Innovate, Collaborate, Embrace: Navigating the Evolving World of
Forestry at the CWF Fall Meeting 2023!

Prepare for a unique experience as we gather in Dartmouth Crossing,
Nova Scotia for an extraordinary two-day event!

Plan to join us, along with our host Elmsdale Lumber Co. Ltd., as we provide an insightful technical program on day one at the Cineplex movie theatre where our great line up of speakers will share their cutting-edge ideas and strategies on innovative products, the value of collaborative partnerships, and embracing change to navigate the evolving future of forest management.

Connect with fellow colleagues at an evening reception and dinner at Jack Astor’s that will fill your mind and your belly. Celebrate achievements, forge new partnerships, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of camaraderie.

But wait, there's more! On day two, get ready for an adventure like no other. We’ll head to the woods with our hosts Elmsdale Lumber Co. Ltd. to witness cutting-edge forest management practices on their Renfrew freehold lands and finish the day with a tour of the innovative Elmsdale Lumber sawmill facility.

And here's the twist you've been waiting for—Dartmouth Crossing! Shop 'til you drop amidst a shopper's paradise, right at your fingertips. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to indulge in retail therapy, completing your holiday shopping well before the rest of the world catches up.

Don't miss this blockbuster of an event hosted by Elmsdale Lumber Co. Ltd.
Save the date and embrace the future at CWF Fall Meeting October 3 - 4, 2023
Check out the preliminary program and hope you can join us!

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  • 3 Oct 2023 7:30 AM
    Cineplex Movie Theatre 145 Shubie Dr, Dartmouth, NS B3B 0C3



As a prominent professional in the forestry sector, we believe your support and partnership would significantly enhance the success of this event and help us deliver a highly impactful and enriching experience for all attendees.

We offer various partnership opportunities for your consideration. As a sponsor or exhibitor, your brand will be prominently recognized through on-site signage, in the meeting program and posters, verbal acknowledgments, CWF website, and social media announcements.



A block of rooms has been set aside for delegates at the Hampton Inn & Suites in Dartmouth Crossing (all within walking distance to the Cineplex theatre and Jack Astor's restaurant.)

To reserve your room:
Call: (902) 406-7700 and ask for the Canadian Woodlands Forum (Code CWF) rate or

To book online, visit the hotel website HERE Then:

  • enter the date(s) you wish to book;
  • click on special rates;
  • under the group code field type CWF then choose your room(s).

To ensure that you receive the preferred rate, please reserve your room by September 8, 2023 and mention the Canadian Woodlands Forum.

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