Annual Meeting of the New Industrial Graduate Research School in Forest Genetics, Biotechnology and Breeding

Dates: September 24th and 25th, 2018

Place: Skogforsk, Sävar

Participants: Industry representatives, Supervisors and Students of the second and third research school

DAY 1 (24th of September)

09:30 – 10:00 Welcome coffee

10:00- 10:20 Introduction and Progress  Harry Wu

Nathaniel Street industrial PhD project

10:20 - 10.50 Nat Street (20 min)

10.50 – 11.10 Andreas Scheider (20 min)

11.10 – 11:30 Daniel Hägglund, Holmen Skog (20 min)

Vaughan Hurry industrial PhD project

11:30 – 11.50 Vaughan Hurry (20 min)

11.50 – 12.10 Tuuli Aro (20 min)

12.10 – 13.10 Lunch at Skogforsk

XiaoRu Wang industrial PhD project

13.10 – 13.30 Xiao-Ru Wang (20 min)

13.30 – 14.00 Alisa Kravtsova (20 min)

14.00 – 14.20 Johan Westin, Skogforsk (20 min)

Malin Elfstrand industrial PhD project

14.30 – 14.50 Malin Elfstrand (20 min) web-based

14.50 – 15.10 Hernán Dario Capador Barreto (20 min) web-based

15.10 – 15.40 Coffee break

Judith Felten industrial PhD project

15:40 – 16.00 Jenny Lundströmer (20 min)

16:00 – 16:20 Judith Felten (20 min) (2nd research school student)

16:20 – 16:40 Lill Eiletsen (20 min)

2nd research school presentations

16:40 – 17:00 Ainhoa Calleja-Rodríguez (20 min)

End of the meeting

18.30 Dinner

DAY 2 (25th of September)

Industrial partners

08:30 – 10:30 Visit to Norra Timber’s sawmill at Sävar with the world’s first CT Log (Computed Tomography) integrated into the saw line. (1 1/2 hours)

10:30 – 11:00 Come back from  the sawmill and coffee break (30 min)

11:00 - 12:30 Visit to Skogforsk facilities.

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 14.30 General discussion/Ideas…

14.30 End of the meeting