LIGNA 2019, 27 - 31 May
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Wood Industry Summit

Access to Resources and Technology

This is a unique opportunity to see all the latest innovations from your industry, brought together at a single event – LIGNA 2017.


LIGNA examines the global connections between the value-adding groups that make up the forestry and timber-processing industry.

Surrounded by international product presentations, the Wood Industry Summit in Hall 26 is the No.1 international meeting place for all sectors of the primary industry.

Forums Wood Industry Summit

Focus topics

  • Monday, 22nd May 2017 - The forestry and woodworking industries' contribution to sustainability
  • Tuesday, 23rd May 2017 - Forest 4.0 - Vision or Future?, 4 to 6 p.m.: Presentation of the German Timber Construction Award
  • Wednesday, 24th May 2017 - Resource roads and infrastructure of forests to secure sustainable forestry
  • Thursday, 25th May 2017 - Integrated Fire Management. New approaches in forest protection and nature conservation
  • Friday, 26th May 2017 - Fleet management – optimization of the logistic chain from fore


Your visit to LIGNA

A must for decision makers

  • Establish contact with top decision makers
  • Discover innovations ahead of the competition
  • An exciting supporting program rounds things off at LIGNA 2017
  • Organization of the exhibition offer according to the latest technologies
  • A wealth of new technologies and innovative ideas in ten exhibition halls
  • 1,500 exhibitors from 45 nations at one place
Plan your visit

Video Wood Industry Summit

LIGNA 2017 - Wood Industry Summit LIGNA 2017 - Wood Industry Summit
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Ensuring sustainable forestry was an important topic at the LIGNA Wood Industry Summit. The trendsetting projects using wood as a raw material were awarded the German Wood Construction Prize. And rounding off the award ceremony was a well-established LIGNA tradition: the carpenters’ dance.





Dr. Maria Flachsbarth



Dr. Andreas Gruchow




Wood Industry Summit at LIGNA

At LIGNA 2017 you could visit Wood Industry Summit on-site and learn more about the latest products and services. more


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Agnes Streckewald

Agnes Streckewald

Deutsche Messe
+49 511 89 - 32125
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