ChangeNOW - the world's largest gathering of solutions for the planet - will return to Paris for its 3rd edition from 30 January to 1 February 2020, with more than 1,000 solutions, which need to match 4 criteria of selection:
- have a positive impact
- rethink the standards
- have a viable business model
- have potential for growth.
The summit will feature:
- inspiring keynotes on concrete action
- demonstration stands
- networking opportunities.
In France, ChangeNOW is held under the High patronage of the President of the French Republic and in collaboration with the Ministry for Ecological and Solidarity Transition. The summit, which is also a partner of UNESCO, was formed as a coalition of the Solar Impulse Foundation, Ashoka, B Corps, Climate KIC, the EVPA, Makesense, Fashion for Good, INSEAD, Cleantech Open, WWF, Dalberg, Impact Hub, among others.
Some of the circular economy keynotes at the summit will include:
- Bert van Son, MUD Jeans
- Tom Szaky, TerraCycle
- Romain Pilliard, Use it Again! + skipper of the Ellen MacArthur trimaran.
From targeting zero waste to integrating innovative solutions directly in the summit, discover ChangeNow's commitments for an innovative and a social & eco-friendly event.