Event Calendar

APA – The Engineered Wood Association
SEC – Softwood Export Council
SFPA – Southern Forest Products Association

Medellin, Columbia
August 27-30, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Aug 25-31)
One of Latin America’s top shows for construction, architecture and design, and sponsored by the Columbian Chamber of the Construction Industry.
Construction Trade Show
APA, SFPA Panama
September 10-14, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Sept 8-15)
A construction trade show organized by the Panamenian Chamber of Construction. More than 300 manufacturing and distributing companies of products, systems, technology, and services related to construction, finishing, selling, and financing of homes participated in 2012.
BEC/JAS Meetings
Seattle, USA
September 15-17, 2014
Annual Building Experts Committee and Japan Agriculture Standards meetings between US, Canadian, and Japanese governments.
EBPA Japan Sales Mission
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EBPA, SEC Sapporo, Tokyo, Sendai
September 16-20, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Sept 14-21)
Sponsored by the Evergreen Building Products Association, the Japan sales mission will include multiple destinations throughout Japan for seminars and mini trade shows.
Istanbul, Turkey
September 27-October 1, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Sept 25-Oct 2)
Furniture, forest products, and machinery trade show in Istanbul. The show draws exhibitors and visitors from all over the world.
Materials and Innovation Trade Show
SFPA, APA, SEC Birmingham, UK
October 7-8, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Oct 5-9)
Timber Expo is the UK’s national timber event for all those involved in the timber sector or those looking to build with this fantastically versatile and sustainable material.  The event showcases the best in timber innovations and demonstrates the technological industry advancements to the thousands of people who attended.
Mexico City, Mexico
October 14-18, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Oct 13-19)
One of the largest construction trade shows in Latin America, which draws visitors from all over the region.
Australia Trade Mission
Sydney, Melbourne
October 20-24, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Oct 17-25)
Trade mission organized by EBPA, which includes visits to a variety of companies in the Australian lumber industry. 
Woodworking, panel products, and furniture trade show
SEC Singapore
November 5-8, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: November 3-9)
FurniPro offers outreach and access for exhibitors from the international woodworking, panel and furniture industries to trade professionals in the ASEAN region. FurniPRO is an opportunity to meet with buyers from all SE Asian countries. In addition to the trade show, informational seminars will be included.
Trade Show
November 12-14, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Nov 10-15)
Japan Home & Building Show is one of the largest expos of the latest building and renovating products and services.
Softwood lumber, engineered wood products
Beijing and Shanghai
November 17-21, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Nov 15-22)
EBPA is organizing a fall mission focused on developing business contacts for softwood lumber and engineered wood products suppliers.  This week of small group meetings will introduce companies to value-added wood products manufacturers, wholesale-distributors, and treaters.  
Senior housing, multi gen
Beijing and Shanghai
November 17-21, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Nov 15-22)
U.S. building materials business development mission to develop business contacts and learn about China's rapidly growing market for senior housing, multi-generation, and high income housing developments. 
December 1-3, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Nov 29-Dec 4)
Industry meetings with Japan's top lumber importers, home builders, and government officials responsible for wood construction and imports/exports.
Construction and Building Materials Trade Show
December 11-14, 2014
(Reimbursable travel dates: Dec 9-15)
Organized by the Taiwan Architect Association, this is the country’s largest building and construction show.
Expo Promueble SEC, SFPA Mexico City, Mexico
January 2015
This show attracts wood and furniture suppliers from throughout Mexico.
Architecture and Construction Materials Trade Show APA Tokyo, Japan
March 2015
Large trade show focusing on architecture and construction materials.
Beijing International Expo of Wooden Structures
Beijing, China
March 2015
The 5th annual Beijing Expo of Wooden Structures, which showcases all types of wood construction and related products.
Wood Trade Show
April 2015
Dubai Wood is a small show (250 exhibitors) focusing on woodworking and wood processing. Attendees (5,000 +/-) are serious buyers from throughout the Middle East. AMSO reps garnered more than 200 serious trade inquiries in 2014.
Cologne, Germany
May 5-8, 2015
(Reimbursable travel dates: May 3-9)
Interzum is a trade fair of innovations to provide inspiration to the global forest products industry with the trends displayed. Exhibitors inspire visitors with global product launches, trend-setting equipment, and materials for common as well as unusual purposes.
Furniture Supply Trade Show
SEC, SFPA, APA Guadalajara
August 2015
Tecno Mueble is the largest furniture show in Latin America, attracting around 6,000 international buyers.
Timber Trade Show
SFPA, SEC Nantes, France
June 2016
With its 100% timber concept, the Carrefour International du Bois is the only tradeshow of its kind in Europe. The event attracts great interest both in France and abroad. It has established itself as the leading trade show amongst timber professionals, bringing together over 500 exhibitors and almost 10,000 visitors from 60 countries over the course of three days.