ThinkForest Roundtable Discussion
Forest biomass sustainability and carbon neutrality
Brussels, 12 October 2016
This event will discuss forest biomass sustainability and carbon neutrality based on the results of a new EFI science-policy study and the latest developments within this topic. These are particularly topical issues due to the ongoing process of updating the EU climate and renewable energy polices for 2020-2030 period.
Attendance is by invitation only. For more information, please contact ulla.vanttinen @ efi.int
15 November 2016
International Press Center, Brussels
Registration opens 27 September
Keynote speakers include:
Jyrki Katainen, European Commission Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
Phil Hogan, European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development
Göran Persson, ThinkForest President
Host: Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, MEP
- What bioeconomy innovations are required?
- How do EU-global interactions affect bioeconomy development?
- How can we ensure that a forest-based bioeconomy is sustainable?
A tentative programme of the event is available here.
If you have any questions about events, please contact Ulla Vänttinen, European Forest Institute (ulla.vanttinen @ efi.int).
Further information is also available from Prof. Lauri Hetemäki, Assistant Director, European Forest Institute (lauri.hetemaki @ efi.int)