Forest&Photonics is a unique professional event that brings together the forest and technology
experts to network, collaborate and share their experiences, challenges and solutions. Already fifth
time arranged event is for forest sector and technology companies, researchers, business developers
and specialists.

Venue: Koli Nature Centre Ukko & Break Sokos Hotel Koli – Yläkolintie 39, 83960 Koli National Park, Finland


Forest&Photonics 2019 themes

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Forest Bioeconomy
  • Advanced Technologies for Forest Fires

Program & presentations


09:00   Registration and coffee

10:00   Opening the Forest&Photonics 2019

10:15  The Finnish Flagship programme – Spearheads for Finnish technology development – panel discussion

12:00   Lunch break and demonstrators (check in to rooms)

13:00   Forest fires – Advanced technologies for mitigating global problem


14:15   Coffee break and demonstrators (check in to rooms)

  • Using open data for forest virtual reality visualization demo, Veikko Miettinen, Business Joensuu

15:00   Forest fires session continues

16:45   Evening program and matchmaking

20:00    Finnish Cuisine buffet with live music and networking



10:00   Artificial intelligence (AI) in forest bioeconomy

11:30   Lunch break and demonstrators

  • Using open data for forest virtual reality visualization demo, Veikko Miettinen, Business Joensuu

13:00   Technologies and platforms for digital forest bioeconomy

14:30   Summary and conclusion of the F&P 2019

15:30   The bus leaves to Joensuu city and Airport

Business Joensuu Ltd. reserves the right to make changes to the program.


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Registration & Prices

  • Normal prices (VAT 0%)
    160€ – Including two day event with meals and evening dinner
    + bus transportation Joensuu – Koli – Joensuu

See the all details and make your registration here.

Previous Expert Presentations

  • Forest&Photonics 2018 program and pdf-presentations Here
  • Forest&Photonics 2018 video-presentations Here
  • Forest&Photonics 2017 video-presentations Here
  • Forest&Photonics 2016 video-presentations Here