Day 1 - Tuesday 2 June 2020
9.00amTour (seminar) starts at Hamburg Hotel (TBA)
Registration for the seminar
10.00amPresentations on current status and impacts of damage on Spruce forests in :
Length of talks may be modified to suit overall timetable
10.00am-10.30amGermanyClaus Rodenberg, Owner Claus Rodenberg Waldkontor
11.00am-11.30amCzech Republic and SlovakiaTBC
11.30am-12.00pmCoffee break - Light lunch
12.00m-12.30pmSwedenSpeaker Confirmed
12.30pm-1.00pmPolandKrzysztof Jackowiak, Managing Director - Poland, Claus Rodenberg Waldkontor
1.00pm-1.15pmSlovenia - or a German State Forest Manager to talk about State forests policyTBC
1.15pm-1.45pmFranceStephan Mangaud, China Supply Chain Manager, TPT Forests
1.45pm-2.05pmDigital Forest Inventories and Disease Detection MappingAlbrecht von Ruffer, Owner Skylab Global
2.05pm-2.25pmAn introduction to the new & world's largest woodchip biomass power plantNiels Severinsen, Senior Consultant/Biomass Procurement Officer, Hofor A/S
2.25pm-2.50pmEurope Damaged Spruce - Its Role in the Chinese Softwood Log Market - Now and in the Future:Gavin Hao, Director Gingko Shanghai China
3.00pmDrive to Einbeck
5.30pmArrive Einbeck
Stay in FREIgeist Hotel at Einbeck

Day 2 - Wednesday 3 June 2020
Full Day - Timings TBCSpruce damaged forest
Spruce undamaged forests (if any there)
Possible Funicular ride up mountain for aerial view of damaged forests
Harvesting to roadside
Truck/rail transport
Drive to Lubeck
Log Container LoadingLubeck Port
Waldkontor facilities for log containers and for woodchipsLubeck Port - Site Visit Confirmed
Stay in Lubeck - likely Radisson Blu hotel

Day 3 - Thursday 4 June 2020
Site visits to German domestic wood processing mills
8.00amDepart Lubeck hotel
9.00am-11.30amVisit to the largest sawmill in the worldIlim Nordic Timber, Wismar
12.45pm-2.45pmVisit to major Wood Panes MDF, OSB, Flooring ComplexEGGER Holzwerkstoffe, Wismar
3.00pm-4.15pmVisit to major German Pellet PlantWismar Pellets
4.30pmDrive to Rostock
5.15pmArrive Rostock
5.45pmFerry to Gedser in Denmark
7.45pmArrive Gedser
Stay Gedser hotel or in areaTBA

Day 4 - Friday 5 June 2020
7.15amDepart by bus for the HOFOR Avedoreaerket, Denmark
9.00amArrival at the Avedoreaerket(Amager heat and power plant)Site Visit Confirmed
9.15amBriefing about the AvedoreaerketConf. Rm 3-1 - Coffee and tea to be served
9.45amRound Tour at Avedoreaerket
- Turbines and woodpellet+coal unit
- Control Room
- Roof top view over the power plant and the city of Copenhagen
- Port, cranes, and conveyers
- Wood chipper and extra storage capacities
- Sampling laboratory
- Storage capacities
- The BIO4 unit
12.30amLunchAvedoreaerket Cafeteria
1.30pmSum up and final discussions
2.15pmTour ends at a mid-city hotel or
2.30pmTour ends at Copenhagen Airport