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WOOD IN A SUSTAINABLE ECONOMY

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22.06.2022

09:30 CET

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Join us at this meeting, organized by ProPopulus and sponsored by ING, that will bring together industry experts and players with the aim of giving visibility to the contribution of wood in the development of a sustainable bioeconomy and in the mitigation of climate change.

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June 22nd 2022

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Espacio CÓMO

Calle Pradillo 60

Madrid

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    09:30 Arrival and registration

    09:55 Official opening

    Joris van Acker, Chairman of ProPopulus

    Carlos García Peredo, Head of Structured Finance, ING Spain & Portugal

    María Torres-Quevedo Garcia de Quesada, Deputy General, Director of Forest Policy and Fight Against Desertification, Ministry for the Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge

    10:20 Poplar, the tree of the 21st century

    Joris van Acker, Chairman of ProPopulus and Professor and Director of the Wood Technology Laboratory, University of Ghent

    10:45 Sustainable Forest Management, key in the fight against climate change 

    Ana Belén Noriega, PEFC Spain, General Secretary

    11:10 Round table: Social, economic, and environmental impact of forests in Spain

    Moderator:

    David Álvarez García, Executive Director, Ecoacsa

    Participants:

    Francesc Cano, Deputy Director of Transfer, Centre for Forestry Science and Technology of Catalonia

    Inés González Doncel, Vice Dean of the Official College of Forestry Engineers and Coordinator of the Platform Juntos por los Bosques

    Antolino Gallego, Professor of Applied Physics at the E.T.S. of Building Engineering, University of Granada

    Marta Corella, Forest Engineer, Mayoress
    of Orea

    11:55     Coffee break

    12:10  Is it possible to continue innovating in the wood industry?

    Juan Picos, Doctor in Forestry Engineering, Professor and Researcher, University of Vigo

    12:35 Construction revolution: the age of wood

    Julen Pérez, Architect, Senior Associate, Waugh Thistleton Architects Ltd.

    13:00 Round table:
    The importance of trees in our lives

    Moderator:

    Juan Fernández González, Head of Strategic Finance, ING Spain & Portugal

    Participa:

    Oscar Crespo, Head of Business Development, Garnica Group

    María Morales Rodríguez, Corporate Comms & Sustainable Business Specialist, Leroy Merlin España

    María Lafuente, Sustainable Designer. Multidisciplinary artist

    Santiago Saura, Councillor for Internationalization and Cooperation, Madrid City Council

    13:45 Closing

    Pedro Garnica, Former Chairman of ProPopulus and Chairman of Garnica Group

    Carlos García Peredo, Head of Structured Finance, ING Spain & Portugal

    14:00    Closing cocktail

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