May 7 - 8
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 institutes and gives highlights of the research on new materials and specialty chemicals from the forest.
Last day to register is April 19
Call for abstracts
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Tuesday May 7
12.45 Welcome and start of the conference
13.00 Treesearch – collaboration for new materials from the forest
13.30 Perspectives from the industry: research and competence for an industrial transformation
14.30 Treesearch, a part of the Swedish Government’s strategic investments for a circular and biobased economy
15.00 Science Fair and coffee break
15.30 The strategic innovation programme BioInnovation
15.45 Keynote Speaker: Sara Mazur
16.30 Science Fair and pre-dinner mingle
Wednesday May 8
08.30 Treesearch: Education and Research Infrastructure support for the research
09.00 Perspectives from the academy: research and education at the universities
10.00 Coffee break
10.30 Highlights from research within Treesearch
12.30 Highlights from research within Treesearch cont. (Parallel sessions)
14.30 Coffee break
15.00 Summary and end of conference
16.00 Buses leave for Stockholm C, Norrköping C and Katrineholm C
The program times and titles may change
The practical details
When: May 7 – 8. The program starts May 7 with lunch at 12.00.
Who can attend: Treesearch associated (e.g., researcher, PhD student or postdoc) or working at a Treesearch partner. You can also be a special invited guest.
Venue: Vildmarkshotellet, Norrköping (see map below). Treesearch arranges bus transfer from Stockholm C, Norrköping C and Katrinehom C. From Stockholm C it takes about 1.5 h to travel to Vildmarkshotellet (depending on traffic) and from Norrköping C about 40 minutes. Cost: The cost for the conference and lunches/dinner is covered by Treesearch
Bus transfer: Treesearch is arranging bus transfer from Stockholm C, Norrköping C and Katrinehom C. Sign up for the transfer in the registration. See the schedule below.
If you want to arrange your own transfer you can read more on Kolmården’s website on how to get to the venue.
Station Departure May 7 Arrival May 8
Stockholm C 9.30 18.00
Norrköping C 11.00 17.00
Katrineholm C 10.30 17.15
Accommodation: In the registration you can book room at the venue Vildmarkshotellet. The cost for the room is covered by the participant/the participant’s organisation and can be payed on site.
Registration: last day to register is April 19