Innovative solutions for a circular economy

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access to critical materials; new jobs; raising GDP; curbing EU's dependency on foreign markets

The European Policy Centre (EPC) is holding an online Policy dialogue on Innovative solutions for a circular economy on 25 November 2020 (15:00-16:30 CET).

The event will explore the role of innovative approaches, notably digital solutions and new technologies, in the transition to a circular economy, including the barriers to their development and scale-up. It will also look into the role of EU tools in facilitating the uptake of innovative solutions for a circular economy.

Draft agenda:

  • Sveinung Rotevatn, Minister of Climate and Environment, Norway
  • William Neale, Adviser for Circular Economy, Directorate B, Circular Economy & Green Growth, DG Environment, European Commission 
  • Tom Eng, Senior Vice-President, Tomra
  • Sirpa Pietikäinen, member of the European Parliament 
  • Stefan Šipka (Chair), Policy Analyst, European Policy Centre 

Other speakers are to be announced.

Please click here to register.