Forestry Events


Loch Vaa, Strathspey, Highlands, Scotland. Photo: E. R. Wilson 2013.

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

2018 Events

  • UKflag 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.
  • Germanyflag Dates TBC. RFS Overseas Study Tour. Bavaria, Germany. Details here soon
  • UKflag 02–03 May. Innovation and AdaptationICF National Conference. Edinburgh.
  • UKflag 06–09 May. Highland Fling – RSFS 120th Annual Spring Excursion. Inverness and Area. Details here
  • UKflag Forest Science seminars 2017–18. Run through Forest Research. Mainly Roslin, near Edinburgh but available as webinars. Details here
  • UKflag 17 April. ICF/RICS Conference: Creating Value from Woodlands. Oxford. Details here
  • UKflag 11–12 May. The Arb Show. Westonbirt, Gloucestershire. Details here soon
  • UKflag 14–18 May. RFS Whole Society Meeting. South West England, based in Exeter. Booking forms and further information coming soon.
  • Germanyflag18-22 July. INTERFORST – Innovations in Forestry and Technology. Munich, Bavaria, Germany. Details here
  • UKflag 06–08 July. Timber Festival. The National Forest. Details here
  • UKflag 09–12 Sept. National Amenity Conference. Arb Association; Exeter. Details here soon
  • UKflag 20–22 Sept. APF Demo. Ragley Estate, Alcester, Warwickshire.
  • Chile-flag 12-18 Nov. Uneven-aged silviculture: challenges for increasing adaptability. IUFRO Uneven-aged Silviculture Research Group (IUFRO Unit 1.05.00) Conference. Valdivia, Chile. 
  • Italian-flag28 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


Links to the events pages for the main forestry organisations in Ireland:


Links to the events pages for the main forestry organisations in the UK:

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