When it comes to providing supply chain assurances, producing conservation outcomes, and supporting education and community engagement - Forests are the Answer. The 2018 SFI Annual Conference explored this theme and engaged delegates in a discussion focused on why Forests are the Answer to so many of the most important sustainability challenges we face in the sector and in our communities. 

Stay tuned for highlights of the 2018 SFI Annual Conference, and save the date for 2019 in Virginia.


The 2017 SFI Annual Conference by the Numbers

  • 97% of post-conference survey respondents would recommend this conference to a colleague

  • Between 300 and 500 people attended the SFI Conference and joint sessions held with the Canadian Institute of Forestry

  • People came from around the world representing 11 countries: United States, Canada, China, France, Germany, United Kingdom, Japan, Malawi, Netherlands, South Africa, and Switzerland

  • SFI's student mentorship program included 28 students from 13 universities and three countries


Highlights from Past SFI Annual Conferences

Watch the highlights from past SFI Annual Conferences held in Ottawa, Clearwater Beach, Florida, Olympic Valley, California, Montreal, Quebec and San Antonio, Texas – key speaker take-aways, awards ceremony, conference participants, exhibitor booths, and all the fun that was had by all.


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