Upcoming conferences

Scion is supporting the following events:

World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE)

The WCTE takes place in Auckland 15 – 19 July with a tour of the Scion campus on 20 July.

The objective of the WCTE is to provide a forum for the exchange of the latest technological advances, research results and design innovations.

This conference will be of interest to practicing engineers and architects, researchers, educators and manufacturers in the field of timber engineering.


Carbon Forestry Conference

The second annual Carbon Forestry Conference will be held in Auckland on 22 – 23 August.

The event will provide the financial and forestry industries with a much clearer understanding of how the market is operating; the major players in the marketplace; and will identify market and investment opportunities that exist through carbon forestry.


Agricultural Biotechnology International Conference (ABIC)

ABIC 2012 will be held in Rotorua on 2 - 6 September. Hosted by NZBio, this is only the second time the conference has been held in Australasia. Scion is sponsoring a technical tour that will explore how agricultural biotechnology can meet some of the world’s major challenges.