Tue, 15.11.2016

PI's Autumn Meeting will be held on Tuesday November 15th, 2016 at Wanha Satama, Helsinki. In the official part of the meeting new statutes, as well as new name Forest Products Engineers will be accept-ed. The theme of the seminar is digitalisation and its practical applications in the bioforest industry. The lunch speech will be given by Director General Ilona Lundström of Enterprise and Innovation Department. In the afternoon as a new part of the seminar “Engineer's best practices” will discuss work safety.

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Apply now for Pro Paper- Scholarship, Research grant, Valmet Mechanical Pulping Award or Scholarship for Commencing entrepreneur. Apply before October 19th, 2016.


PI Open Golf was played June, 8th in Nevas Golf among twenty players. The spirit remained great although some rather heavy rain in the beginning. The hilly field offered a challenging but scenic playground. Jarno Hartikainen won the bogey tournament. 



Mr. Antti Lindqvist (b. 1977), D. Sc. (Tech.), has been appointed as President and CEO of Paper Engineers’ Association, effective 1 September 2016. He will also assume the position as CEO of publishing company Paperi  ja Puu Oy.

Dr. Antti Lindqvist moves to PI from Stora Enso, where he has served over 13 years in various expert and leadership positions, latest as Director, Operations & Investments Projects at Biomaterials Division being responsible for investment planning, operations improvement and risk management.