Welcome to Pulp & Beyond 2024 – the new era of PulPaper is here


See you in Helsinki, Finland in April 2024!

Pulp & Beyond is the leading forum bringing together the latest forest-based bioeconomy innovations, products, services and technologies as well as key people throughout the ecosystem. It takes place in Helsinki, Finland on 9-12 April, 2024 at the Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre.

With four days full of inspiring encounters, talks, networking, and business possibilities, we invite you to take full advantage of the program. See an overview of the program below. For full program and registration, visit pulpandbeyond.com. There are both free-of-charge and paid program available but all events require pre-registration.

Interested in program for students? Read more about the Employer of the Future theme day and related activities.

Pulp & Beyond Conference on 9 April at 8:45-17:00 EET

The conference provides state-of-the-art industry insights and knowledge you won’t get anywhere else. Take part in the discussions with key players worldwide. The conference consists of joint program and three theme tracks: Innovative Wood-based Products, Carbon Zero Future Mills, and the International Control Systems Conference 2024. Purchase tickets at pulpandbeyond.com.

PI 110 years anniversary cocktail event on 9 April at 18:00-21:00 EET

Puunjalostusinsinöörit ry (PI), the Finnish Forest Products Engineers’ Association celebrates its 110 anniversary this year. In connection with Pulp & Beyond, PI organises a cocktail event to commemorate the occasion. The event is by invitation only for PI members and invited guests. Program and registration.

Exhibition on 10-11 April at 9:00-16:00 EET

This year, the Pulp & Beyond exhibition is more international than ever with over 160 industry leaders worldwide taking part in the exhibition. The exhibition also features two stages full of interesting and inspiring talks from leading forest-based industry experts. Admission to the exhibition is free of charge but requires pre-registration.

After Work 10 April at 16:30-18:00 EET

After a hard day of work, it’s time to unwind. The exhibition hall will transfer into an after-work session with relaxed atmosphere, good conversations, and networking with old and new friends at the exhibitor booths. After-work is included in the exhibition registration.

Beach Party 10 April at 18:30-23:00 EET

End the first exhibition day at the beach! Just a short walk from the Expo and Convention Centre, a unique indoor summer concept welcomes you to kick off your shoes and curl your toes in the sand. DJ music, sauna, food, real palm trees, and an excellent beach bar guarantee you’ll have a great time! Purchase tickets at pulpandbeyond.com.

PI’s Annual Meeting on 11 April at 8:30-9:45

PI’s Annual Meeting will take place in connection with the Pulp & Beyond event. During the meeting, we’ll cover topics defined in the association’s rules. The event is by invitation only for PI members. Program and registration.

Excursion 11-12 April

Join the overnight field trip to Jyväskylä region in Central Finland. You’ll have a chance to visit three companies: Metsä Group’s Äänekoski Bioproduct Mill, Suzano Finland Textile MFC Plant, and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. Purchase tickets at pulpandbeyond.com.