This page contains a listing of upcoming and recent events in the forestry sector. The focus is on forestry events in Ireland and the United Kingdom, but also listed are a selection of events taking place in Europe and elsewhere. An archive of selected past forestry events is retained here.
- Dates TBC. RFS Excellence in Forestry competition. The 2018 awards will be held in the West of England. Details will be available here shortly, where there are lessons from the 2017 winning entries too.
- Dates TBC. RFS Overseas Study Tour. Bavaria, Germany. Details here soon
- 02–03 May. Innovation and Adaptation. ICF National Conference. Edinburgh.
- 06–09 May. Highland Fling – RSFS 120th Annual Spring Excursion. Inverness and Area. Details here
- Forest Science seminars 2017–18. Run through Forest Research. Mainly Roslin, near Edinburgh but available as webinars. Details here
- 17 April. ICF/RICS Conference: Creating Value from Woodlands. Oxford. Details here
- 11–12 May. The Arb Show. Westonbirt, Gloucestershire. Details here soon
- 14–18 May. RFS Whole Society Meeting. South West England, based in Exeter. Booking forms and further information coming soon.
- 18-22 July. INTERFORST – Innovations in Forestry and Technology. Munich, Bavaria, Germany. Details here
- 06–08 July. Timber Festival. The National Forest. Details here
- 09–12 Sept. National Amenity Conference. Arb Association; Exeter. Details here soon
- 20–22 Sept. APF Demo. Ragley Estate, Alcester, Warwickshire. www.apfexhibition.co.uk
- 12-18 Nov. Uneven-aged silviculture: challenges for increasing adaptability. IUFRO Uneven-aged Silviculture Research Group (IUFRO Unit 1.05.00) Conference. Valdivia, Chile.
- 28 Nov. – 1 Dec. 1st World Forum on Urban Forests. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), City of Mantova, Italian Society of Silviculture and Forest Ecology (SISEF) and the Politecnico di Milano. Mantova, Italy. Details here.
IRELAND FORESTRY EVENTS
Links to the events pages for the main forestry organisations in Ireland:
- Irish Timber Growers Association
- COFORD events
- FORESTRY.IE – Events Calendar
- Society of Irish Foresters’ events
- Teagasc Forestry events
Links to the events pages for the main forestry organisations in the UK:
- Institute of Chartered Foresters
- Royal Forestry Society
- Royal Scottish Forestry Society
- Forest Research
- Arboricultural Association