SLU Umeå, Umeå

Barents Forest Forum 2019

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The Barents region in a biobased future Welcome to a conference on the multiple-functions the forest plays in a future bioeconomy. Over the course of three days, participants from industry, forest stakeholders, policy, research and development, and education will discuss the forest in a biobased future in Northern Europe, with a particular focus on the Barents region.

The conference commences with a workshop focused on labor supply, equal opportunities and education. The conference continues with high-level practice-oriented presentations with focus on examples from Finland, Norway, Russia and Sweden. There will be opportunities for networking and practical demonstrations in forest-related excursions. The conference is open to all.


Time: 2019-10-15 08:00 - 2019-10-17 17:00
City: Umeå
Location: SLU Umeå
Organiser: SLU & Skogsstyrelsen
Additional info:

For more information and registration, see www.slu.se/BFF2019.

The Barents Forest Forum is a cooperation platform for forest sector stakeholders in the Barents region and is organized by the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Swedish Forestry Agency as one of the key events during the Swedish chairmanship in the Barents Euro-Artic Council.

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Camilla Widmark

Project leader Barents Forest Forum 2019

Researcher, head of office Forest Bioeconomy Network in 2019

+46 90 786 85 96, +46 70 29 29 018

Mona Bonta Bergman

Communications officer Forest Bioeconomy Network

+46 730-347 379