He believes that it is important to widely market the university’s wood technology programs that are offered by LTU Skellefteå. The goal of this effort is to provide information to prospective students, universities, sawmill companies and wood product development companies.
The Ljungberg Fund’s overall objective is to increase the interest and improve the quality of science and technology-oriented education, including industrial education and forest in Sweden. The focus is on the Swedish forest industry, explains Jan Moritz.
Erik Johan Ljungberg was the service manager at Stora Kopparberg Bergslags AB, between 1875 and 1913. Erik has been described as one of the all-time greatest industrialists. The Ljungberg Fund together with other stakeholders and funders has resulted in higher educational investments.