31 May - 1 June 2010, Brussels, Belgium

Session I: Problem situation and knowledge demand

Integrating innovation and development policies for the forest sector
Gerhard Weiss, EFICEEC
Innovative policies for the sustainable development of the forest sector
Timothy Hall, DG Research
Innovative future for the forest: Integrated rural development
Doris Wiederwald, ÖAR regional development consulting
Innovative future for wood: Making new opportunities real
CG Beckemann, FTP

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Session II: Results of the COST Action E51

WG1 results on territorial services
Prof. Bill Slee, Macaulay Institute, UK
WG2 results on wood value chains
Prof. Pekka Ollonqvist, METLA, FI
Discussion of morning session
Timothy Hall (DG Research), Doris Wiederwald (ÖAR regional development consulting), CG Beckemann (FTP), Prof. Bill Slee (Macaulay Institute), Prof. Pekka Ollonqvist (METLA).

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Session III: Intersectoral discussion forum

Round 1
What policies are needed for an integrated wood value chain management?
Round 2
What policies are needed for integrated rural development?

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