Prospects and Developments of Forest Industry in Brazil and Finland

Prospects and Developments of Forest Industry in Brazil and Finland
28-08-2018 - 28-08-2018

Welcome to participate in the seminar about the prospects and developments of forest industry in Brazil and Finland with specialists from both countries. We are happy to have in our event as a keynote speaker, a respected forest industry expert from Brazil, Dr. Ivan Tomaselli, President of STCP Engenharia de Projetos Ltda and Vice President of Technology and Development of the Brazilian Association of the Mechanically Processed Timber – ABIMCI. In his presentation, Mr. Tomaselli will highlight e.g. the current and future plans and needs of forest cultivation and plantation in Brazil, and potential cooperation with Finnish forest industry operators and companies. Please find enclosed the CV of Dr. Tomaselli.

Time: Tuesday 28 August 2018 at 08:30 - 11:00 hrs
Venue: Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce, Helsinki Hall, 2 floor, Kalevankatu 12, Helsinki

Registration: Via this LINKthe latest on Friday, August 24 at 12 noon. 
The event is offered free of charge but requires pre-registration. The seminar language is English.


08:30 – 09:00 
Registration and Coffee

Seminar – Chaired by Ms. Kirsi Seppäläinen

Welcoming and Opening Remarks
Ms. Kirsi Seppäläinen, Chair, Finnish-Latin American Trade Association
Moderator of the Seminar

Economic Outlook of Brazil
H.E. Mr. Antonio Francisco Da Costa e Silva Neto, Ambassador of Brazil to Finland 

Keynote Address - Future Outlook of the Brazilian Forest Sector 
Dr. Ivan Tomaselli, President, STCP Engenharia de Projetos Ltda

Presentation on Finnish Forest Industry Sector
Mr. Petteri Pihlajamäki, Director, Pöyry Management Consulting Oy 

Q & A Session

Closing Remarks

End of the Event

The event is co-organized by the Finnish-Latin American Trade Association, Business Finland, Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise Europe Network and Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland. 

For more information, please contact: 
Ms. Anne Hatanpää, Liaison Manager, Finland Chamber of Commerce, 
Ms. Johanna Marin-Hyppönen, Senior Advisor, Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce, 
Ms. Leena Sipilä, Senior Business Event Specialist, Business Finland,