Thermopolis Ltd. – Energy Agency of South Ostrobothnia, Finnish Forest Centre and Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences would like to invite you to VISU International Bioenergy Days

Seminar 10th of October, 2018, 9:00 – 18:00 (EST)
Bioenergy Field trip 11th of October, 2018, 8:30 – 15:45 (EST)

Seminar at Sokos Hotel Lakeus, Torikatu 2, Seinäjoki, Finland
Bioenergy Field Trip in different locations in South Ostrobothnia, Finland

Meeting rooms:
Seminar presentations at Iso AG and networking session at Lakeussali

To whom:
Experts in the fields of bioenergy, forestry and bioeconomy; researchers and developers interested in future international projects or other cooperation; financiers of research and development projects; bioenergy field companies (forest industry, energy industry, boiler manufacturers); farmers and forest owners; heat consumers (e.g. municipalities); policy makers and regional authorities; promoters of international trade and cooperation; anyone interested in the topic.

This seminar is offered free of charge but requires pre-registration. Please register as soon as possible to guarantee a place at the seminar, but at the latest 3rd of October, 2018.

Register using this link:

The seminar language is English.

The speakers of the event include Mr. Janne Sankelo, Vapo Ltd’s Stakeholder manager; Mr. Hannes Tuohiniitty, Branch Manager at the Bioenergy Association of Finland; Mr. Eugen Kokin, Associate Professor of Energy Application Engineering at the Estonian University of Life Sciences; Prof. Jukka Ahokas, Professor Emeritus of agriculture at the University of Helsinki; Prof. Väinö Poikalainen, Professor Emeritus of Food Science at the Estonian University of Life Sciences; Mr. Ülo Kask, Energy Expert at Tartu Regional Energy Agency and Managing director of Pilvero Oü and Mr. Yrjö Ylkänen, Business manager at the Finnish Forest Centre.            

The current program of the event can be found from a link from our website:


For additional information, please contact:
Ms. Anne Viljanen, Project manager, Thermopolis Ltd. – Energy Agency of South Ostrobothnia, 44 738 0020
Mr. Juha Viirimäki, Bioeconomy and bioenergy expert, Finnish Forest Centre, 50 314 0464
Mr. Risto Lauhanen, Research and development manager, Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences, 40 830 4150