Wood Be Better

28 Jan 13:30 - 15:00


Using wood - a decisive contribution in greening our buildings.

The President of the European Commission is highlighting it, the Commission’s Renovation Wave Communication as well. Yes, wood and its decisive contribution in greening our buildings is finally making its well-deserved way into the core of EU policy discussions!

This event is hosted by Erik BergkvistMember of European Parliament (S&D)


  • Peter Handley, Head of Unit Energy Intensive Industries and Raw Materials, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, European Commission: The role of wood construction in EU policy going forward
  • Stefan Lindbäck, CEO, Lindbäck’s Group; At Lindbäck’s, we already walk the talk!
  • Paul Brannen, Director of Public Affairs, CEI-Bois;Increased wood use in the EU building stock – an important contribution in reaching multiple European Green Deal objectives

*The Swedish Wood Be Better network, based in Brussels, focuses on policy development affecting the forest based sector.

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