SYMBIOMA online seminar: How can we help SMEs towards circular economy business models?

Date Location Organiser
2 Jun 2022 MS Teams SYMBIOMA

What kind of help intermediate organisations can provide to ease SMEs’ journey towards sustainability and circular economy?

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Welcome to hear about the help that intermediate organisations can provide to ease SMEs' journey towards sustainability and circular economy. We will also discuss how business development organisations and their clients can use the SYMBIOMA tools and services to successfully adapt circular economy business models.   

The online seminar takes place on the 2nd of June at 13:00 EEST

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13:00 Welcome!

13:05 Services R&D organisations can provide to develop circular loops in SMEs.
Dr. Egidija Rainosalo, Centria University of Applied Sciences, Finland

13:20 Roadmap to support circular business model development in SMEs.
Dr. Wiebke Reim, Luleå University of Technology, Sweden

13:35 The emergence of bio-economy and the importance of matchmaking in value creation for biomass industries.
Dr. Lampros Lamprinakis, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research

13:50 Measures to encourage commitment to material efficiency and circular transformation in food industry
Aki Finer, Motiva Ltd, Finland

14:05 Connecting Organizations and Stakeholders for Circular Economy
Dominic Schone, Investment Development Agency, Ireland

14:20 Interview of an SME: What services do SMEs need from business development organisations?
Mattias Bergström, Bottevikens Bryggeri, Sweden, interviewed by Egidija Rainosalo

14:35 Q&A

15:00 Seminar ends