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4 June, 2018

University of stellenbosch Margules Groome

Advanced Forest Valuation: What every forester should know

Department of Forest and Wood Science
Stellenbosch University
In collaboration with
Margules Groome Consulting
14 - 15 November 2018
Ascot Conference Centre - Pietermaritzburg


  • Brian Johnson - Director, Margules Groome Consulting1, New Zealand
  • Cori Ham - Lecturer, Stellenbosch University

Who should attend?

Professionals involved in forest valuation and timberland investments.

On the completion of the course, participants will have a better understanding of the methods and principles related to forest valuations, international valuation standards, and valuations for timber investments.

The course will run over a two-day period to allow sufficient time for participants to gain a working understanding of the principles and concepts involved. It will include interaction and discussion of practical examples related to forest valuations.

The short course will cover the following:

  • Basic principles of finance
  • Internationally accepted valuation methods
  • Valuation and financial reporting standards
  • Valuation requirements for timberland investments
  • The role of auditors
  • Case studies

The course fee is R 5 500 per person and includes a Stellenbosch University short course certificate, class notes and refreshments.

For more information or to register please contact Cori Ham at telephone 021 808 3297 or e-mail

Stellenbosch University