Date(s) - 21/06/2017
EEN Luxembourg organise the brokerage event LëtzBiz – Circular in Luxembourg on 21 June 2017, in the framework of the international event “Luxembourg Circular Economy Hotspot 2017”.
LëtzBiz – Circular targets mainly SMEs, in order to inform them about circular economy, to stimulate cross-border partnerships and to initiate an exchange between companies and experts in this field. The focus is on all aspects of Circular Economy.
The event includes a round table discussion on cross-border best practices in the field of circular economy, workshops, pitches, a small exhibition and b2b meetings between companies from different countries as well as between experts and businesses.
The participants have also the possibility to exchange with circular economy experts from all over the world, who participate in the Luxembourg Circular Economy Hotspot 2017 and join the Enterprise Europe Network event in the afternoon.
The participation fee amounts to 99.00 EUR for the first company representative and 50.00 EUR for any additional participant.
PROGRAMME – WEDNESDAY, 21 JUNE 2017
|09h00 – 09h30||Welcome of the participants
|09h30 – 18h00||Exhibition «Circular Economy in Luxembourg»|
|09h30 – 10h25||Opening Session
Welcome address – Mr Carlo Thelen, Director general, Chamber of Commerce
|10h30 – 12h00||Workshops / b2b meetings|
|10h30 – 11h10||WS1: Fit4Circularity, organised by Luxinnovation||WS2: Circular Business Models in industry, organised by FEDIL|
|11h15 – 11h55||WS3: Eco-construction, organised by Order of Architects and Consulting Engineers (OAI)||WS4: Tools to assesss and optimise the sustainability of circular economy solutions, organised by Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)|
|12h00||Arrival of the “international expert delegation”|
|12h00 – 12h45||*** Lunch ***|
|12h45 – 14h15||b2b meetings|
PROGRAMME DE L’APRES-MIDI
Opportunities & Challenges for circular economy in the Greater Region and the Benelux countries:
Could crossborder cooperation unlock circular economy?
|14h30 – 14h40||Welcome address
Mr Michel Wurth, President, Chamber of Commerce
|14h40 – 14h50||Opening speech
Mr Camille Gira, Secretary of State for Sustainable Development and Infrastructure
|14h50 – 16h10||Opportunities & Challenges for circular economy in the Greater Region and the Benelux countries: Could crossborder cooperation unlock circular economy? – Panel discussion on best practices in the field of cross border circular economy moderated by Mr Camille Ney
– Mr Herman Bavinck, Quartermaster / Programme director, Holland Circular Hotspot
– Mr Thomas Griese, State Secretary, Ministry for the Environment, Energy, Nutrition and Forestry of Rhineland-Palatinate
– Mr Klaus Wollner, Key Account Manager, Waste Development, Veolia
|16h30 – 16h45||Closing Remarks
Ms Corinne Cahen, Minister for the Greater Region
|17h00||Departure of the “international expert delegation”|
|17h00||*** Networking Cocktail ***|