The Top-level Research Initiative on climate, energy and environment is now in its fourth year, and the annual conference for 2012 continues the experience of sharing knowledge and results. This year’s conference starts 29th Oct. 2012 at 3:30 PM and ends with lunch on 30th Oct.

The two half days will present the Top-level Research Initiative in a context on how the research programmes can contribute to green growth.

  • How can Nordic collaboration on climate, environment and energy questions contribute to economic growth in the future?
  • What emphasis can the Top-level Research Initiative and its results have on green growth in the Nordic countries and on future Nordic collaboration?

The two half days will focus on individual areas within;

  • Day 1: Policy-day
    The day focuses on an overall debate on expected results of the Top-level Research Initiative and their impact on Nordic policy development within climate, energy and environment. Researchers, politicians and business are expected to be present at the day’s event. The aim is to have a panel discussion among the day’s speakers to round up the day.
  • Day 2: TRI-programme day with dissemination of results
    Day two focuses on the actual activities in the various research programmes under the Top-level Research Initiative. The main focus will be on achieved and expected results. Project leaders from the 6 research programmes will all be present.

Time: 29th – 30th October 2012

 Place: Finlandia Hall, Helsinki

 Programme will be published in August 2012. It will also be available on

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The TRI secretariat
Nordic Energy Research, Nordic Innovation and NordForsk