The Marcus Wallenberg Prize Symposium
Global forests under pressure: impacts on economy and climate
November 14, 2023, 09.00-12.30 CET
Welcome to the Marcus Wallenberg Prize Symposium
The 2023 Marcus Wallenberg Prize is awarded to Drs Darius Adams, Joseph Buongiorno, and Richard Haynes for their original and groundbreaking development of the forest sector economic models TAMM and PAPYRUS and its extension to the global forest products model GFPM. Their work laid the foundation for the development of global forest sector modelling and numerous national and regional forest sector models from the 1980s and onwards.
Chairman of the Marcus Wallenberg Foundation
Date: November 14, 2023, at 09.00-12.30 CEST
The digital symposium attendance is free of charge and open for everyone.
Registration to be made by November 13, 2023.
A recording of the symposium will be distributed to registered persons after the event.
The Marcus Wallenberg Prize
The purpose of the Prize is to recognize, encourage and stimulate pathbreaking scientific achievements which contribute significantly to broadening knowledge and to technical development within the fields of importance to forestry and forest industries.
Learn more: mwp.org
Prof. Darius Adams,
USA, co-recipient of the 2023 Marcus Wallenberg Prize, Oregon State University
Prof. Joseph Buongiorno,
USA, co-recipient of the 2023 Marcus Wallenberg Prize, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dr. Richard W. Haynes,
USA, co-recipient of the 2023 Marcus Wallenberg Prize, US Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, Portland, OR, USA.
Opening and Welcome by Chairman Marcus Wallenberg
9:05 – 9:40
Laureate Joseph Buongiorno
9:45 – 10:05
10:10 – 10.30
10:30 – 10:35
10:35 – 11:30
11:30 – 12:20
Gert-Jan Nabuurs, Moderator
Jussi Kumpula, Managing Director, Metsähallitus
Elisabet Salander Björklund, MWF board
Maximilian Schulte, Young Researcher program, PhD student SLU
Liisa Rohweder, WWF Finland