#EURegionsWeek - Circular economy for a green Europe – Regiostars finalists talk

Date Location Organiser
13 Oct 2020 Online European Commission

Transferability of circular economy solutions to other cities and regions will be the key topic of the discussion: how the experiences of our Regiostars winners can be replicated in other contexts, what are the challenges faced and the opportunities developed through the implementation of their projects.

Speakers: Regiostars finalist project representative, one jury member to moderate.
Q&A format: moderator will propose two rounds of questions to speakers.

Projects involved:
TAKE THE COOL FOOD CHALLENGE Interreg V-a France (Channel) England
SeRaMCo – Secondary Raw Materials for Concrete Precast Products Interreg North West Europe – Germany, Netherlands, France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Fibrenamics Green NORTE 2020 Portugal
EcoDesign Circle – Interreg Baltic Sea Region – Germany, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Poland
Blue circular economy – Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme – Ireland, United Kingdom, Norway, Denmark (Greenland)

Moderators:
Gianluca Comuniello, Communication Officer, DG REGIO European Commission, Belgium.
Sandro Mendonça, Associated Professor, Instituto University of Lisbon, ISCTE-IUL Business Research Unit, Portugal.

Speakers:
Conrad Dorer, Project coordinator, German Environment Agency, Germany.
Raúl Fangueiro, Professor and Senior researcher, CVR – Centro de Valorização de Resíduos (Waste Recovery Center) Guimares, Portugal.
Siv Marina Flø Grimstad, Project coordinator, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway.
Christian Glock, Project coordinator, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany.
Carly Leonard, Project director, PECT, United Kingdom. 

Watch the Regiostars ceremony live here on 14th October at 19:00.