Materials from Past Workshops



Working Forests & Carbon, June 9-10, 2010 - Palisade, MN


Ash Listening Sessions Report, Minnesota DNR - May 2010


Plasma Gasification Research Presentation, May 25, 2010 - Palisade, MN  (download the project report)


Carbon Credits & Carbon Markets, November 09 - Brainerd, MN


Survive and Thrive - Seizing Opportunities in a Tough Economy, July 2009 - Duluth, MN


Woodland Owner Networks Symposium, April 2009 - Chanhassen, MN


Green Builder's Workshop, April 2009 - Morris, MN


Selling Green to Survive the Housing Downturn and Beyond, November 2008 - Plymouth, MN


Green Mini-Conference for Homebuilders and Homeowners, September 2008 - Bremer Bank, Warren, MN


2007 Joint UNECE Timber Committee & International Softwood Conference Market Discussions, October 8-9, 2007 - Salle XVIII, Palais des Nations, Geneva


FSC - What's the Deal? Affordable Green Housing: Can it be done? - February 2007


Forest Certification & Green Building Programs - Great Opportunities or Great Big Headaches?, December 2006 - Forest Products Lab, Madison, WI

Presentation - Forest Certification Systems: History & Trends

Presentation - Determining Environmental Attributes of Building Materials Under Various Green Building Programs

Presentation - Environmental Impacts of Green Building Programs


Helping the Wood Products Industry Profit From the Next 10 Years - A Two-day Workshop at the Wood Education and Resource Center, April 2006 - Princeton, West Virginia

Presentation - Leading to Compete

Presentation - Changing Cabinet Production in the Face of Intense Global Competition

Presentation - The Role of FPS in Supporting Change

Presentation - Global Trends Affecting the Forest Industry

Presentation - From Dimension Parts to Doors: Leading a Company Through Major Change

Presentation - Succeeding in Today's Hardwood Lumber Market

Presentation - The Hardwood Resource and Sawmilling Industry

Presentation - Top 10 Success Factors for Industry

Presentation - Opportunities in Green Building for Forest Product Companies