SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Wood Basics

Please note that attendees are expected to participate in the full event. Please plan to arrive Sunday, September 25 and depart Friday, September 30.

Schedule is tentative and subject to change. Please note that all times listed below are in Pacific Daylight Time (PDT).

 
Sunday, September 25
Arrivals
Monday, September 26
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Opening
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. LECTURE: Wood Basics and Anatomy
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. LECTURE: Composites and Engineered Wood Products (EWP)
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. LECTURE: Current Industry Issues Green Building & Chain of Custody
12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch
12:45 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Icebreaker Activity
1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. LECTURE: Ask the Experts
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. LECTURE: Compliance Issues in the Wood Industry
3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. LECTURE: Logistics & Transportation
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Opening Night Dinner
Tuesday, September 27
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. LECTURE: Lumber Manufacturing (preparation for mill tours)
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Mill Tour: Zip-O Log Mills
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Mill Tour: Rosboro
7:00 p.m. Dinner
Wednesday, September 28
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Kick off
8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. LECTURE: The Forest (Forestry & Harvesting)
9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. LECTURE: Overview of Grading
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Shuttle Van Departs for Off-site Tour
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Off-site Tour
12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. OSU College of Forestry Tour, DISCUSSION: Universities as a Resource, EXERCISE: Grading
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Lecture: Wood Preservation
4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. LECTURE: Science Behind Barrel Aging
7:00 p.m. Dinner
Thursday, September 29
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. Negotiations
2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Discussion and Wrap-up for the Week
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. NAWLA Wood Basics Reception & Dinner
Friday, September 30
Departures