Speakers 2009

Koli Forum 2009 will bring together acknowledged speakers representing business, research and development, policy and decision-making.

Martti Ahtisaari
Former President of Finland (1994-2000), Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and a long-term diplomat noted for his international peace work.

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Stefan Bringezu
Director, Material Flows and Resource Management, Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy.

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Antonis Constantinou
Director for Rural Development Programmes II, EC DG Agriculture and Rural Development.

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Philipp Freiherr zu Guttenberg
Member of the Board of the Confederation of European Forest Owners (CEPF) and Chairman of the Land&Forst Betriebe Steiermark, Association of Styrian Forest Owners.

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Lars Gädda
Research Director, Forest Cluster Ltd.

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Pekka Hallberg
President of the Supreme Administrative Court of Finland, Chairman of the Koli Forum Advisory Board.

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Satu Helynen
Technology Director, Technical Research Centre of Finland VTT.

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Pentti Hyttinen
Region Mayor of North Karelia, Chairman of the Koli Forum Steering Group.

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Jorma Ollila
Chairman (1999-) and former CEO of the Nokia Corporation (1992-2006), Chairman of Royal Dutch Shell (2006-).

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Tamas Marghescu
Former Regional Director of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

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Jan McAlpine
Director of the United Nations Division on Forests and head of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF) Secretariat.

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Karl-Göran Mäler
Professor emeritus, Researcher, former Director, The Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics.

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Gert-Jan Nabuurs
Assistant Director, European Forest Institute.

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Göran Persson
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sveaskog, Former Prime Minister of Sweden.

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Kit Prins
Former Chief, ECE/FAO Timber Section.

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Martin Siecker
Member of the European Economic and Social Committee, Dutch trade Union FNV.

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Arne Ivar Sletnes
Head, Liaison Unit Oslo, Ministerial Conference on the Protection of Forests in Europe.

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Jeremy Wall
Expert, EU Institution

Berry Wiersum
CEO, Sappi Fine Paper Europe.

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