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How will timber end-use markets shape your forest product and timberland investment opportunities? What does the United States timberlands investment market look like?


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RISI and DANA have combined forces to bring together the single most compelling conference for the financial community and those engaged in tracking companies and assets in the North American forest products sector or in owning and managing timberlands.

During the two-day event, attendees will hear from industry leaders, analysts and economists and receive detailed outlooks on all key timber-using products, along with information on how those products will impact the demand for timber and how the demand will impact timber investment strategies and prices.

The Conference Audience

The conference is designed for busy executives who want to gain a clear understanding of key segments of the North American forest products industry and their interplay with timberland investments.

  • Investment analysts
  • TIMOs and REITs
  • Pension fund managers
  • Private family offices
  • Private landowners
  • Hedge fund managers
  • Endowments
  • Forest management companies
  • Forest products producers


Current Attendee List

RISI + DANA Value Proposition

  • Our speakers are internationally recognized, industry influencers, analysts and economists.
  • Speakers do not pay to play.
  • #1 Referenced investment source in the forest products sector
  • Topics by request, informed timelines and relevant focus
  • Transparent, independent perspectives and encouraged, engaged participation.
  • Global platform, global relationships, largest networking opportunity.


Our Speakers

Leading experts in the forest products investment community share their knowledge and experience

The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC

University of Georgia, Center for Forest Business & Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources

Catchmark Timber Trust

Allstate Investments, LLC

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RISI Announces First Forest Products Investment Conference

Fri, Oct 18, 2013

BEDFORD, MA - RISI, the leading information provider for the forest products industry, today announced new dates for its first Forest Products Investment Conference.  The conference, organized in conjunction with DANA Limited, will now be held February 11-12 in New York City.

The Forest Products Investment Conference is geared toward timber asset investors and analysts tracking forest products companies, as well as fund managers, TIMOs and REITS, landowners, endowments and forest products producers.