Symposium 2012

Efficient Fibre Utilization – A Response to the Global Wood Supply Situation (2012)

Lectures given at the 2012 Marcus Wallenberg Prize Symposium held in Stockholm on October 2, 2012.

Moderator: Mr. Ulf Wickbom

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Mr. Marcus Wallenberg, Chairman, SEB, Stockholm, Sweden
Chairman of the Board of the Marcus Wallenberg Foundation

Opening Session


Mrs. Karin Emilsson, Director, Södra, Member of the Prize Selection Committee

The Warm Touch of Metal Belt Calendering

Mr. Mika Viljanmaa, M.Sc., Recipient of the 2012 Marcus Wallenberg Prize, Metso Paper,
Järvenpää, Finland

Resource Reviews

Forest Sector Transformation: Maximizing Value from Canada’s Forest Resource

Mrs. Catherine Cobden, Excecutive Vice President, Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC), Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Global Natural Resource Development – Threats and Possibilities for the Forest Industry

Mr. Peter Berg, Director of Knowledge, Paper & Forest Products, McKinsey & Company,
Stockholm, Sweden

Developments Along the Value Chain

Future Bio-Products Based on New Technology Platforms

Mr. Pasi Laine, President, Metso Pulp, Paper and Power segment, Helsinki, Finland

Multi-Layer Technology in Paper-Making

Mr. Daniel Söderberg, Professor, Royal Institute of Technology/Innventia, Stockholm, Sweden

Aseptic Packaging and Sustainability – Transforming Waste into Wealth

Mr. Paulo Nigro, Managing Director, Tetra Pak Brazil and Central and South America, São Paulo, Brazil

Panel Discussion