Circular economy: the new job paradigm?

Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 09:30

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Programme

9:30-10:00
Opening remarks

  • Ybele Hoogeveen, Head of Green Economy, European Environment Agency
  • Tom Schram, Advisor, Environment andCclimate, Luxembourg presidency
  • Philippe Lamberts MEP

10:00-11:30
Panel one - Can the circular economy contribute to the European green jobs agenda?

  • Keith James, Special adviser, Waste and Resources Action Programme
  • Michal Len, Director RREUSE
  • Rozalina Petrova, DG Environment, European Commission
  • Christiaan Prins, Head of European External Affairs, Unilever

11:30-12:50
Panel two - Jobs in the circular economy sector : how to make it happen?

  • Dr. Christian Hagelüken, Director EU Government Affairs, Umicore
  • Jan Willem Goudriaan, Secretary General, EPSU
  • Hugo-Maria Schally, Eco-Innovation and Circular Economy, Green Economy Unit, European Commission
  • Paulina Banas, Policy Coordinator, Eurocities

12:50-13:00
Closing remarks
Davor Skrlec, MEP and Jean Lambert, MEP

The Greens/European Free Alliance