This event is specifically designed for the All Island Furniture, Joinery and Allied Wood Industries. It sets out to put the spotlight on issues that are critical in preparing our Industry for Sustainability, Resilience & Readiness for this 4th Industrial age.
The conference will be of interest to CEOs, Executive Teams, Designers, Architects, Trainers and Policy makers in Wood Manufacturing Industries.
IWFMN is a network of the All Island Furniture. Joinery and Wood using Industry. IWFMN is preparing strategic responses tailored to the Wood Industry’s Manufacturing needs.
Sustainable Manufacturing, Industry Collaboration, Circular Economy – Is it important?
Key Note Speakers includes
Mr. Steve Bowcotioz – John Sisk Limited, on Lean Construction in Centre Parcs
Mr. Neil Kerrigan – Enterprise Ireland, Forest Technology Hub
Dr. Frank O’Connor – on Design & the Circular Economy
Ms. Susanna Campogrande – on Furniture Trends from Milan
Ms. Gabriella Kennedy – European Furniture Industry Confederation on Collaboration Mr. Sean Downey – Construction Industry Federation, CIF
Mr. Des O’Toole – Coillte Market Development Manager
Mr. Dermot O’Donovan – GMIT the development of the Wood Industry in all of Ireland
Thursday, 3rd October, 10am start, Science Gallery, Trinity College