Who should attend:
-Continual improvement managers
What you will learn:
-Examples of automation and robotics from other industries, and how they can be applied to our industry.
-Trends and cutting edge solutions from Europe, where manpower and fibre costs have been driving this for decades.
-Insights into some scanning and optimization technology trials now underway.
-Optimization techniques that go beyond the individual log, looking at real-time market and inventory feedback loops.
-Case studies of new technology and processes being implemented in mills today.
NEW! OptiSaw registration includes a FREE pass to InterSaw 2016, November 2-3 in Montreal!
Your registration for OptiSaw also includes a complimentary registration for InterSaw, the International Sawmilling Expo. This key industry event takes place just prior to OptiSaw – November 2nd and 3rd at Olympic Stadium.
Your show badge will be available for pickup at the InterSaw pre-registration desk. Visit www.InterSaw.ca for additional show information.
At the show, you’ll find the latest and most innovative equipment and services, focusing on the full spectrum of technology, from influences in the log-yard, through primary and secondary breakdown, to the final shipping of the product.
You’ll also get to take in a cutting-edge seminar series, also at no cost! Seminar topics include:
Primary wood transformation process improvement
Forest to sawmill decision making
Canada/US softwood lumber agreement
Colour scanning for wood
Technology for analyzing internal wood characteristics
I'm an industry supplier - can I attend? If you are a supplier to the industry, you must be a sponsor to attend. Contact Ross Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Are refunds available? A 50% refund will be granted should you need to cancel your registration on or before October 4, 2016. Refunds will not be availalbe after October 4.
Parking: Parking in the Marriott's heated outdoor parking lot is available to you at a discounted rate of $18.
WIFI: Free WIFI will be available in the lobby and all public areas of the Marriott, as well as in the meeting room.
Accommodations: Stay tuned for information about our special guest rate at the Marriott.