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Circular Business Models 2020

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Circular Business Models 2020 is a conference about the transformation to circular economy in businesses. The event aims to familiarise companies with the idea of circularity and its opportunities for both new and established enterprises.  

The change from linear to circular economy highlights sustainable management of raw materials at every stage of the product's life cycle. During the webinar, participants will learn about ways to make profit while undergoing this transformation, the opportunities offered by circular economy and problems faced by both large and small companies. 

The event will be broadcasted live from a professional studio and will include expo booths, networking and live discussions. See the schedule, sponsors and speakers below.

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· Stage
Reception - welcome coffee
· Stage
Introduction by hosts
Hosts: Mrs. Agnieszka Sznyk, President, Innowo/Polish Circular Hotspot, Mr. Sanne Kaasjager, Economic Counsellor, Embassy of the Netherlands
Sanne Kaasjager Agnieszka Sznyk
· Stage
Introduction to Circular business models – Dutch approach
Guests: Mrs. Kelly Ruigrok, GSES System, Mr. Michel Schuurman, MVO Nederland
Kelly Ruigrok Michel Schuurman
· Stage
Circular production: drivers (why?) and lessons (how?)
Guests: Mr. Dion Vijgeboom, MUD Jeans, Mr. Ricco Fiorito, CooLoo, Mr. Bogdan Ślęk, Signify
Bogdan Ślęk Dion Vijgeboom Ricco Fiorito
· Networking
Lunch break & networking
Networking on the Hopin platform, guests available for questions & remarks, short meet & greets
· Stage
From recycling to circular business
Guests: Mr. Ton van der Giessen, Van Werven Plastics, Mr. Kamil Mirowski, Grupa Żywiec, Mr. Jan Willem Wieringa, Desch Plantpak IPP
Kamil Mirowski Jan Willem Wieringa
· Stage
Making a transition to circular economy happen
Guests: Mr. Leszek Kąsek, ING Poland, Mr. Konrad Czapiewski, PAN, RePAiR Horizon 2020 project, Mr. Ralph Koekkoek, Blue Fifty
Leszek Kąsek Konrad Czapiewski Ralph Koekkoek
· Stage
Starting and Scaling up Circular Business
Eva Aarts and Wies van Lieshout, Waterweg, Mr. Navied Tavakolly, Ecor Europe
Navied Tavakolly
· Stage
Going International with Circular Business
Mr. Freek van Eijk, Holland Circular Hotspot
Freek van Eijk
· Networking
Networking on the Hopin platform


Michel Schuurman

MVO Nederland

Kelly Ruigrok

GSES - System

Leszek Kąsek

ING Poland

Navied Tavakolly

Ecor Europe

Sanne Kaasjager

Economic Counsellor, Embassy of the Netherlands

Bogdan Ślęk


Freek van Eijk

Holland Circular Hotspot

Kamil Mirowski

Grupa Żywiec

Ralph Koekkoek

Blue Fifty

Konrad Czapiewski

PAN, RePAiR Horizon 2020 project

Ricco Fiorito


Jan Willem Wieringa

Desch Plantpak IPP

Dion Vijgeboom

MUD Jeans

Agnieszka Sznyk

President of INNOWO, Polish Circular Hotspot

The event is over

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