The condensed format will consist of two sessions in which high-level presenters will discuss issues such as the opportunities and shortcomings of the policy news in Germany and Poland, as well as market initiatives as sustainability certification and digital trading of pellets. Each session closes with an interactive panel discussion along with Q&A from online participants.
12.45 Please login to Zoom 15 minutes before the event starts.
You can connect to Zoom via the web or you can download the App. App and headset are recommended.
For any questions regarding participation via Zoom, please contact Svebio, +46-8-441 70 80.
- COVID-19,Green Recovery & Renovation Wave
Michał Długosz, Bioenergy Europe
- Germany's Coal Exit Law & what it means for (German) pellets?
Jens Wolf, General Manager Europe and Vice President Commercial, Enviva
- Polish coal reduction plans
Adam Sarnaszek, Chairman of the Board, Polish Pellet Council
- Pellets in Denmark
Lisbet Ølgaard, Head of Division Centre for Renewables, Danish Energy Agency
- Post-Brexit, Biomass Heat Works! and Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)
Mark Lebus, Director LC Energy and Chairman, UK Pellet Council
- Panel with presenters
14.40 – 17.00 Market perspectives - Moderator Gustav Melin, Svebio
- SURE – a new certification scheme for sustainable biomass
Thomas Siegmund, Expert Solid Biomass, Sustainable Resources SURE
- SBP – The promise of good biomass
Carsten Huljus, CEO, Sustainable Biomass Program
- The US wood pellet industry & carbon in local timberlands
Francisco Aguilar, Professor, Department of Forest Economics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)
- Swedish Pellet Association – Swedish market
Fredrik Zetterlund, Swedish Pellet Association
- Belarus pellet industry
Alexander Bashliy, Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange
- Benefits of the International Biomass Exchange: A Baltic market overview
Andrius Smaliukas, CEO, Baltpool
Eric Vial, Vice-President, Propellets France
AnnaLisa Paniz, Director of General Affairs and International Relationships of Aiel
Johan Granath, Vice-President, Ekman Group
Tomas Isaksson, Board of Swedish Pellet Association
Drying experience for the pellet industry
Thomas Laxhuber, CEO, Stela Laxhuber GmbH - drying technology (Gold Sponsor)
Please note that the programme is subject to change.
Michał Długosz and Jens Wolf.
Thomas Siegmund and Carsten Huljus.
Francisco Aguilar and Fredrik Zetterlund.
Alexander Bashliy and Andrius Smaliukas.
Mark Lebus and AnnaLisa Paniz.
Johan Granath and Tomas Isaksson.
Eric Vial and Thomas Laxhuber.
Adam Sarnaszek and Gustav Melin.
Lisbet Ølgaard and Alan Sheerard.