World Circular Economy Forum presents the world's best circular economy solutions and will bring together the key thinkers and doers from around the world.
Sustainable materials offer huge business potential in solving the global challenges. The Networking Afternoon showcases Finland's most promising sustainable materials including innovative bio-based materials replacing plastics and new solutions for textiles and packaging.
14:00 Doors Open
14:15 Revolution of Circular Economy - Mr. Pertti Korhonen, Chairman of the Board, Business Finland; Board Professional, Industrial Advisor, Investor
14:25 Bright Future of Sustainable Materials - Mr. Jussi Manninen, Executive Vice President, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
14.35 Why Finland, great potential for bio and circular economy - Mr. Antti Aumo, Executive Director, Invest in Finland, Business Finland
14:45 Sustainable Materials - company pitches
15:45 Event ends
16:00 Keynote; As climate change becomes a climate emergency, Zero Waste Scotland chief executive Iain Gulland describes how we can help to avert the crisis by accelerating progress on the circular economy from local level to national and global
18:30 Event ends