Association of clusters and technology networks at Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia

The mission of the association is to create a favourable environment and climate for collaboration, networking and dialogue among all stakeholders, companies, R&D institutions, educational institutions, the capital and the state.

Furniture and Woodworking Cluster Partnership

European network of Furniture and wood clusters established with the aim of creating joint business / development opportunities and exchanging experiences for the development and strengthening of the competitiveness of member companies.

Network of Forest-based Clusters in the south-eastern and central Europe

The Cluster network was founded in order to achieve the synergy and new business opportunities to develop and strengthen the Cluster and its members’ competitiveness.

CCIS – Wood Processing and Furniture Industry Association

Central and representative wood industry association.

UL, Biotechnical Faculty – Department of Wood Science and Technology

Central developmental higher education organization in the woodworking field.

SRIP Smart buildings and home with a wood chain

Cross-sectoral Strategic Development Innovation Partnership of companies and R&D institutions with the aim of supporting the implementation of the Strategy of Smart Specialization of Slovenia in the field of smart wooden buildings.

Slovenian Forest-Based Technology Platform

Represents a national platform and is a integral part of the European Forest-based Technology Platform. Its aim is to set a long-term development strategy (to 2030), with a broad support from the trade and industry, as well as from the science and politics.

Association of woodworkers of Slovenia

Independent Professional Association of woodworkers. The main task of the Association is to promote and maintain the creative and professional thinking and concern for the popularization of the woodworking industry and education in all fields, that are of utmost importance for the development of the Slovenian woodworking industry.

Slovenian Forestry Institute

Public research institution of national importance with an extensive research programme in the fields of forest biology, ecology, silviculture and spatial aspects of forests and forest landscapes.

Slovenian National Building and Civil Engineering Institute

Is an independent, impartial and non-profit organization, which fulfils all the requirements of EEC Council Directive No. 89/106 regarding approval bodies which carry out the testing and quality certification of construction products.

Faculty of Design

Independent higher education organization studying furniture design, interior design, product design and design management.

Centre of Excellence Innorenew COE

The InnoRenew CoE is an independent research institute, formally established in the year 2017 in the frameworks of the Twining project. InnoRenew CoE conducting research about renewable materials and sustainable buildings, and transfer of scientific knowledge into industrial practice.

Zavod BIG

Synergies of business, design and architectural practices for the future.


The main purpose of the event »Charm of Wood« is to promote an increased consumption of wood. The event presents a variety of potential uses of wood. The general public is informed through the media that wood products also contribute to climate change mitigation.

Consortium for wood and design

The platform for the proactive connecting of the wood chain with the creative industries to inform and educate the profession and its related entities.