The International Panel Products Symposium is the leading technical conference on wood based panels. It is an ideal networking opportunity for science and industry reporting developments in particleboard, OSB, MDF, plywood and fibreboard.

IPPS 2017: Provisional Programme

IPPS 2017

We will return to Llandudno in October 2017 for the International Panel Products Symposium. The event will be held in Venue Cymru, with its fantastic views and great meeting spaces. The sessions are listed below, and the programme can be downloaded from this link.

Wednesday 4th October 2017
8:30 Registration
9:10 VOCs and Emissions Scavenging
11:00 Plywood and laminates
1:30 Recycling
2:55 Poster Session
3:35 BioResins
7:30 Conference dinner at the St. George Hotel
Thursday 5th October 2017
9:00 Innovations in boards
11:00 Resins
Closing remarks and lunch

Registration is now open through our online shop. Please follow the delegate or student links from our registration page

Please note we are still accepting trade exhibitors and poster presentations relating to all aspects of wood based panels from their manufacture through to use in decorative or construction applications, so do contact us for more information if you would like to have a tabletop exhibit or other display.
If you would like to submit a poster for the poster session, contact the conference editor on with a short abstract. More details can be found on the call for papers page.