In June 13-14 the Coordinating committee and Focus area coordinators of NB NORD met at Skogforsk, Uppsala, Sweden. The current state of research and development at the participating institutes was presented and a tentative work plan for the CAR was decided. Minutes from the meeting are available at Kick-off report.
Currently, Rolf Björheden at Skogforsk is the CAR Coordinator and the Coordinating committee consists of Magnus Thor (Skogforsk), Antti Asikainen (Luke), Heikki Pajuoja (Metsäteho), Andis Lazdins (Silava), Kjell Suadicani (KU) and Bruce Talbot (NIBIO). The Focus areas and the coordinators/contact persons are as follows
Reduced impact logging, Isabelle Bergkvist, firstname.lastname@example.org
Value recovery & Big data, Maria Nordström, email@example.com
Mechanized and improved silviculture, Dagnija Lazdina, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contractor forestry, Eva Skagestad, email@example.com
Transport technology and low volume roads, Viktorija Rozentāle, firstname.lastname@example.org
New and emerging forest products, Maria Iwarsson Wide, Maria.IwarssonWide@skogforsk.se
Please feel free to contact us for information on developments and activities within the NB NORD work topics!