Barcelona BioEco 2014 makes the National TV news!

Friday, 28 November 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, Events, BioEco 2014, Videos

Barcelona BioEco 2014 makes the National TV news!

Interviews carried out on the opening morning of the Barcelona BioEconomy Forum were broadcast on the evening of the first day of the event on the Spanish National Television channel “La 2”.

Advisory Board Chairman, Professor Martí Boada, and Mr Joan Rovira, Forest Owner and Chairman of the Catalan Forest Owners’ Association described the challenges and opportunities for the bioeconomy with special focus on the situation in Catalonia.

 

 

Minute 8:55

More television coverage of the Barcelona BioEconomy Forum

Friday, 28 November 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, Events, BioEco 2014, Videos

More television coverage of the Barcelona BioEconomy Forum

The interviews carried out with Advisory Board Chairman, Professor Martí Boada, Mr Joan Rovira, Forest Owner and Chairman of the Catalan Forest Owners’ Association and Ms Isabel García Tejerina, Spanish Minister of Agriculture, were also broadcast on the regional news section of national TV station “La 1”. The interviews were conducted in the beautiful setting of the Sant Pau Art Nouveau site.

 

 

Minute 12:40

Barcelona BioEconomy Forum on the afternoon news

Friday, 28 November 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, Events, BioEco 2014, Videos

Barcelona BioEconomy Forum on the afternoon news

The Barcelona BioEconomy Forum was featured on the afternoon news on Day 1 of the event, with a report on the possibilities for the bioeconomy and focussing on the current situation in Catalonia.

Featured in the interview were Professor Martí Boada, Chair of the Barcelona BioEconomy forum Advisory Board, Mr Joan Rovira, Forest Owner and Chairman of the Catalan Forest Owners’ Association and Ms Isabel García Tejerina, Spanish Minister of Agriculture.

Minute 8:30

Joan Rovira: the bioeconomy offers huge potential for our forests

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 Posted in BioEco Forum News, News, BioEco 2014, Videos

Joan Rovira, Secretary General at Consorci Forestal de Catalunya, considers the opportunities presented by the bioeconomy for forests, including new markets and a new paradigm for forest management based on an equilibrium between sustainability and multifunctionality.