Call for Wood Innovators

Host Worldresourceventures - Berlin

Seventh edition: june 22nd, 2023
Program, june 22nd, 2023


Information & Registration


Live Stream:
If you are not able to attend personally use our live stream
Active from 09.30 am. CET


Check also
Impressions and Presentations of the 6th forum on january 26th (Swiss Krono)


June 21st 2023 (Main Event at June 22nd):

Travel and site visit

Local train RE6 (direct connection from Berlin) stops close to Swisskrono’s site and conference location in Wittstock (details travel instructions will follow)

Site visit at 2:00 p.m. CET
Gettogether at „Forsthof Alt Daber“ (forest hut of Town Forest of the city of Wittstock), 5.00 till 9.00 p.m. with local beer and barbecue (open fire place)

Program June 22nd (main event)

7th forest & wood innovation forum, june 22nd, 2023
as per june 08th 2023 | all time p.m. CET

If you are not able to attend personally use our live stream
Active from 09.30 am. CET

08:00check-in, coffee, breakfast
booth set-up
  Leonhard Ventures Ulf Leonhard
  Swiss Krono Tex  GmbH & Co. KG Max von Tippelskirch, Head of Strategy, SwissKrono AG, Lucerne/CH,
Hendrik Hecht, CEO: who are we - what we are looking for
  City of Wittstock G. Bischoff, M. Bünning
09:50Inspirations I 
Intro I Landeskompetenzzentrum Forst Eberswalde (LFE) Dr. Ulrike Hagemann
Intro II Metsa Group Erik Kolehmainen (zoom)
"What do investors look for when investing in the forest/wood based bioeconomy"
  AGDW Die Waldeigentümer - Association of Private Forest Owners Jürgen Gaulke
  Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) Martin Gutsch
  Working Group - Forest and Ecosystem Resilience  
  Reforestum Alban Bressand / UpLink, World Economic Forum Gianluca Gyga
  Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development Prof. Ulrich Schwarz
  Better Earth Fenja Bremer
10:30Success Stories 
  Dryad Networks GmbH Carsten Brinkschulte
  Tecnaro GmbH Jürgen Pfitzer
  Semper Silva, a Sylva Nova Company Joséphine de Chazournes



10:50Startups & Innovator I 
  Introduction by  DogPatchLabs, Dublin Ashley Shak
  Lignum Inc (South Korea) - remote Oh-Jin Park
  Fighting Treetop Fire (Israel) Daniel Leigh
  Forstify GmbH Christian Kaulich
  Technical University of Munich, global vegetation models Konstantin Gregor
  AgForTec GmbH Roland Priebe
  Chestnut Natural Capital Ltd. - Chestnut Bio Ian Brown
11:45Coffee Break 
12:15Inspirations II 
  FUTURE FOREST GMBH & CO.KG Christoph zu Stolberg, Björn Kaminski
  Fachhochschule Erfurt
Landschaftsarchitektur, Gartenbau und Forstwirtschaft
Professur für Waldarbeit, Forsttechnik und Forstnutzung
Nils Fischer
  TU Berlin, C H O R A conscious city lab, Bauhütte 4.0 lab in partnership with Fraunhofer IPK (zoom) Prof. Raoul Bunschoten a.D.
  Eco-Environment Innovation GmbH Dr.  Uwe Schneider
  World for Climate GmbH Isabel Arens
  FSC® Germany Lukas Pabst
  DeO Deimel Oelschläger Architekten GmbH Iris Oelschläger
  HAUTE INNOVATION Agency for Future Materials Hon.-Prof. Dr. Sascha Peters
01:00 p.m.Lunch 
  Booth visits  
02:00 p.m.Funding Opportunities in Circular Economy 
  Contrarian Ventures Robina von Stein
  Chrysalix Venture Capital Fred van Beuningen
  Leanox Impact Capital Mattes Fechner
02:15 p.m.Startups II 
Introduction Landesbeirat Holz Berlin-Brandenburg e. V. Wood Cluster Berlin-Brandenburg Max Schierbecker
  Alternate Solution OOD (Bulgaria) Torsten Raab
  BAUFACHFRAU Berlin e.V. Isabel Schmidt
  ALI 2035 (Czech Republic) Robert Babuka
  Roofuz Kilian Eckle
  Complex Forests (Brazil) Gustavo Silveira
  3BTEC MAGNUMBOARD- by SwissKroni Julien Oldengott
  Bauen mit dem innovativen Bausystem -Construction with  SWISS KRONO MAGNUMBOARD OSB  


03:15 p.m.Inspirations III 
  World Intellectual Property Organization WIPO Green (zoom) Anja von der Ropp, Senior Program Coordinator | Climate Change and Food Security
  studioBLOME Architects Dieter Blome
  Plant-for-the-Planet  (zoom) Freya Anton
  Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development Prof. Tobias Cremer
  Arboretum Solutions Stefanie Lang
  Centre for International Forestry Research and World Agroforestry Patrick Worms
  Bauhaus der Erde gGmbH Anne Holsten
04:00 p.m.Coffee Break 
  Booth visits  
04:30 p.m.Startups III 
  Alfaneo Benjamin Herzog
  aponix urban farming components Marco Tidona
  Frogeex (CH) Jana Skokan
  Orbica UG Peter Rose, Felix Burkhalter
  TRIQBRIQ AG Lewin Fricke
  HoZe Solutions GmbH Martin Hofman
05:30Resumee Speakers & Keynotes (tba) 
  Hendrik Hecht, CEO Swiss Krono Tex  GmbH & Co. KG  
  Ulf Leonhard  
06:00 p.m.Recpetion & game barbecue 
  Booth visits  

June 23rd (option):

Field trip to forest of the City of Wittstock
09:00 - 11:00