From quantity to quality. Novel, high-value products from Finnish forests.
Come, hear, touch and see how the future of cosmetics, chemicals, medicines,
plastics, smart packaging and textile fabrics looks like.
7 pm Welcome & short intro to the project: why we need circular products from wood?
Jussi Manninen, VTT & Riitta Silvennoinen, Sitra
7:10 pm Novel products by Sulapac, Paptic and Elastopoli in Pecha Kucha style
7:30 pm Creating demand for circular products: a new marketing model, Ethica
7:40 pm Speeding up the innovation process: rapid experimentation and
innovation model by VTT
7:50 pm Ecomodules, a tool for life cycle inventory creation and eco-design, LUKE
8:00 pm 2 min interviews with SYKE (Finnish Environmental Institute), Stora Enso, Isku,
Montinutra, Lumene, Starcke and LAMK (Lahti University of Applied Sciences)
on their R&D work in the Circular Economy from Wood project.
8:10 pm Networking & opportunity to meet the companies & other project partners
To whom: consumer brands, wood product manufacturers, investors, public organisations,
researchers and anyone interested in learning more about biobased products.