Tuesday 8 December

Tentative programme

Theme 3: Sustainable forest management (SFM) as a basis for bioeconomy development

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Timo Karjalainen, LUKE

8.30

Introduction to the day 
Research Professor   Timo Karjalainen , LUKE

8.40

What is SFM? How to measure it? Criteria and indicators, lessons learned
Dr . Bernhard Wolfslehner , Central-East and South-East European Regional Office
presentation

9.10

Forest management in Russia and ensuring its sustainability 
Dr . Eugene Lopatin, LUKE
presentation

9.40

SFM in Russia: company view
Mr. Mikhail Tarasov , Acting IKEA Global Forest Manager
presentation

10.10

Coffee

10.30

SFM for bioeconomy: something new or business as usual 
Research Professor Jari Hynynen , LUKE
presentation

11.00

Panel discussion on promoting SFM via intensification
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challenges, approaches and experiences in Russia

12.15

Lunch

Theme 4: The emerging forest-based bioeconomy: drivers, trends, markets and products 

Moderator: Ms. Päivi Pelli, UEF

13.15

Rethinking the role of forest-based sector services
Ms . Päivi Pelli , UEF
presentation

13.35

Forest biorefinery developments
Ms . Sirpa Välimaa , Stora Enso
presentation

13.55

Payments for environmental services (PES), – a new tool to enhance provision of ecosystem services?
Dr. Jukka Tikkanen, UEF
presentation

14.15

Can bioenergy be competitive?
Prof.  Antti Asikainen , LUKE
presentation 

14:35

Coffee

15.15

Panel discussion + wrap up

16.15-18.00

Group work

19:00-      

Departure to Villa Vainoniemi, address:Vainoniementie 3, 80110 Joensuu

19:30        

Leadership and communication - a key to sustainable forest management
Mr. Kenneth Munson , International Paper

20:00

Informal dinner