• After registering for the Virtual Symposium, you will promptly receive a confirmation and receipt by email.  
  • Separately and before July 10, you will receive an email containing instructions on how to access the online Virtual Symposium.
  • If you are NOT an AAW member, you will need to "Create an Account" to register for the Virtual Symposium (the link is located just below the blue "Register Someone Else" button). By creating an account, you are not signing up for AAW membership and will not be charged for AAW membership.

AAW's 2020 International Virtual Symposium

AAW's 2020 International Virtual Symposium
The American Association of Woodturners (AAW), a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the art and craft of woodturning worldwide, will launch its first-ever three-day online “Virtual Symposium” July 10-12, 2020.


The all-online event will feature live educational woodturning demonstrations, special interest sessions, panel discussions, live auctions, Instant Gallery, prizes drawings for attendees, a virtual trade show, and more.

  • Demonstrators for the event will include woodturning pros Trent Bosch, Cindy Drozda, Rudy Lopez, Glenn Lucas, Mike Mahoney, and Craig Timmerman. Topics will be announced.
  • Panel discussions will include social media/business, artistic practice, and an Instant Gallery critique.
  • Special Interest Sessions will include Gizmos and Gadgets, a presentation of “best of the best” woodturning tips, and a Women in Turning (WIT) presentation.
  • The cost for all three days of programming is $20.20 (nonrefundable), which includes access to a replay of recorded Virtual Symposium content for up to ten days following the event.
  • Instant Gallery Slideshow and Instant Gallery Critique: If you would like to send an image of your work for the Virtual Instant Gallery Slideshow you will be sent a separate email with a link for the image submission. Deadline: The deadline for being part of the Slideshow is July 3.

7/10/2020 - 7/12/2020
Zoom Virtual Session UNITED STATES
Registration is now closed.