The AHEC European hardwood conference offers a number of workshops and seminars, outlined below. You can see the full programme for this year’s conference here.


Wednesday 19th October
19:00 – 20:30

Welcome reception


Thursday 20th October
08:00 – 23:00

Registration and coffee

Welcome and introduction

Globalization of the hardwood trade

Future markets for American hardwood: new promotional tools and messages

Hardwoods in construction: new markets for US species

It’s all about the trees – new approaches for demonstrating sustainability

US industry panel: discussion and open Q&A

Industry show case and networking 

Gala dinner at the Moltkes Palace


Friday 21st October
09:30 – 15:00

Technical workshop on American hardwoods