News & Events
2016-10-26: WoodWisdom-Net+ project Wood Believe – Article “Communications for the European forest based sector: opportunities and challenges”
The objective of the international WoodWisdom-Net+ project W³B “What We Wood Believe – Societal Perceptions of the Forest-Based Sector” strives to take a close look to not only how the
forest-based sector is perceived in a number of selected countries (Austria, Germany, Finland and Slovenia), but how to develop tailored forms of communication specifically adjusted to the European context. Read the full article here.
2016-03-21: Apply for forest research funding – ERA-NET Sumforest Call open
The FP7 ERA-NET Sumforest invites to submit relevant research proposals in the call for transnational collaborative research projects. The call opens on the 21st March 2016 with a closing date for proposals on the 17th June 2016. The title of the call is “Sustainable forests for the society of the future“. More
2016-01-27: WoodWisdom-Net Success Stories – Timber Window ReWin
The timber window ReWin was honoured for the best innovation with a social impact at the 10th Slovenian Innovation Forum 2015 in Nova Gorica. More
2016-08-22: World Conference on Timber Engineering (WCTE 2016) , August 22-25, 2016 in Vienna, Austria
WCTE is the world’s premier forum for presenting and discussing the lastest technical and architectural developments and innovations in wood or timber construction. More
2016-04-07: WoodWisdom-Net+ project Wood Believe – 4th Stakeholder Workshop on Thu 7th April 2016 in Vienna, Austria
The objective of the international WoodWisdom-Net+ project W³B “What We Wood Believe – Societal Perceptions of the Forest-Based Sector” is to create and demonstrate innovative and cost-efficient ways of communication towards stakeholders in relevance of the European forest-based sector and its products for a sustainable bio-economy. The agenda is available here (pdf). For more information about the project, please visit the project website.
2016-01-15: Aalto Wood Winter Seminar 2016 – Building Material Futures II, January 15, 2016 in Espoo, Finland
Aalto University’s Wood working group invites to participate in a Winter Seminar titled Building Material Futures II on Friday 15th January 2016 in Auditorium A2, Otakaari 1 X, Otaniemi/ Espoo, Finland. More
2015-11-17:Thank you for visiting the WoodWisdom-Net stand at the Bioeconomy Investment Summit
WoodWisdom-Net participated in the Bioeconomy Investment Summit on 9-10 November 2015 in Brussels. The event was very interesting, and WoodWisdom-Net’s stand got good attention. We warmly thank all of you who visited our stand. More
2015-09-16: WoodWisdom-Net+ projects presented at the WW-Net seminar 14-15 Sept 2015 in Duebendorf, Switzerland
The 7th WoodWisdom-Net Research Programme Seminar was held on 14th and 15th of September 2015 at Empa Academy in Duebendorf near Zurich, Switzerland. The seminar was the first mid-term seminar of the 4th Joint Call for Proposals (2013) of WoodWisdom-Net, and brought together more than 60 researchers and stakeholders from industry, academia and policy-making organisations in the forest-based sector. The seminar presentations will soon be available on the seminar website.
2015-09-03: W3B – Third newsletter published
The 3rd newsletter of the WoodWisdom-Net+ project W3B “What We Wood Believe – Societal Perceptions of the Forest-Based Sector” is now published, available as pdf.
2015-09-24: WoodWisdom-Net+ project W3B – Third Stakeholder Workshop on 24 Sept 2015 in Ljubljana, Slovenia
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2015-08-05: New online publication available – Final results of the Joint Call for Proposals (2010) of the European Research Area Networks (ERA-Nets) WoodWisdom-Net 2 and ERA-NET Bioenergy
In 2010, two ERA-Nets jointly launched a call for R&D proposals. For WoodWisdom-Net it was the 3rd, for ERA-NET Bioenergy the 5th joint call. Now, the projects and their final results are described in brief articles in an online report, available as pdf.
2015-06-04: 2nd newsletter of the project W3B now available online
W3B “What We Wood Believe – Societal Perceptions of the Forest-Based Sector” as one of the WoodWisdom-Net+ projects investigates people’s opinions about the forest-based sector and its contribution to a bioeconomy. This 2nd newsletter provides e.g. a report on the second stakeholder workshop in Freiburg, Germany and background information on the project’s international online survey. More
2015-05-19: BBI Call for proposals launched on 19 May 2015, deadline 15 Sept 2015
The Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking launches a €100 million Call for proposals. This Call is dedicated to Innovation Actions (“Flagships”), and focuses on lignocellulosic feedstock (BBI Value Chain 1), valorisation of cellulose (BBI Value Chain 2) and innovative processes for sugar recovery and conversion from Municipal Solid Waste (BBI Value Chain 4). More
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