Trade Fairs and Events

  • Hanover, Germany /  September 29, 2021 - October 01, 2021

    LIGNA 2021


    The LIGNA has been postponed due to the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.
    New date: September 29 to October 1, 2021

    The LIGNA is considered as the world's leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for woodworking and wood processing. The organizers are once again expecting around 1,500 exhibitors. The Fraunhofer WKI presents innovative products and processes for the use of wood and other renewable resources in materials.

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  • Hanover /  October 08, 2021 - October 10, 2021

    Day of Lower Saxony

    With the “Day of Lower Saxony ”, the state celebrates its culture, history and cultural diversity every two years. This time with a special anniversary: Lower Saxony is 75 years old. The festival is also a showcase for the state's innovative strength. Companies and research centers from Lower Saxony present technical developments for the public to marvel at. The Fraunhofer WKI uses specific application examples to show how modern high-performance materials can be made from wood and other renewable raw materials.

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