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Bill Tice

Bill Tice

Capital Sales/Marketing Manager, HewSaw Machines Inc.

Bill Tice is the Capital Sales/Marketing Manager for HewSaw Machines Inc. Bill has over 30 years of forest industry experience, including a number of years working at the corporate level with major Canadian producers Canfor and West Fraser. He is also a former forest industry magazine writer and editor and…
Francis Paquin

Francis Paquin

Research and development specialist, Autolog

Francis Paquin obtained a Ph.D. in materials physics with a specialty in optics at the Université de Montréal in 2014.
Jesse Short

Jesse Short

Regional Manager, Idaho Forest Group

Jesse has more than a decade of leadership experience in the industry. He joined Riley Creek Lumber after four years with Louisiana Pacific, and continued on with Idaho Forest Group after the merger with Bennett Forest Industries. He was previously plant manager for the Moyie Springs facility for four years,…
Nick Barrett

Nick Barrett

President, SiCam Systems

Nick Barrett is a visionary in the field of emerging technologies to support lumber size control and predictive maintenance.
Norvin Laudon

Norvin Laudon

Chief Technology Officer, Springer Microtec

Norvin began his career in Vancouver, B.C. developing machine vision systems for high speed manufacturing. For the last 14 years he has been involved in the sawmill industry, bringing his experience in machine vision and image processing to log and lumber scanning.
Patrick Freeman

Patrick Freeman

Chief Technology Officer, Lucidyne Technologies, Inc.

The leader of Lucidyne’s image processing and defect detection teams, Patrick is constantly on the forefront of innovation in these disciplines.
Pierre Bédard

Pierre Bédard

Project manager, optimization group, USNR

Pierre Bédard, is a forest engineer. He graduated from Laval University in 1990 in Wood Science and Technology.
Rory Armes

Rory Armes

Founder and CEO, Eight Solutions

Before founding Eight Solutions, Rory was GM of Electronic Arts, president and co-founder of Radical Entertainment.
Serge Constantineau

Serge Constantineau

Director of SM2, FPInnovations.

Serge Constantineau, ing. f., M. Sc, is a manager with 35 years of experience in wood manufacturing and value-added operations.
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