldest wooden objects
28 Aug

The world's oldest wooden objects

Supported by World Wood Day Foundation, this webpage serves as a platform for the scientific community to collect, display and share early traces of wood utilization. Please come to explore or contribute to this webpage!

International Woodcarving Art exhibition
23 Jul

International Woodcarving Art exhibition

IWCS is currently holding the International Woodcarving Art exhibition at DongYang Woodcarving Museum from May 18th to August 17th in DongYang City, Zhejiang Province, China. The 108 carvings are the collections of 90 woodcarving artists from 64 countries at 2014 World Wood Day themed “Homeland."

FS17 & AAW Joint 2017 Symposium
21 Jun

FS17 & AAW Joint 2017 Symposium

The Furniture Society (FS) & The American Association of Woodturners (AAW) have their first joint symposium in Kansas City, Missouri, USA from June 22-25.

IUFRO Division 5 Conference 2017
10 May

IUFRO Division 5 Conference 2017

The 2017 Forest Sector Innovations for a Greener Future conference will be held in Vancouver, BC, Canada from June 12-16th. Dr. Howard Rosen and Professor Yang Ping will represent World Wood Day Foundation (WWDF) and International Wood Culture Society (IWCS) as the Organizer and Co-organizer of a technical session titled “Wood and Forest Culture: A Path to a Greener Future” at 13:00 & 15:30 on June 12th. IWCS representatives will also participate in oral presentations. For more session details, please visit: http://www.iufrodiv5-2017.ca/submissions/technical-special-sessions/

2017 World Wood Day
26 Oct

2017 World Wood Day

2017 World Wood Day will be held in Los Angeles, California, USA on March 21st with the theme of "Roots" to review our identity, culture as well as interrelationship with nature and wood throughout the history.

IUFRO-AO 2016
25 Oct

IUFRO-AO 2016

IWCS is attending the IUFRO Regional Congress for Asia and Oceania held in Beijing, China from 24th to 27th October. The congress title of the IUFRO-AO 2016 is Forests for Sustainable Development: The Role of Research.

WoodSciCraft (WSC) 2016
19 Sep

WoodSciCraft (WSC) 2016

The 2nd International Symposium Wood Science and Craftsmanship, with the theme of "Beauty and Technology in Wood Utilization", is held on 20-23 September 2016, Kyoto, Japan, following the first WoodSciCraft 2014 in Montpellier, France. IWCS is attending this professional gathering as a sponsor and continued supporter.

2016 AAW Symposium in Atlanta
02 Jun

2016 AAW Symposium in Atlanta

The American Association of Woodturners (AAW) will celebrate its 30th Annual International Symposium from June 9 to 12, 2016 at Atlanta Convention Center in Georgia. The AAW has played a crucial role in the development of contemporary woodturning and wood art since 1986.