European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre (EREK) will hold its first webinar on 19th March 2019. The event will be co-organised by ADEME and focus on the lessons learned from delivering resource efficiency support programmes in Europe. It will showcase examples from France, Scotland, and Estonia, with speakers from those countries.
The objectives of the event are as follows:
- to build capacity in resource efficiency, share knowledge and experience on implementing programmes related to resource efficiency and achieving resource- and associated financial savings in SMEs, and learn from each other;
- to enable networking and engage business support intermediaries from France and other countries into EREK and related resource efficiency activities;
- to raise awareness among French business support intermediaries and SMEs from various sectors, with regard to resource efficiency initiatives and measures;
- to virtually bring together business support intermediaries across Europe with responsibilities for resource efficiency;
- to challenge the participants to think about how companies can access support and implement resource efficiency;
- to enable attendees to evaluate the opportunities for themselves of resource efficiency consulting programs for SMEs;
- to bring together different private consultants, chambers of commerce and industry, SMEs support intermediaries and policy makers with responsibilities for resource efficiency and SMEs competitiveness.