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"The value of wood" Conference, 21 march 2017 Brussels


"The value of wood" Conference, 21 march 2017 Brussels

EOS has the great pleasure of inviting you to the International Forum “The Value of Wood,” which will be held in Brussels on the International Day of Forests (21 March 2017). Join us for two panel discussions and keynote speeches on the topic of wood and its importance as building material and in the development of the the bioeconomy. The event is hosted by MEP Paul Brannen, who will also moderate the first panel.  MEP Henna Virkunnen  will moderate the second panel.  EOS’s President, Mr Sampsa Auvinen, is a key-note speaker and he will introduce Mr Deroubaix (FCBA, Director of the Environment department) who will give a presentation on the role of wood products in tackling climate change.

The event will be followed by a cocktail.


To register online:


15:00 – 19:00 on Tuesday, 21 March


The Résidence Palace    
Rue de la Loi 155
1000 Brussels, Belgium