Biomass Supply

IEA Bioenergy Webinar – Resilient Biomass Supply Chains in the Post-COVID Recovery

IEA Bioenergy invites you to participate in a free international webinar entitled “Resilient Biomass Supply Chains in the Post-COVID Recovery”.

COVID19 has impacted economies worldwide, abruptly shifting business models and global supply chains to novel forms as well as social interaction. The webinar investigates the effect of pandemic on biomass supply chains with recording the impacts on international bioenergy supply chain and investigating how investments in biomass supply chains could aid post-COVID19 recovery.

The webinar will consist of the following presentations followed by a common Q&A session:

  • Investments in biomass supply chains that could contribute to the post-COVID19 recovery: economic growth, jobs, resilient and cleaner energy systems, Biljana Kulisic, Energy Institute Hrvoje Pozar, Croatia & Heather MacDonald, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada.
  • Covid-19 impacts on a biomass supply chain: Lessons learned from a SE US woody biomass case study, Keith Kline, Climate Change Science Institute & Center for Bioenergy Sustainability, Oak Ridge National Laboratory USA.

Bruno Gagnon , Senior Science and Policy Analyst, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada, will moderate the webinar.

This webinar will be held on Thursday, June 3, 2021 from 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Central European Summer Time / 10:00 am – 11:30 am North American Eastern Daylight Time / 3:00 pm – 4.30 pm British Summer Time .

For more information and a description of the webinar, please see the poster

Please consult the instructions below for information on how to connect for the live webinar. You will need a computer with stable internet access. If you do not have access to the internet, please contact us so we can provide you with the presentation file to follow along.

The webinar will be delivered through the Zoom web conferencing software. The webinar platform may prompt you to download a free add-in. Follow the instructions on-screen to install.

To participate as attendee, receive email reminders and calendar invitations, please register online here:

Unable to attend the live lecture? Lectures will be recorded and archived for later viewing at

How to join after registration:

All questions can be directed towards the Q&A window.


Enjoy the lecture!

For additional information, please contact:
ETA-Florence Renewable Energies