Leading the way to a new European bioeconomy strategy

Leading the way to a new European bioeconomy strategy

10 May 2017 from 14:00 CET
Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL), Berlin

 

News release: Building a pro-active relationship between the economy and ecology

View the recording of the event on our YouTube channel

View the programme and presentations

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The ThinkForest event Leading the way to a new European bioeconomy strategy was held on 10 May 2017 at the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture in Berlin.

Discussions focused on:

  • How can bioeconomy contribute to sustainable and circular economic development?
  • What makes a successful bioeconomy strategy?
  • How can we move from strategy to action?

Our speakers included:

Hermann Onko Aeikens, State Secretary, German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
Mika Aalto,
Head of Division - Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment of Finland
Felix Creutzig
, Chair Sustainability Economics of Human Settlements, Technical University Berlin
Joanna Dupont Inglis, Chair of the EU Bioeconomy Panel
Waldemar Kütt, Head of Unit - Bioeconomy Strategy, DG Research and Innovation
Cristina Narbona, Council Member, CSN, Spain (Minister of Environment, Spain 2004‐2008)
Marc Palahí, Director, European Forest Institute
Janez Potočnik, Co-Chair of UN International Resource Panel, (EU Commissioner 2004-2014)

Watch the recording. The event was livestreamed via our YouTube channel, and a recording is available. No registration is required.

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