Förderverein „LignoSax e.V.“ in Dresden gegründet
After a long preparation period, LignoSax e.V., a registered society for the promotion of the forest-based sector, was founded in Dresden on 26 September 2017. Its main aim is to raise the public awareness and improve the image of the value chain of forest-wood-paper under the roof of an integrated bio-economy by suitable initiatives. Its founder members, which include also PTS, aim to visibly anchor the sector in the state politics of Saxony as well as in regional and national scientific and economic communities.Chairman of the managing committee is Mr Professor Dr Andreas Hänsel, President of the University of Cooperative Education and Director of theStaatliche Studienakademie in Dresden. One of his deputies is Professor Dr Frank Miletzky, the President of PTS.