Wallenberg Young Researchers’ Challenge 2018 - apply now!

14.5.2018

Forest Products Engineers (PI), Jaakko Pöyry Foundation, LUKE and VTT invite applications of young PhD students’ and post-docs’ to the Wallenberg Young Researchers’ Challenge 2018, that will be arranged in connection with the Marcus Wallenberg Prize Event in Stockholm in September 2018.

Marcus Wallenberg Prize Ceremony, Young Researchers’ Challenge 2018 – Apply now and take the chance to network and present your research!

OPEN TO PhD STUDENTS AND PostDocs FROM FINNISH UNIVERSITIES AND RESEARCH INSTITUTES

Along with a unique opportunity to present your research to leading scientists and representatives of the forest-based industry from all over the world, you will also be given extensive opportunities to network with your fellow young researchers active in the areas of interest to the forest-based sector. The whole program will range from 23 to 26 September.

This year’s Marcus Wallenberg Prize recognizes achievements in the field of tree nutrition, see www.mwp.org. As the challenges for the forest-based sector grow, the understanding of the structure and function of trees and forest ecosystems as well as the development of innovative, value-added products and technologies is becoming more and more important. For that, your contribution is essential.

Please find more information of Wallenberg Young Researchers’ Challenge 2018! You are also free to spread this info among your fellow students.

PI will coordinate the MWP YR selection. DL for the application is June 15, 2018. For more information and abstract submission contact PI’s office, Susanna Lähdesmäki (susanna.lahdesmaki@puunjalostusinsinoorit.fi).

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