Environmental Forestry 2024

Improving our environmental performance in forestry
  • 25-26 June 2024, Rotorua, New Zealand
Improving our environmental performance across the forest industry brings both challenges and rewards. We seek to facilitate speakers and delegates to share successes and learnings among peers across a range of forest management companies for large and small forest estates.
John Stulen, Director, Innvoatek

Environmental Forestry 2024

Event Details

This event brought together over 150 environmental, operations, technical and management representatives from the forest industry, and local and central government. It was designed for those with boots on the ground, planning operations, ensuring compliance and creating policy.

The programme delivered a range of case studies on improving outcomes for a diverse range of environmental objectives. It is not just about managing production forestry operations, but bringing a range of views together for environmental forestry practitioners and managers to learn and network.

Key Topics

  • The new Government’s Policy Environment
  • Industry-wide Research Perspectives
  • Case Studies from Large Environmental Projects beyond Forestry
  • Continuous Cover Forestry – International Practices
  • An Iwi Perspective on Forestry Environment Management
  • Wilding Conifers
  • Workshops and interactive audience discussions

Who Will Attend?

  • Environmental foresters from large and small forest management companies
  • Senior operation managers from forest companies
  • Regulatory and compliance staff from regional councils and local government agencies
  • Staff from both policy and management groups at national government agencies
  • Owners and senior operations staff from forest engineering contracting companies


We work closely with a wide range of New Zealand, Australian and international companies, technology suppliers, researchers and government bodies within the agritech community to develop a strong and innovative programme. We will keep you updated as we start work on another programme. If you have any questions, please contact John Stulen via or (+64) 7 921 1382.

Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities

The Environmental Forestry conference offered a tremendous opportunity for companies involved throughout the forestry sector. Exhibition spaces were at a premium. FIEA has a well-deserved reputation of providing both sponsors and exhibitors with a unique platform for promoting their products and services to the industry in BOTH New Zealand and Australia.

We always receive strong interest in the sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities available. For a full range of sponsorship, exhibition and branding options, please contact Gordon Thomson, Marketing & Sponsorship Manager, (+64) 7 921 1384 or (+64) 27 275 8022,

Event Partners

FIEA Partners

Sponsor Logo - Rotorua Economic Development
Sponsor Logo - Scion Research
Sponsor Logo - NZ Logger
Sponsor Logo - Key Knife | Braford Industries
Sponsor Logo - Trimble Forestry
Sponsor Logo - Atlas | Integral
Sponsor Logo - Holtec
Sponsor Logo - C3
Sponsor Logo - USNR
Sponsor Logo - Eagle Technology
Sponsor Logo - FWPA
Sponsor Logo - Arxada (formally Lonza)
Sponsor Logo - Remsoft

Media Partners

Sponsor Logo - HarvestTECH News
Sponsor Logo - WoodTECH News
Sponsor Logo - Friday Offcuts
Sponsor Logo - ForestTECH News
Sponsor Logo - NZ Logger


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Rotorua, New Zealand

Distinction Hotel Rotorua
390 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand

With its beautiful garden setting and located just minutes from the city centre, Distinction Rotorua Hotel is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a big day at the conference. After the event, this hotel is also a great base to enjoy the wealth of attractions and activities Rotorua has to offer. Free car parking is available at the venue, however, spaces are limited and hotel guests take priority.

Special accommodation rates will be available shortly

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