On 7th November 2006 a meeting of the Polish Technology Platform for the Forestry and Wood Sector was held in the Wood Technology Institute in Poznan.
On 29 September 2006 the Wood Technology Institute hosted a meeting with representatives of Swedish wood industry.
From 12 to 14 September 2006 an International Scientific Conference - Economic Forum 2006 "Wood Industry in the 21st century - opportunities and threats" was held in Laski near Kepno.
On 21st July 2006 representatives of the Federal Research Centre for Forestry and Forest Products in Hamburg (BFH) Prof. Arno Frühwald and Eng Roman Głowacki visited the Wood Technology Institute in Poznan.
From 12 to 13 June 2006 a conference entitled "Wood Resources and Panel Properties" took place in Valencia (Spain). The conference was organized together by COST E44 (Wood Processing Strategy) and COST E49 (Wood-based Panels), and the conference host - the AIDIMA Institute in Valencia (Wood, Furniture and Packaging Technology Institute)
On 5th June 2006 the Fourth Meeting of the Polish Technology Platform for the Forestry and Wood Sector (PPTSL-D) took place in the Wood Technology Institute in Poznan.
On 29 May 2006 a seminar entitled "Specificity of the Polish wood and furniture market and legal rules of introduction of furniture onto this market" was organized in the Wood Technology Institute for representatives of furniture producers from Malaysia.
On 22-23 May 2006 representatives of the Institute of Wood Technology in Dresdenvisited the Wood Technology Institute in Poznan. Among the invited guests were: director of the IHD Steffen Tobisch, Dilp.-Ing., Bernd Devantier, PhD (Eng), Wolfram Scheiding, PhD and Rico Semmler, PhD (Eng).
On 16th May 2006 a scientific conference entitled "Science for Poland" was held in the Sejm of the Republic of Poland. The conference was organized by the minister of science and higher education, the President of the Polish Academy of Sciences, the President of the Conference of Vice-Chancellors of Polish Academic Schools and the Chairman of the R&D Units Central Council under the auspices of the Speaker of the Sejm Marek Jurek
From 14 to 17 May 2006 IVth European Society for Wood Mechanics (ESWM) International Conference entitled "An integrated approach to the structure, performance and application of wood" was held in Florence (Italy). It was organized in cooperation with COST Action E35 "Fracture mechanics and micromechanics of wood and wood composites with regard to wood machining"
This year most important wood sector fairs: DREMA and MEBLE were organized separately for the first time. Fairs: DREMA 2006 - International Fair of Woodworking Machines and Tools; and FURNICA 2006 - Fair of Accessories ad Semi-products for Furniture Production were held on the premises of Poznan International Fair from 24th to 27th April 2006.