Who Will Own the Forest?

World Forestry Center’s Signature Timberland Investing Conference
September 20-22, 2022

Who Will Own the Forest?

Who Will Own the Forest? is an IN-PERSON 2-day event, beginning with an evening reception on September 20, conference sessions and evening reception on September 21, and conference sessions on September 22. This year’s conference will bring executives, investors, asset managers, landowners, and conservationists to Portland to examine the drivers, trends, and impacts of institutional timberland investing.

Who Will Own the Forest? offers ample networking and learning opportunities, including continuing education credits for appraisers, attorneys, foresters, and CPAs.

The Forest Products Forum, which runs just prior to Who Will Own the Forest? on September 20, features expert presentations from Forest Economic Advisors and guest speakers on wood markets.

See who attended “Who Will Own the Forest?” and “Forest Products Forum” 2019


Title Sponsors

Esri

Farm Credit System

Roseburg Forest Products

Timberland Investment Resources

President’s Club Corporate Members

Collins

Forest City Trading Group

Roseburg Forest Products

Classic Sponsors

AcreTrader

Adams and Reese

American Forest Management

Campbell Global

Chinook Forest Partners

Domain Timber Advisors

Ecora Engineering and Resource Group

Eversheds Sutherland

F&W Forestry Services

Finite Carbon

Forest Economic Advisors

Forest Investment Associates

Global Forest Partners

Green Diamond Resource Company

Huber Resources Corp

Industry Intelligence

INFLOR

Jeffrey M. Siegrist & Company

K&L Gates

KPMG

LandVest

Larson & McGowin

Lone Rock Resources

The Lyme Timber Company

Manulife Investment Management

Mason, Bruce & Girard

MetLife Investment Management

Molpus Woodlands Group

Moss Adams

NCX

New Forests

Nuveen Natural Capital

Perkins Coie


PGIM Real Estate

PotlatchDeltic

Resource Management Service

ResourceWise

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt

Sewall Forestry & Natural Resource Consulting

Smith, Gambrell & Russell

Stafford Capital Partners

Stoel Rives

Superior Pine Products Company

BTG Pactual Timberland Investment Group

TimberMart-South

Treeswift

University of Georgia Harley Langdale, Jr. Center for Forest Business

Weyerhaeuser

Womble Bond Dickinson (US)

Classic Sponsors

AcreTrader
Adams and Reese
American Forest Management
Campbell Global
Chinook Forest Partners
Domain Timber Advisors
Ecora Engineering and Resource Group
Eversheds Sutherland
F&W Forestry Services
Finite Carbon
Forest Economic Advisors
Forest Investment Associates
Global Forest Partners
Green Diamond Resource Company
Huber Resources Corp
Industry Intelligence
INFLOR
Jeffrey M. Siegrist & Company
K&L Gates
KPMG
LandVest
Larson & McGowin
Lone Rock Resources
The Lyme Timber Company
Manulife Investment Management
Mason, Bruce & Girard
MetLife Investment Management
Molpus Woodlands Group
MossAdams
NCX
New Forests
Nuveen Natural Capital
Perkins Coie
PGIM Real Estate
PotlatchDeltic
Resource Management Service
ResourceWise
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt
Sewall Forestry & Natural Resource Consulting
Smith, Gambrell & Russell
Stafford Capital Partners
Stoel Rives
Superior Pine Products Company
BTG Pactual Timberland Investment Group
TimberMart-South
Treeswift
University of Georgia Harley Langdale, Jr. Center for Forest Business
Weyerhaeuser
Womble Bond Dickinson (US)

Canopy Club Corporate Members

Starker Forests

Stoel Rives


Agenda

We are still confirming topics and speakers. Please check back for updates to the agenda.

Who Will Own the Forest (but not the Forest Products Forum) will be recorded to make presentations available post-event.


Registration

View the registration details for Who Will Own the Forest? and FEA’s Forest Products Forum.


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Meet the Speakers

Our 2022 Who Will Own the Forest event features leading voices in timberland investing.


Book Your Stay

Book a hotel room and get directions to the conference


Continuing Education 2022

World Forestry Center’s Who Will Own the Forest? 2022 offers a variety of professional continuing education credits for successfully attending the conference.

  • Society of American Foresters: 8.5 Category 1 CFE credits
  • Oregon Certified Public Accountants: 10.5 CPE general review credits
  • Oregon State Bar: 8.5 MCLE general credits
  • Oregon Appraiser Certification and Licensure Board: 10.5 general credits

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View instructor bios

For further questions, please contact Vivian at vbui@worldforestry.org.


Thank you to our 2022 Organizing Committee:

  • Joe Taggart, LandVest
  • Carter Coe, Chinook Forest Partners
  • Marshall Thomas, F&W Forestry
  • Bob Saul, Shearwell
  • Karim Khalifa, Google
  • Sam Cook, North Carolina State University, College of Natural Resources
  • Mark Wishnie, BTG Pactual Timberland Investment Group (TIG)

​Questions? Email World Forestry Center’s Director of Professional Programs, Sara Wu, at swu@worldforestry.org.


Can’t Make the 2022 Event?

No problem! Check back after the event has ended for details on how to access video recordings and speaker Powerpoints. Note that most speaker sessions are panels and will not include Powerpoints. For questions, contact Vivian Bui at vbui@worldforestry.org.