A new digital conference produced by Northwestern Lumber Association in partnership with Mid-America Lumbermens Association, the Discovery Summit '21 is an exclusive, online educational event for LBM professionals. It is a collection of unique training, updates and experiences - much of which you cannot find anywhere else - designed to provide lumber dealers pertinent information, practices, and solutions that they can implement immediately within their businesses.
In conjunction with the Northwestern Lumber Association, WLDEF co-hosts the annual Wisconsin Lumber Dealers Leadership Conference. This conference features educational seminars, roundtables, networking events and the annual membership meeting of the WLDEF and the NLA -Wisconsin Division (WRLA). The 2021 Leadership Conference has been cancelled due to the uncertainties cased by Covid-19
The annual membership meeting for the Wisconsin Lumber Dealers Education Foundation will be held in early 2021. A date will be announced.
Traditionally the annual meeting is held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Lumber Dealers Leadership Conference.
WLDEF is a proud sponsor of Northwestern Lumber Associations Wisconsin Chapter of the Lumber Leaders Roundtable gropu (formerly known as Future Lumber Leaders). Lumber Leaders roundtable groups provide support and ideas for new and up & coming business owners, managers and key personnel of independent retail yards. Meetings include roundtable discussions, tours, guest speakers and fun networking events.