Hall L in the Teaching Building, Almas Allé 10, Uppsala, Uppsala

Kickoff – Forest Bioeconomy

The kickoff focuses on circularity and sustainable innovations in the forest- and bio sectors. What are the international drivers for circular product flows? What do circularity and resource efficiency mean in practice? How will they change business models, and consumer behavior?


13.00-14.30 The Circular Economy

Welcome remarks by Jan Wintzell, Chairman of the Advisory

A Circular IKEA – A better life within the boundaries of the planet

Louise von Ehrenheim, Responsible, Sourcing Leader Inorganic materials IKEA

What will the Circular economy mean for the Swedish forest sector?

Anna Holmberg, Director and Head of the Swedish Forest Industries' Brussels office (on video)

OnceMore® - The world’s first open recycling system for blended textile waste

Åsa Degerman, Senior Business Development Manager, Södra

14.30-15.00 Coffee

15.00-16.00 Sustainable & Climate Smart Innovations

Improved material efficiency at Setra – CLT and Pyrocell

Katarina Levin, CEO Setra

Focus & Trade-offs for Innovations at Stora Enso

Mikael Hannus, VP Group Innovation Stora Enso.

16.00-16.30 Discussion

16.30- Mingle


Tid: 2022-09-28 13:00 - 17:00
Ort: Uppsala
Lokal: Hall L in the Teaching Building, Almas Allé 10, Uppsala
Arrangör: Institutionen för skogsekonomi
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Eventet sänds även i Rönnen i Umeå.

För mer information: kontakta Anders Roos, anders.roos@slu.se