Fundamental Research for the Innovation of Tomorrow

We are a Cooperative Research Center that since 1999 advances the study and education of wood-based composites in a successful collaboration between Industry and Academia.

Over $7 million devoted to research, education, and outreach on wood composites and renewable materials.

Join an international community of industry and academia advancing the science of wood composites.

Amazing talent, our students develop exciting research. 25% were recruited by our industry members.

WBC IAB Meetings

WBC Spring Meeting 2023

April 26 – 27, 2023

Corvallis, Oregon

WBC Fall Meeting 2023

September 26 – 28, 2023

Lansing, Michigan

Registration starts Thursday, August 24, 2023


March 27 -29, 2023
Portland, Oregon
Oregon Convention Center

Composite Panel Association

Spring Meeting
April 16 – 19, 2023
Tucson, Arizona
The Westin La Paloma