Jeff Howe to Keynote October 3rd Workshop
Join Dovetail Partners, a Minneapolis-based environmental think tank, at "Fostering Wood Recycling in Michigan" on October 3rd, 2018. The workshop is hosted by The Michigan Forest Biomaterials Institute and will feature breakout group discussions to find solutions on challenges associated with wood waste. Jeff Howe, President and Founder of Dovetail Partners will be a keynote speaker.
Wood residuals comprise a major component of the total waste stream yet has one of the lowest rates of recovery. Meet and network with business members, government leaders, startups and university researchers to forge beneficial partnerships to advance the business of wood recycling. This workshop will feature breakout group discussions to find solutions on challenges associated with wood waste - time to roll up our sleeves! Experienced group facilitators from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Michigan State University Extension will guide us to productive outcomes. Keynote speakers at the start of the meeting will provide the context and provide some information and concepts to guide breakout group discussions.
Jeff Howe is the founder of Dovetail Partners, Inc., a highly skilled team that fosters sustainability and responsible behaviors by collaborating to develop unique concepts, systems, models, and programs. He has authored a wide range of articles on issues including planning, marketing, and green building. Jeff has also published a comprehensive report, The Current State of Wood Reuse and Recycling in North America, which outlines trends and develops recommendations to increase waste wood utilization.
For more information and to register, visit: http://mifbi.org/events/fostering-wood-recycling-in-michigan