Join as a member and utilise the benefits!


Join the network and utilize the joining gift: free admission to the Autumn Summit (value of 250 €).

As a 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


All new annual members will get a complimentary entrance to the Autumn Seminar, held on November 14th, 2019 (value of 250 €). New student members receive one free book from Papermaking Science and Technology book series. The benefits require that the membership application has been filled in by October 31tst, 2019.

Next time new members are accepted in the Annual meeting in April, therefore now is a good time to react!

Join as a member