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What City?

The interactive conference called What City?

Topic of this years What City is Circular cities, where it is planned  to introduce the topic of circular cities in Slovakia and also to present Bratislava’s potential in circularity.

Event will be held on October 18-19th in Bratislava.


Circular Economy International Conference

The International Engineering Fair is the most important industrial trade fair event in Central Europe with an annual attendance of more than 1,600 exhibitors and 80,000 visitors. More than 50% of exhibitors and 10% of visitors arrive from abroad. The event is attended mostly by trade visitors, with over 70 percent of visitors influencing investment decisions, and one third of them rank among top executives. All key areas of mechanical and electrical engineering industry are represented. MSV has traditionally been given high media attention, with about three hundred journalists accredited. Part of the fair is a cutting-edge sideline program of professional conferences, seminars and workshops on current technical, business and economic topic.

INCIEN becomes a partner of this fair in 2019. We will facilitate and coordinate activities such as conferences, roundtable discussions or for example networking and matchmaking opportunities, that aim to interlink potential business partners. Next to this we are committed to a higher aim – to place the International Engineering Fair on the front crossbar on a global scale once again. That is why participants from international partner organizations are invited, collaboration with many chambers of Commerce has been initiated, and exhibitors can look forward to the opportunities excessing boundaries of the Czech Republic.The key event will be an introduction of a new concept of international cooperation for Czech companies and organizations regarding circular economy. A number of important foreign guests has already today accepted our invitation to participate.


More: https://msv.cirkularnicesko.cz/en/home/


Studying visit in C2C Company

The C2C packaging factory is located in Lublin. The company constantly follows trends in sustainable development and introduces process and product innovations, has its own laboratory for testing materials and development works.

The goal of C2C is to create specific solutions for the circular economy. Plastic waste is for them a resource that is transformed into valuable products. The company was one of the first in the country to implement on an industrial scale the production of packaging from starch and bacteriostatic films.

Types of devices that can be seen at work:
– polyethylene recycling line, with industrial water recovery system
– modern extruders for films of various densities, also for BIO films
– flexographic printing machines
– cutting and welding machines for forming products

Date: October 8, 2019, at 10.00

Place of visit:
C2C sp. Zo.o.
ul. Zawieprzycka 8i
20-228 Lublin

Please arrive in flat footwear or have footwear for change.

If you want to paticipate please send an email to: karolina@ctoc.pl


Press Conference

On October 2, a press conference inaugurating the International Circular Week will be held.

During the meeting, the organizers and representatives of the partners will present the main circular economy assumptions and will talk about the initiatives planned during the Circular Week.

Accreditation at: i.fortuniak@innowo.org

Studying visit in L'Oreal Warsaw Plant

We invite you to a study visit at the L’Oréal Warsaw Plant factory combined with eco-workshops on sustainable economy. Our factory has been producing a full range of shampoos, body lotions, toners, micellar water, deodorants and hair dyes for 20 years.

L’Oréal Warsaw Plant – actively joins the company’s commitments in the area of ​​sustainable development. In 2017 in the factory by 40 percent. We reduced the amount of waste produced, by 37 percent. – carbon dioxide emissions, and 43 percent. – water consumption compared to the base year of 2005, with a simultaneous increase in production by 250 percent. We are also involved in many local initiatives, we conduct eco-lessons for children from nearby schools, we organize workshops and trainings

All people will be asked to provide the shoe number (technical footwear will be provided on site). Please arrive in flat footwear. During the visit we will also provide you with vests.

Address: Kanie, ul. Warszawska 21

Graffiti on cans

Can an aluminum can become a work of art?

We invite you to an unusual happening during which street artists will create unique graffiti on a structure prepared from pressed aluminum cans. Come and see how a widely used product such as an aluminum can becomes a real work of art.

Happening is not only an artistic event, but above all an opportunity to show that aluminum beverage cans are fully recyclable and aluminum recovery can be carried out indefinitely without losing its value.

Warsaw, 8th of October, 5.00pm

Brokerage meeting "Horizon 2020 for the Circular Economy and Transforming Industry"

On October 9, 2019, National Contact Point for Research Programmes of the European Union invites you to the international brokerage meeting “Horizon 2020 for the Circular Economy and Transforming Industry”. The meeting will be held at the Management Center for Innovation and Technology Transfer at the Warsaw University of Technology.

The purpose of the event is to enable all interested parties to plan and hold a series of bilateral meetings and talks with other representatives of academic, scientific and business communities from all over Europe. During the event a short presentation session, the so-called flash presentations, during which interested participants will have the opportunity to present their design idea as a coordinator or partner.

Registration and more info: https://ceti-h2020.b2match.io/


Do you know that?
• Finland, as a first country in the world, published the national roadmap to circular economy.
• The World Circular Economy Forum 2019, that took place in Helsinki in June, presented the most advanced circular economy solutions for governments, industries, businesses and citizens– and put pressure on the EU to strengthen the lea.
• Finland’s new government program raises the circular economy into the very core of the economic and competitiveness policy.
• Finally, circular economy and carbon neutrality have become key themes of Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Come and learn about:
• Finland’s Presidency position on circular economy,
• Potential business success stories in Poland,
• Collaboration potential,
• Financing options,
• Vision beyond circular economy.

The key theme for the event is plastic and its substitutes.

By invitation only.
If you are interested in receiving the invitation, please contact: piotr.hajdecki@businessfinland.fi

Circular Agricultural Day

Circular agriculture aims at keeping residuals of agriculture biomass and food processing within the food system as renewable resources. Closing cycles will be the new model on which future agriculture is based.

The goal of the Circular Agricultural Day is to inform the Polish stakeholders about the Dutch approach to circular agriculture and gain better insights into legislation, initiatives, and measures of both countries in relation to two items: 1) improving soil quality and 2) preventing food waste.

Mazovia Circular Congress

The Mazovia Circular Congress, on 11th of October, will be the core event of the Circular Week. The Congress is co-organized by the Institute of Innovation and Responsible Development and the Mazovian Voivodship.

The event will be a tremendous occasion to meet Polish and international experts and doers in the field of circular economy.

Their participation in the event is confirmed by, among others:

Eveline Lemke – Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Economy, Climate Protection, Energy and Land Planning in Rhineland Palatinate, Consultant for Sustainability and Circular Economy, Author, Speaker.

Dr hab. Joanna Kulczycka – Professor at AGH University of Mining and Metallurgy, Faculty of Management and also Head of Department of Strategic Research at Mineral and Energy Economy Research Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences MEERI.

Kim Tjoa – Co-Founder of FLOOW2 World’s Reset Button, the business-to-business sharing marketplace that enables companies to share underutilized assets, waste, resource streams, services, facilities and personnel. He is responsible for the company’s strategy and business development.

Nicola Tagliafierro – Head of Sustainable Product Development in Enel X. In this role, he is responsible for the global Enel X Sustainability strategies, acceleration and boosting of portfolio Circular Economy level.

Registration: https://evenea.pl/event/mazoviacircularcongress/

Demo Day

DemoDay in Warsaw – the final of the Acceleration Program organized by the Toruń Regional Development Agency.

If you want to propose your own event, write to us at contact@circularweek.org or use the form below.

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