HostTEAMING UP 4 FOREST
The IUFRO-Mondi Partnership
Place & DateVienna, Austria
15 - 16 June 2023
(event has been completed)
Geographical scopePan-European region
ParticipantsScientists with leading expertise on the topics, industry, government and forest owner representatives
13:00 RegistrationCoffee and tea
13:30 Opening and setting the sceneThe meeting will be opened with a welcome by the IUFRO-Mondi Partnership followed by an introduction of the meeting goals, procedure, and participants.
14:00 Preliminary results of the IUFRO-Mondi studyScientific experts will present preliminary findings of the IUFRO-Mondi synthesis study on “The Future of Goods and Services from pan-European Forests”. The findings will address three major aspects influencing the future wood supply and provision of forest goods and services including: Biological production of forests, new technologies and innovative approaches, policy related and socio-economic
14:45 Feedback round on scientific findingsParticipants will have the opportunity to provide direct feedback on the scientific
15:15 Coffee and tea break
15:45 The business perspective - securing future fibre supplyBusiness representatives will share most pressing challenges, current adaptation strategies and information needs based on their experiences and work.
16:15 Feedback round on business perspectiveParticipants will have the opportunity to provide direct feedback on the business presentations.
16:30 Fusion of scientific findings and business perspectiveDeep dive into the exchange between science and business regarding the future of forest goods and services in pan-European forests in the face of a changing world.
17:30-18:00 Preparing for day 2 - taking actionParticipants will be informed about the next steps for driving and taking action on the second meeting day.
08:30 Coffee and tea
09:00 “Scenario Planning” World-CaféDiscussion rounds in small groups on future scenarios including
• appropriate response measures, key stakeholders,
• drivers and barriers,
• and potential next steps