TDUK learning day

TDUK Learning Day 2024

An open learning day for TDUK members to discuss everything related to the timber supply chain regulatory changes as well as an industry update.


When: Friday, 5 July 2024.
Time: 09:30  – 16:00
Where: Hamilton House Conference Centre


Agenda

  • 09:30 | Registration
  • 09:45 | Welcome and Introduction
  • 10:00 | RPP update and auditor observation
    – Due diligence recap
    – Auditor observations
    – The technical side of timber testing – What it can and cannot do
  • 11:30 | Due diligence group exercise
    – Low risk supply chain
    – High risk supply chain
  • 12:30 | Lunch
  • 13:30 | Q&A with OPSS and DEFRA
  • 14:00 | Members presentation
  • 14:45 | Break
  • 15:00 | Open discussion and Q&A
  • 15:15 | EUDR briefing
  • 16:00 | Finish

Speakers 

Morning session

  • Soil Association, Maggie FitzHerbert and team
  • Peter Gasson and Cady Lancaster, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Afternoon session

  • OPSS, Matthew Burns and colleagues
  • DEFRA, Ross Jones
  • Hanson Plywood, Joe Walshe, Taylor Forrester, Lydia Lord
  • Metsa, Chirila Gabriela
  • Soil Association, Maggie FitzHerbert


  • Event short description (used on home page):

    Timber supply chain regulatory changes and industry update