– University of Copenhagen

Governing sustainability of bioenergy, biomaterial and bioproduct supply chains from forest and agricultural landscapes

Welcome to the website for the conference ”Governing sustainability of bioenergy, biomaterial and bioproduct supply chains from forest and agricultural landscapes” which will take place from the 17th - 19th of April 2018 at the University of Copenhagen.

Here you can find information about conference, including aim, themes and approach, and the call for abstracts, see also menu to the left.

Submit abstracts to: Inge Stupak (ism@ign.ku.dk)
Deadline: 29 October 2017
Notification of acceptance: 1 December 2017
Template for abstract submission.

More information is to come on programme, keynote speakers, excursion and registration.

We invite presentations on research that examines, reviews, or analyses topics relevant to the conference themes:

  1. Sustainability impacts of biomass production
  2. Policies and governance systems to assure sustainability of bio-based supply chains
  3. Data and methodologies to verify sustainable practices
  4. Stakeholder perceptions and engagement in relation to sustainability governance

We warmly welcome scientists, researchers, policy makers, actors from relevant economic sectors and industries, NGOs and other interested persons.

The conference is organized by IEA Bioenergy Task 43 “Biomass feedstocks for bioenergy markets”, the Nordic-Baltic SNS-NKJ network activity “Effect of bioenergy production from forests and agriculture on ecosystem services in the Nordic and Baltic landscapes”, and CAR-ES III “Centre of Advanced Research on Environmental Services from Nordic Forest Ecosystems”