Present and Future of Forest Resources and Related Value Chains – An engaging conference focusing on forest resources and digitalization occurred on December 1 in Mercato San Severino, a town sn the southern Italian region of Campania. The conference, organized by Conlegno, a partner in the DigiMedFor project, drew around 170 participants and featured insightful presentations on various topics.
Presentations by Distinguished Speakers
Antonio Saracino – Professor of Silviculture and Forest Management at the University of Naples
Explored the production potential of forests in Mediterranean Italy.
Luigi Saulino – Primary Coordinator of the DigiMedFor Project
Presented the project’s goals and activities for the digitization of forest resources in the Mediterranean region.
Angelo Mariano (Conlegno) – EUDR and New Regulations
Provided insights into the new Zero Deforestation Regulation (EUDR) and its implications for companies in the forestry and agro-livestock sector.
The Role of Digital Technology in Forest Management
The “Present and Future of Forest Resources and Related Value Chains” -conference highlighted the growing role that digital technology will play in forest management and related economic activities.
Internationally Relevant Topics
In addition to DigiMedFor-related topics, discussions also covered:
- European and global trends in the timber market.
- Specific aspects of the wood packaging sector.
Participation and Networking
The event brought together approximately 170 participants, primarily representatives from the wood supply chain and processing companies.