This conference will have a focus on socio-economic issues and the relationship between local government and timber industry.
It will feature keynote presentations, discussions, thought provokers, and the opportunity to learn from and share experiences with people from across Australia.
Tim Lee, ABC Landline presenter
Rob De Fegely, President Institute of Foresters Australia, Co-Chair FIAC
Sean O'Mally, Planet Ark
Senator Richard Colbeck, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture.
It will also include a walking tour of the Docklands' cross laminated timber buildings (Word - 373KB) including Forte Apartments, the world's tallest timber apartments, and the City of Melbourne's Docklands Library.
See the program below.