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Save the Date: Fall 2019 IAB Meeting
Monday, February 18, 2019
Boise Cascade will host our Fall 2019 Industry Advisory Board Meeting in Boise, Idaho on October 9 and 10. Mark your calendar and watch for early details.
Structural Plywood & Veneer-Based Composites Short Course Scheduled for March 2019
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Together with Oregon State's Oregon Wood Innovation Center, OWIC, the WBC introduces a revised offering of this long-standing workshop, scheduled for March 27-28, 2019 in Corvallis. Based on participant feedback, updates include additional basic wood material science content, hands-on activities, and daily panel discussions where participants can get their most pressing questions answered. Registration will open in mid-January. Course details available now. Read More...
Registration Now Open for Spring 2019 IAB Meeting
Monday, December 17, 2018
The Spring 2019 Industry Advisory Board Meeting will be held on the campus of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg on Wednesday and Thursday, April 17-18. Registration is now open. Read More...
Former WBC Student Receives Second Place Wood Award
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Former WBC Student Chad Hammerquist, now an Applied Mathematician with FracGeo, has been awarded the 2018 Wood Award (Second Place) by the Forest Products Society for his paper Numerical Simulation of Pressure-Driven Adhesive Penetration into Realistic Wood Structures.

Next WBC Short Course

Online Short Courses

Online Wood-Based Composites Short Course Series:

WBC members receive a 25% discount on unlimited registrations. Register anytime.

  • Wood Structure
  • Wood/Water Relationships
  • Applied Statistics/Data Analysis
  • Wood Adhesion Science & Technology
  • Strand-based Composite Manufacturing
  • Practical Wood Adhesive Technology
  • Structural Plywood & Veneer Based Composite Manu.

Next WBC Meeting

Spring 2019 IAB Meeting

April 17-18, 2019