World Bioeconomy Forum | Ruka, Finland

11 September 2019 to 13 September 2019
Ruka, Finland

The 2nd World BioEconomy Forum will be held in Ruka, Finland on September 11-13, 2019. The event will bring together major think tanks, regulators and operators, and will have some of the world’s most influential bioeconomy stakeholders, policymakers, researchers and innovators as speakers.

World BioEconomy Forum seeks to inspire public and private sector bioeconomy stakeholders to explore innovative ways of harnessing the unique bio-resources of Europe’s northern region in pursuit of a sustainable and economically meaningful northern bioeconomy.

The World BioEconomy Forum at Ruka gathering coincides ideally with the EU’s latest bioeconomy strategy update, and will offer an opportunity to discuss its ramifications in depth with relevant experts in several panel sessions:

  1. Implementing bio-strategies
  2. Forest bioeconomy and climate change
  3. CEO Panel
  4. Circular bioeconomy – Enterprise Panel
  5. Evolving value chains based on bio-feedstocks – Case Plastics

BBI JU Executive Director Philippe Mengal will speak on the panel on value chains based on bio-feedstocks.