• Düsseldorf, Germany / 10/16/2019 - 10/23/2019

    K 2019

    The K 2019 will present the latest innovations and trends from the plastics and rubber industry. The fair is divided into the focal points of raw and auxiliary materials, semi-finished products and technical parts, machines and equipment as well as services, research and science. The Fraunhofer WKI will be presenting vegetable crates made from natural-fiber-reinforced plastic.

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  • Online Seminar / 10/22/2019, 3.00 – 4.00 pm

    IN4WOOD - Industry 4.0 for Wood and Furniture Manufacturers

    The European wood and furniture sector is currently expressing concern regarding a shortage of skilled workers with qualified knowledge in the field of information and communication technologies. The ERASMUS+ project "IN4WOOD", funded by the European Union, has therefore developed a training program to support the wood and furniture industries in Industry 4.0-relevant technologies and topics.

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  • Braunschweig, Germany / 11/11/2019 - 11/15/2019

    Focus course “Bonding in wooden construction”

    The focus course “Bonding in wooden construction” includes topics such as legal and normative fundamentals concerning bonding in wooden construction as well as the production and the assessment of the load-bearing capacity of wood bondings and wooden components.

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  • Braunschweig, Germany / 11/18/2019 - 11/21/2019

    Focus course “Quality control in the production of wood-based materials”

    The focus course “Quality control in the production of wood-based materials” includes topics such as fundamentals concerning the production and application of wood-based materials, in-house factory production control, requirements and detection methods for emissions and mechanical properties of wood-based materials as well as statistical data evaluation as a quality control tool.

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  • Braunschweig / 05/06/2020 - 05/08/2020

    AEROSOLS 2020

    The AEROSOLS conference serves as a forum for aerosol scientists to present, share and discuss their latest findings. The conference is organized by Fraunhofer WKI in close collaboration with the German Federal Environment Agency (Umweltbundesamt - UBA).

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  • Hamburg, Germany / 09/30/2020 - 10/02/2020

    12th European Wood-based Panel Symposium

    You would like to obtain information on the most important trends and current challenges in the wood-based materials industry? You are looking for a forum where you, as manufacturer, supplier or user, can exchange ideas and establish networks during in-depth discussions? From 30th September to 2nd October 2020, the Fraunhofer WKI and the European Panel Federation, in co-operation with the International Association for Technical Issues related to Wood, are organizing for the twelfth time the European Wood-Based Panel Symposium.

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