14th of September 2016 OIGPM and MTP organized the first Polish Furniture Congress - „Polish furniture – competitive Poland”. The main topic of meeting was competitiveness of polish furniture abroad. A program of the event contained discussion panels with participation of the most important people form polish furniture industry – influence of innovation on competitiveness, advantages and disadvantages of polish furniture's export, design as a matter which props up a sales.
The Congress was a good time for conversations about Beyond 45 project. OIGPM depicted producers general advantages of training their employees. Toll-free course for workers 45 will be ready in a year.