A world’s leading virtual event and networking platform Brella will be used to provide the participants an excellent virtual experience.
The industry summit is organised for practitioners and top executives of peatland and peat companies that rely upon peatland and/or peat products for a significant part of their business.
TUESDAY, 4 May 2021
FUTURE OF THE PEAT INDUSTRY IN FRAMES OF CLIMATE POLITICS
Welcome note and Industry Summit opening
MODERATOR: Nina Kinnunen
Peat Industry 2020-2050
Peat reduction: Case study – Germany
Economic impact of peat moss in North America: the cost of eliminating peat moss usage
Time for break
An overview of the world peat industry and its climate impact, major biases
Peat & Peatlands in the context of EU climate politics
Panel discussion: Status of peat industry & global climate politics
MODERATOR: Arne Hückstädt
Great challenges of mankind, food security and what we can do about them
Sustainable use of peat – is it possible?
Quo vadis, peat? The industry’s view on the future of peat in Europe
The responsible sourcing of components for growing media – a UK perspective
From source back to sink: Peatland restoration & GHG emissions
Could RPP be an answer?
Panel discussion: What has to change?
Organising the Industry Summit we invite the top management of peat and peat products industries and companies involved in peatland management for agriculture, forestry, palm oil production and others to take part of the discussions and share their thoughts.
ONLINE Congress pass for Industry Summit attendees will grant you one day access from one device at the same time to the Congress’ virtual platform – Tuesday, 4 May 2021. If you register for the whole Congress, the Industry Summit access is included in your Congress pass.
You can attend the Industry Summit from your computer without the need of downloading or installing the virtual event software. Additionally you can download the free Brella mobile app, if you want to attend the event on-the-go.
The virtual event platform allows you to:
- Interact during the sessions by asking questions from the speakers,
- Commenting and discussing the topics in a public or private chat with other delegates
- Visiting the virtual exhibition
- Finding contacts to network with, among the Industry Summit and Scientific programme delegates
- Scheduling 1:1 video calls or starting chat discussions with exhibitors or other delegates
- Attend the Industry Summit sessions live on Tuesday or watch the presentations on-demand upon 60 days after the even