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WEDNESDAY
April 5

 

Breakfast Buffet

6:00 a.m. — 8:30 a.m.

On your own.

Location: MAX Restaurant and Lounge, Mirabeau Park Hotel


Conference Registration

7:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.

Trade Show

7:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.


Technical Session

9:00 a.m. — 11:00 a.m.

Location: Juniper Room

Moderated by: Brian Hobday

  • New John Deer G Series & Hitachi Swing Machines
    Presented by: Rowand Machinery – Dave McFarlane, Swing Machine Product Manager
  • What's New in Logging at CAT? New 500 Series Swing Machine & D Series Skidders
    Presented by: Western States/CAT – Mike Dickenson, Forestry Field Representative
  • New Products & Highlights From Tigercat
    Presented by: Triad Machinery – Nate McMurtrey, Tigercat Sales & Service Representative
  • What's New With Timber Pro C Series
    Presented by: Modern Machinery – Joel Doupé, Forestry Sales
  • Schaeffer Oil Timbco Feller-Buncher, A Hydraulic Case Study
    Presented by: Schaeffer's ManufacturingJim Ferguson, Tribologist

Credits: ID (2); MT (2); OR (2); WA (2); CFE (2)


Lunch

11:30 a.m. — 12:30 p.m. 

Location: Tamarack & Spruce Rooms

Cost: $10 for registered, accredited attendees; $20 for unregistered, noncredited attendees

Credits: ID (1)


Welcome and Opening Ceremony

12:30 p.m. — 1:00 p.m.

Location: Tamarack & Spruce Rooms

ILC Welcome by: Scott Kuehn

  1. Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce Welcome
    Presented by: Katherine Morgan
  2. Pacific Logging Congress
    Presented by: Joe Miller, President
  3. ILC President
    Presented by: Trevor Stone, Potlatch Corporation, Lewiston, ID

Credits: ID (0.5); MT (0.5); OR (1); WA (0.5)


Keynote Speaker: Nick Smith

1:00 p.m. — 1:30 p.m.

Location: Tamarack & Spruce Rooms

Healthy Forests, Healthy Communities: The Future Is in Your Hands

Credits: ID (0.5); MT (0.5); WA (0.5); CFE (0.5)


Panel #1: Innovations in Our Profession

1:30 p.m. — 3:30 p.m.

Location: Tamarack & Spruce Rooms

Coordinator: Rob Keefe

Topic: As steep slope logging technology comes to the Inland Northwest, what can we learn from past industry and contractor experiences in the PNW and New Zealand?

  • Doug Mays, Weyerhaeuser Corp.
  • Dale Ewers, DC Equipment
  • Brian Tuor, Cable Logging Consulting

Credits: ID (2); MT (2); OR (2); WA (2); CFE (2)


Trade Show, Vendors, Outdoor Equipment Show & Demo Lot

3:30 p.m. — 4:30 p.m.

Credits: ID (1)


Trade Show & Hospitality Room

4:30 p.m. — 5:30 p.m.

Location: Willow Room (3132)

Hosted by Western States/CAT


Equipment dealer's tailgate appreciation Meet & Greet

5:30 p.m. — 9:00 p.m.

Location: Juniper, Tamarack & Spruce Rooms

Sponsored spirits & appetizers.