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Title: Baskegur Round Table - Technical Workshop

14/10/2020 — 12:00 - 13:30


Baskegur 2020 Technical Workshops will feature two online round tables on the 14th and 15th of October, which will provide an updated view of bioeconomy through a format combining keynote speeches and debates.

14th October

Experts from Canada, Finland, and the Basque Country shall expound on the bioeconomy strategy promoted by their relevant administrations, as well as the role of bioregions in the development of economic policies.


12:00 Introduction by Oskar Azkarate / Director General of Baskegur and Moderator of the round table

12:05 Presentation by Leena Leskinen (Finland) / Finnish Forest Centre: “Strategic Framework for the Success of Forest Bioeconomy in North Karelia”

12:20 Presentation by Greg Rampley (Canada) / Chief, Bioproducts and Supply Chain Economics, National Capital Region (Ottawa) and Mohammad Mohammad (Canada) / Senior Research Advisor, National Capital Region (Ottawa)

12:35 Presentation by Leire Barañano / General Manager at Neiker (Basque Country)

12:50 Q&A and Discussion

13:30 End of round table