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Mechanised planting technologies being profiled

In Event, Issue49 by FIEALeave a Comment

Last year, for the first time since the ForestTECH series began back in 2007, the annual forestry technology update run for New Zealand and Australian forestry companies and delegates from another 20 countries, covered new technologies around forest establishment, mechanised planting and silviculture.  This was in addition to the usual focus on advancements in remote sensing, data capture, GIS, mapping …

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ForestTECH 2021 programme now out

In Event, Issue48 by FIEALeave a Comment

Every year one major forest technology series is run in this region. It’s designed by and for Australasian forestry resource managers, inventory foresters, researchers and tech developers. It’s the one event every year where remote sensing, GIS, mapping and forest inventory specialists, and for the first-time last year, tree crop and silvicultural managers – get-together. It’s independent. It’s run by …

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Additional Workshops for ForestTECH 2021

In Event, Issue48 by FIEALeave a Comment

ForestTECH is this region’s most popular annual independent forestry technology series. This year, in addition to advances being made in remote sensing and forest inventory, like ForestTECH 2020, one of the two days has been set aside to profile the very latest developments in forest establishment, mechanised planting and silviculture. This year, in addition to two days of conferencing and …

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ForestTECH 2019 – Event Summary

In Event, Issue31 by FIEA

Forestry resource managers, remote sensing GIS and mapping specialists, inventory foresters and key technology suppliers from throughout Australasia were involved in ForestTECH 2019. Over 250 delegates were involved this year. As well as Australian and New Zealand companies, this time the annual event drew in forestry companies and key tech providers from the USA, Germany, South Africa, Chile, Spain, Indonesia, …

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Presenter profiles – ForestTECH 2019

In Event, Issue29 by FIEA

ForestTECH 2019, this region’s annual gathering of resource managers, remote sensing, GIS and mapping specialists, inventory foresters and technology providers into this part of the forestry industry, runs again in November. Full details on the programmes along with details on the four workshops being run in conjunction with this year’s series, can be found on the event website; ForestTECH.events. This …

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Presenter profiles – ForestTECH 2019

In Event, Issue28 by FIEA

Presenter profiles – ForestTECH 2019 ForestTECH 2019, this region’s annual gathering of resource managers, remote sensing, GIS and mapping specialists, inventory foresters and technology providers into this part of the forestry industry, runs again in November. Full details on the programmes along with details on the four workshops being run in conjunction with this years series, can be found on …

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ForestTECH 2019 details now on line

In Event, Issue27 by FIEA

Every year, over 250 resource managers, remote sensing, GIS and mapping specialists, inventory foresters and technology providers from throughout Australasia (and more recently SE Asia) meet up at the annual ForestTECH technology series. Since 2007, it’s the one event every year that’s run in both Australia and New Zealand focussing on this particular part of the forestry industry. “Compared to …

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ForestTECH 2018 – Event Summary

In Event, ForestTECH, Issue20 by FIEA

Well over 250 resource managers, remote sensing specialists and inventory foresters from throughout Australasia, SE Asia and South America have participated in the annual ForestTECH 2018 series. “What’s really gratifying is the continued turnout by leading forestry companies from throughout the region and the significant value that these return delegates are getting through the adoption of the technologies being discussed, …

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ForestTECH 2018 workshops likely to sell out fast

In Event, ForestTECH, Issue16 by FIEA

Feedback on the programmes announced last week has already been extremely positive. This year a raft of new disruptive technologies already been trialled in the forestry industry – and allied industries – are going to be showcased for the first time in this region. Another key feature of the series this year are the pre-conference workshops that have been set …

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ForestTECH 2018 event details on line

In Event, ForestTECH, Issue16 by FIEA

Every year it’s the one event that draws in forest resource managers, remote sensing, GIS and mapping specialists and inventory foresters together. It’s the annual technology programme run at the end of each year, ForestTECH. Many of you have been involved with us and have input into designing this year’s series. Thanks. This years’ series runs in Rotorua, New Zealand …

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Expressions of Interest – ForestTECH 2018

In Event, ForestTECH, Issue14 by FIEA

ForestTECH is this region’s premier technology series. It’s run for Australasia’s forest resource managers, planners, inventory foresters and GIS and mapping specialists by the Forest Industry Engineering Association (FIEA). Since 2007, it’s the one event every year that focuses on this particular part of the forestry industry. Forest owners, forestry mangers, key researchers and technology providers are also now picking …

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ForestTECH 2017 Event Summary

In Event, Issue09 by FIEA

Since 2007, ForestTECH has been the one event every year that continues to draw in foresters to one location in both countries. Key researchers, technology providers and forest owners are also now picking up the opportunity of building in their own client meetings, workshops and discussion groups around both the New Zealand and Australian events to capitalize on this “once …

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Growth potential of NZ’s virtual reality sector highlighted

In Event, Issue09 by FIEA

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment has welcomed the release of a report that forecasts New Zealand’s cross reality sector will reach over NZ$320 million in annual revenue and employ double the number of people within two years. Cross reality (XR) is a term used to describe the continuum of immersive technologies that blur the line between the physical …

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Expressions of interest – Woodflow 2018

In Event, Issue08 by FIEA

Early expressions of interest are being sought from presenters for next year’s Woodflow 2018 technology series. It’s being run in June next year in both New Zealand and Australia by the Forest Industry Engineering Association (FIEA). What is it? The Woodflow series is Australasia’s premier technology event run every two years. It provides insights into innovations and new tools being …

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Extra LiDAR workshops added to ForestTECH 2017

In Event, Issue08 by FIEA

In conjunction with the ForestTECH 2017 series this year, Interpine will be running their own introductory workshop for ForestTECH delegates the day after each event – Friday 17 November, Rotorua and in Melbourne, Thursday 23 November. They’re designed to teach local forestry companies on how to manipulate, process and visualize LiDAR datasets, with a specific focus on forestry derived outputs. …