WOOD-TEC

International Fair for Wood Processing and Furniture Industry

Accompanying program

Tuesday 31.10.2017
11:00 - 12:30

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The discussion forum “New Trends in the Wood-processing Industry”

Participants:
• Mgr. Čeněk Absolon, Ph.D., Director of Brno Regional Chamber
of Commerce;
• Mgr. Patrik Mlynář, Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Czech Republic for the Forest Management Section;
• Ing. Jiří Holický, The Government Representation Office;
• Ing. Zdeněk Bezděk, Chairman of the Administrative Board of the Czech Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers Association;
• Ing. Petr Pražan, Ph.D., Director of the Association of Wood-processing Concerns of the Czech Republic;
• Ing. Martin Čudka, President of the Association of Czech Furniture Manufacturers;
• Ing. Lucia Haraslínová, Ph.D., President of the Cluster of Czech
Cabinet Makers;
• doc. Ing. Radomír Klvač, Ph.D., Dean of the Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology at Mendel University in Brno;
• prof. Ing. Marek Turčáni, Ph.D., Dean of the Faculty of Forestry and Wood Sciences at the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague.

Wednesday 01.11.2017
Thursday 02.11.2017
11:30 - 13:00

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The Cluster of the Czech Cabinet Makers - seminars

11.30–11.35 a.m.
Introduction by the chairperson of the Cluster of the Czech Cabinet Makers – Services of the Cluster
Ing. Lucia Haraslínová, Ph.D.

11.35 a.m.–12.00 noon
Legal standards in furniture production Lecture
Organised by: Cluster of Czech Cabinet Makers
Bc. Ing. Vítězslav Gaja, Ph.D., The Centre of Technical Standardisation for Textiles, Furniture, Wood and Wood-based
Products, The Textile Testing Institute

12.00 noon–12.30 p.m.
A lecture by an expert witness in the area of furniture
Organised by: Cluster of Czech Cabinet Makers
Doc. Ing. Dr. Petr Brunecký, expert witness

12.30–1.00 p.m.
Subsidies for furniture makers Lecture
Ing. Šárka Hadererová, Executive Director of DRING Consulting

Friday 03.11.2017
10:30 - 13:00

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Presentations by companies and universities

• The Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology at Mendel University in Brno – study opportunities
• The Faculty of Forestry and Wood Sciences at the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague – study opportunities
• Job opportunities at companies in the fields of the production of wood-processing machinery, wood processing and furniture making