Dialogues on the Circular Economy: Strategies for Transitioning from Food Waste Reduction to Zero Food Waste in the EU
Dialogues on the Circular Economy: Strategies for Transitioning from Food Waste Reduction to Zero Food Waste in the EU will be held by Greenio on 4 September 2023 in Paris. The event will bring together top minds in sustainability, business and policy to explore and promote effective strategies for eliminating food waste in the European Union.
It will feature panel discussions, expert talks and interactive workshops focusing on innovative and practical solutions to food waste and highlighting the role of circular economy principles in creating sustainable food systems. By fostering open dialogue and collaboration, the aim is to inspire and equip individuals, businesses and policymakers with the knowledge and tools to make zero food waste a reality.
Draft agenda (the final agenda will be provided closer to the event date)
09:00 - 09:30: Check-in and registration
09:30 - 10:00: Opening remarks
- A brief overview of the day's agenda
10:00 - 11:00: Panel discussion - The Current State of Food Waste in the EU
- In-depth look by experts in sustainability and food systems at the current state of food waste in the EU and its challenges
11:00 - 11:15: Coffee break
11:15 - 12:30: Interactive workshop - Circular Economy Solutions to Food Waste
- Interactive exploration of how circular economy principles can provide solutions to food waste
12:30 - 13:30: Lunch break with a delicious menu made entirely from rescued food items.
13:30 - 14:30: Expert talks - Innovative Practices in Food Waste Reduction
- Successful initiatives and innovative practices in food waste reduction presented by industry leaders and innovators
14:30 - 15:30: Round table - From Policies to Action: Translating Food Waste Reduction Goals into Reality
- A chance for policymakers, business leaders and sustainability experts to discuss how to turn food waste reduction policies into effective actions
15:30 - 15:45: Refreshment break
15:45 - 16:45: Interactive workshop - Your Role in Zero Food Waste
- An engaging workshop designed to equip attendees with practical ways they can contribute to achieving zero food waste
16:45 - 17:00: Closing remarks
- Reflections on the day and closing thoughts about the path forward in our shared commitment to achieving zero food waste
17:00 - 18:00: Networking reception
- An opportunity to connect with other attendees, exchange ideas and build potential partnerships in a relaxed setting