Over 400 CEOs, senior executives, customers, suppliers, financial analysts, government representatives and other stakeholders gathered in Vancouver, Canada on 11 May 2010 for the PwC Global Forest & Paper Industry Conference. Panel discussions covered the state of the industry, the case for change, sustainability, global market outlook and how some producers have transformed their operations and returned to profitability. New insights, revenue streams and emerging trends were discussed. One of the day’s highlights was the Executive Perspectives panel, where leading industry CEOs shared what was at the top of their business agenda and their plans for the next one or two years.
Save the date for the Global Forest Leadership Summit in Vancouver, Canada the week of 8 May 2011. Don’t miss this week of international conferences and seminars that will explore the future of the world’s forests and forest products industry. The PwC 24th Annual Global Forest & Paper Industry Conference will be held on 11 May 2011. Other confirmed events include the Pulp and Paper Products Council Annual Conference and International Wood Markets Group’s Global Industry/Market Conference. Watch for further details.