Membership benefits and fees

PI supports the students, professionals and companies in the bioforest industry versatily. The members benefit from the large network, developing the knowledge and the skills and the support for the studies and carees for example in the form of scholarships and events. The company members get visibility and can develop their employees and network internationally.

As a individual member you will benefit in many ways:

Enlarge your network 

  • Network and change your views about the industry in the PI's event with people coming from several companies
  • Utilise the contact details of the 2600 members and over 45 company members in the PI's digital and printed Yearbook. 

Develop your skills and knowledge

  • Get a discounted price for the topical PI's seminars
  • Get the Paperi ja Puu - Creating Bioeconomy magazine for free four times a year
  • Get -30 % of the Papermaking Science & Technology -book series (students -50 %)

Get support for your career

  • Scroll open positions in the bioforest industry and news in the media practically summarized on our webpages
  • Utilize PI's international contacts in abroad 
  • Get a scholarship targeted for a new entrepreneur

Get support for your studies

  • Get funding for your international studies and traineeships or for your doctoral and Post-Doc studies. You may also get a scholarship for your well accomplished studies. (We give scholarships and awards appr. with 100 000 € / year)
  • Participate our mentoring programme
  • Apply for our international treineeship positions
  • Participate in our working life event, Forest Based Industries, FBI, day to find a summer job for free as well as in our other events for free or only with a small charge
  • You can network and change your views about the indutsry in the PI's event with people coming from several companies
  • You can utilize the contact details of the 2600 members in the PI's Yearbook. 

Welcome to join the growing network for bioforest industry professionals and companies!

Individual membership fees

  • Annual members: 89 €/year
    • Paperi ja Puu -journal delivered in Finland is included. Post delivery to abroad costs 44 euros per year.
  • Annual members with a family discount: 35 €/year
    • Couple living in the same apartment has the right to a family discount. It means that one person gets a reduced price and only one Paperi ja Puu -journal will be delivered.
  • Recently graduated annual members: 65 €/year
    • Reduced membership fee is valid after five year of graduation
  • Student members: 21 €/year
    • The student membership is valid for the B.Sc. and M.Sc. students.  
  • Retired members: voluntarily membership fee of 44 €/year
    • Paperi ja Puu -magazine 55 € (incl. VAT 10 %) (normal price 100 €)

 

Membership term is 1.5.-30.4.

 

Benefits for the companies

  • Possibility to affect and get visibility supporting the company image
  • Developing the skills and knowledge of the employees
  • Large network and contacts also internationally
Read more about the company benefits

Company member fees

Group

Annual turnover, M€

Membership fee, €

1 < 1 500
2 1 - 10 1 005
3 10 - 20 3 548
4 20 - 100 5 909
5 100 - 500 8 277
6 500 - 2 500 15 251
7 > 2 500 26 793

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