Treesearch Progress 2019
Welcome to the first Treesearch Progress conference and listen to how Treesearch will create strong and sustainable collaboration between academy and industry to make Sweden a leading bioeconomy. The conference will bring together participants from academy, industry and institute and gives highlights of the research on new materials and specialty chemicals from the forest.
Confirmed speakers includes the Swedish Minister of Enterprise Ibrahim Baylan.
The venue for the conference is Vildmarkshotellet in the forests of Kolmården. The conference is free of charge for all Treesearch associated researchers, PhD students and postdoctors. The participants covers the cost for accommodation and travel. Treesearch will arrange bus transfer from Norrköping, Stockholm C and Katrineholm to the hotel.
Last day to register is April 19.
Call for abstracts
Present your research at Treesearch Progress 2019:
Treesearch invites all associated projects to submit abstracts. The submission closes March 31. To the abstract submission.
Is your project not yet associated? Read more on how to associate you project here.
Tuesday 7th of May
Busses leaves from Norrköping, Stockholm C and Katrineholm in the morning
12.00 Registration & Lunch mingle
13.00 The collaboration platform Treesearch
Daniel Söderberg, Director of Treesearch, and Jenny Joensuu, Deputy Director of Treesearch
13.30 Industry commitment in Treesearch
14.30 The national perspective
Ibrahim Baylan, Minister for Enterprise
15.00 Coffee break
15.30 The strategic innovation program BioInnovation
Anna Wiberg, Programme Manager BioInnovation
15.45 International Key Note Speaker
16.30 Science Fair
08.30 Treesearch Education and Research Infrastructure
Gunnar Westman, Deputy directors of Treesearch, and Eva Malmström, Research infrastructure coordinator
09.00 Highlight of research within Treesearch
10.00 Coffee break
10.30 Academic commitment in Treesearch
12.30 Research in Treesearch
13.00 Parallel sessions based on the 4 thematic research areas in Treesearch
14.30 Coffee break
15.00 Continuation of parallel sessions
Busses goes back to Norrköping, Stockholm C and Katrineholm
– Registration starts at 1st of March 2019
– The conference is free of charge but the participants cover the cost for accommondation and travel cost
– Bus transfer is provided by Treesearch from Stockholm C, Norrköping and Katrineholm
– Dinner and evening event included in the registration
– Booking of rooms will be available through the registration (cost covered by the participants on site)