As of June 2022

Keynote Speakers  

Martin Brettenthaler, CEO Swiss Krono Group

President of the European Panel Federation (EPF)

Edi Snaidero, Chairman of the European Furniture Industries Confederation EFIC

Current and future developments in the furniture industry and collaboration with wood-based panels suppliers


Prof. Dr. Matthias Dieter, Thünen-Institute of Forestry, Hamburg (D)

Wood Market Analysis

Dr. Manuel Fleisch, Fagus-GreCon Greten GmbH & Co. KG, Alfeld (D)

How Laser Spectroscopy Can Make an Innovative Contribution to Optimizing HCHO Emission Testing in Factory Production Control

Emma Pates, Metalube Ltd., Manchester (UK)

Evaluating chain and belt oil lubricants; the relevance of test data from lab to field

Prof. Dr. Tunga Salthammer, Fraunhofer WKI, Braunschweig (D)

A critical review of the TVOC value

Prof. Dr. Heiko Thömen, Wood Composite Simulations LLC (CH)

The State-of-the-art of Computer Simulations in the Wood-based Panel Industry

Dr. David Türp, BASF SE, Ludwigshafen (D)

BASF´s contribution to sustainability in wood-based panels