Home to one of the world’s most sustainable and globally-competitive forest sectors, British Columbia is actively taking steps to advance the use of wood and establish B.C. as an internationally recognized centre of excellence for wood innovation, and a showcase for local forest products in wood construction, interior design and daily living.
Wood Innovates BC profiles the latest B.C. expertise, wood design resources, events and workshops, to encourage exchange on technological developments, research, building and manufacturing efficiencies and innovations.
Become more competitive through improved business planning, increased marketing capacity, adoption of new technology in manufacturing, and enhanced product development and design by utilizing services offered by BC Wood Specialties Group.
Obtain product development, design, protoyping and testing support, including modifying manufacturing processes to accommodate new or improved products, through UBC's Centre for Advanced Wood Processing.