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EPW 2009

Download the 2009 programme here.

CEPI Annual Meeting

Title Speaker Document
Welcome and opening address Magnus Hall, CEPI Chairman not available
Introduction Patrick Moore, Moderator not available
Keynote Speech Ola Altera, Secretary of State for Energy and Entreprise (Sweden) not available
Keynote Speech Dr Romana Jordan Cizelj (MEP) not available
Keynote Speech Nick Campbell, Chair BusinessEurope, Climate Change Working Group N.Cambell presentation
Reading Newspaper in a Digital Age Ulrich Schmitz, Axel Springer U.Schmitz presentation
Packaging in Sustainability Nigel Bagley, Unilever N.Bagley presentation
Promoting Paper Values Teresa Presas and Discussion with Patrick Moore T.Presas presentation
Concluding remarks Magnus Hall, CEPI chairman not availablen


Speakers Biographies 2009



Seminar 1 – Promoting Biodiversity in the European Pulp and Paper Industry

Title Speaker Document
Welcome and introduction Mikko Ohela (Metsäliitto) not available
Sharing Experiences on forest biodiversity Robert Taylor (Editor) R. Taylor presentation
Biodiversity in protected and managed forests Nicole Nowicki-Caupin (Eurosite) not available
Business & Biodiversity Marta Kaczynska (European Commission) M.Kaczynska presentation
MCPFE Policies for the conservation of forest biodiversity Arne Ivar Sletnes (MCPFE Liaison Unit) A. I. Sletnes presentation
The European Parliament Perspective Struan Stevenson (European Parliament) not available
Wrap-up/End of Seminar Ulrich Leberle (CEPI) not available


Speakers Biographies


Seminar 2 – Water footprinting – The next big thing?

Title Speaker Document
Opening and welcome - Introduction of the speakers John Swift (SCA – chairman) J.Swift presentation
Water issue introduction Marco Mensink (CEPI) M.Mensink presentation
Water footprint introduction Derk Kuiper (WFN) D.Kruiper presentation
Water footprint of Coca Cola Ulrike Sapiro (Coke) U.Sapiro presentation
Water footprint of a paper mill Ola Svending (StoraEnso) not available
The Global round table Karin Krchnak (AWS) K.Krchnak presentation
The WWF perspective to water Sergej Moroz (WWF) S.Moroz presentation
Paper industry projects and way forward Marco Mensink (CEPI) not available


Speakers Biographies


Seminar 3 – Research: Biorefinery – Bio-chemicals

Title Speaker Document
Opening words Arie Hooimeijer (Chairman of CEPI R&D Group) not available
Innovation Landscape Structural Changes(SCP) Jukka Kilpeläinen (Stora Enso) J.Kilpenäinen presentation
The importance of Biorefinery Antti Asikainen (METLA)
Dr. Klaus Neumann (Borregaard)
Ola Hildingsson (Domsjoe)
Mr Hans Sohlström (UPM)
Petri Vasara (Poÿry)
Annita Westenbroeck (KCPK)
K.Neumann presentation
O. Hildingsson presentation
H. Sohlström presentation
P. Vasara presentation
A. Westenbroek presentation
Conclusion on the biorefinery future: obstacles and success factors Arie Hooimeijer not available
Biorefineries: the Institutional perspective for an expansion of forest-based biorefineries Tomas Jonsson
Maria Fernandez
T. Jonsson presentation
M. Fernandez presentation
FTP and biorefineries Kimmo Kalela not available
Closure of the meeting Arie Hooimeijer not available


Speakers Biographies


Seminar 4 – Benchmarking for EU ETS

Title Speaker Document
Welcome by the chair Stefan Sundman (FFIF) not available
Introduction/background/planning Marco Mensink (CEPI) M.Mensink presentation
Introduction Benchmarking principles Maarten Neelis (Ecofys) M.Neelis presentation
A benchmark proposal for PPI Marco Mensink (CEPI)/Maarten Neelis (Ecofys) not available


Speakers Biographies

FBI Seminar

Forest Products Industry: A natural value

Strategic Research Workshop - the Future Needs of the Paper Industry (COST action)


Paper and ICT - Co-exisiting in a Sustainable Society



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Board Meeting

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Seminar: EU-US Trade Negotiations and the Paper Industry

The US is the main trading partner for the EU as far as pulp and paper are concerned. Since 2004, there have been no import tariffs on both sides of the Atlantic. Hence, the EU-US trade negotiations offer the opportunity to explore regulatory convergence in many areas such as wood legality and renewable energy legislation but also standards for paper for recycling.

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European Paper Week 2014 presentations

Presentations are publicly available a year after the completion of the event.

Below you can find speaker presentations from European Paper Week 2014. Here is some more material made available during the European Paper Week 2014:

Tuesday, 25/11

Seminar - New ideas for the paper industry: Young researchers' presentations

Sinke Henshaw Osong, Mid Sweden University Development of nano-ligno-cellulose produced from mechanical pulp
Oscar Nissin, Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Finland Bioeconomy in Practice...The Biofore Concept Car
Jonna Elina Kuusisto, Aalto University, Finland Composite pigments for papermaking: An innovative solution for improved cost-efficiency
Yoko Otsuka, Centre Technique du Papier (CTP), France Synthesis and Self-assembly of P3HT-b-Maltoheptaose Block Copolymers for Flexible Photovoltaic Paper
Ronny Wahlström, Wood fractionation by deep eutectic solvent systems Wood fractionation by deep eutectic solvent systems
Vegar Ottesen, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) Nanocellulose Properties of Interest for Paper and Packaging
Aleš Ház, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava (STU) (STUBA) LIGNIN - Isolation, thermal degradation and application in bioplastics
Laura Kollau and Dannie van Osch, Eindhoven University, The Netherlands The use of Deep Eutectic Solvents
Doris Rengstl, Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS), Germany Development of starch based barrier coating concepts against mineral oil for recycled paper
Thomas Schrinner, Technical University of Dresden, Germany Dry defibration – a waterless preparation process for hard recyclable paper products
Iva Mikulić and Marina Vukoje, Pan Paper and University of Zagreb, Croatia Continuous process for production of cellulose pulp from grass-like feedstock Miscanthus giganteus
Tiemo Arndt, Papiertechnische Stiftung (PTS), Germany Application of hydrodynamic cavitation as alternative technology for stock preparation processes in comparison to standard ultrasound assisted and industrial processes
Urška Kavčič, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia Printed smart packaging
Spyros Bousious, KCPK/BUMAGA, The Netherlands Beyond mere papermaking: Moving in the direction of the Multiple Input – Multiple Output paper mill

 wEDNESDAY, 26/11

Infosession - Assessing the legitimacy of promoting the carbon neutrality of biomass
After the success of this infosession, a webinar will be organised early next year. Please send an email to if you would be interested in attending.

Mart-Jan Schelhaas Scientific review
Paulo Canaveira Rules and principles for carbon accounting and their implications for biomass for energy
Mårten Larsson Conclusions and policy recommendations

Seminar - On the road to 2030: the Climate & Energy package and the pulp and paper industry

Tomas Wyns, Doctoral Researcher on Environment and Sustainable Development at the Institute for European Studies, Vrije Universiteit Brussel The European Council’s steering views on the 2030 package
Martin Godfried, Administrator at Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators, ACER Key developments and challenges on EU energy markets integration


CEPI Annual Meeting 

Carsten Breziski, Chief Economist, ING-DiBa Quo vadis, Europe? Desperately seeking a powerful recovery


Thursday, 27/11

 Seminar - Competitiveness in a circular economy

Anna Karamat, DG Environment, European Commission The European Commission’s proposal on the waste targets review
Ulrich Leberle, Raw Materials Director, CEPI The European pulp and paper industry’s view on the waste targets review
Michiel Adriaanse Programme Manager, KCPK Evolution theory for paper mills
Dr. Dominic Hogg Chairman, Eunomia How to build a business case
Helga van Thournout Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company Moving together with the value chain (not available - please contact the speaker for more information)
Video: The circular economy and the pulp and paper industry


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