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The Sustainable Future of CLT in the South: Grow. Design. Build. Conference

October 7 @ 8:00 am - October 9 @ 5:00 pm

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Auburn, Ala. AU CFWE KPNC Environmental Education Building.

Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is a burgeoning industry in the southern United States, capitalizing on the abundant presence of southern pine and other softwoods found in the region. The use of CLT offers a myriad of economic and environmental advantages across various sectors of the supply chain, benefiting stakeholders ranging from landowners and foresters to developers, contractors, architects, and engineers.

Discover more about this innovative material and other sustainable mass timber products at the Auburn University-hosted CLT conference, “The Sustainable Future of CLT in the South: Grow. Design. Build.” taking place from October 7 – 9, 2024, in Auburn, Alabama. This exclusive three-day event to be held at The Hotel at Auburn University & Dixon Conference Center, will showcase distinguished experts in forestry, building sciences, engineering, architecture, and design.

Conference discussions will delve into the latest CLT research, trends, and developments specific to the South. Session tracks will cater to the diverse interests of various audiences, including designers, builders, contractors, forestry professionals, academics, landowners, manufacturers, and suppliers. Don’t miss this unparalleled opportunity to be part of the movement shaping the future of construction and sustainability in the South. Register today and secure your place at the forefront of CLT innovation!

As part of their registration or as a standalone option, attendees may also exhibit or sponsor various aspects of the conference, including a keynote speaker, student, or reception/meal. To secure an exhibit space or sponsorship opportunity, visit and click on the secure payment link associated with each option. In addition to the valuable recognition opportunities, sponsorship provides a vehicle for industry partners to actively support the conference, ensuring its success and overall impact.

Accommodations and group room discounts are available at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center. Located in the heart of Auburn University’s majestic campus, this newly renovated hotel offers easy access to the entertainment of downtown Auburn, the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National, and historic Opelika. Take advantage of the group room rate by calling  334-821-8200 and mentioning the “CLT Conference” or book online.

Presented by the College of Forestry, Wildlife and Environment in collaboration with Auburn University’s Mass Timber Collaborative, a partnership of the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, the College of Architecture Design and Construction, and the College of Forestry, Wildlife and Environment.


October 7 @ 8:00 am
October 9 @ 5:00 pm
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Dr. Adam Maggard


The Auburn Hotel & Dixon Conference Center
241 S College S
Auburn, AL 36849 United States
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