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Invitation meeting 22 June: "Towards a Green and Collaborative European Recovery"


You are kindly invite to participate in a special videoconference organised by the European Clusters Alliance and DG GROW, European Commission

Towards a Green and Collaborative European Recovery

22 June 2020, 8:30 – 10:30 CEST

This webinar will look at the roadmap for Europe to become greener, remain competitive, and promote collaboration while emerging from the COVID-19 crisis. Key topics explored will include opportunities around the implementation of the EU Green Deal and the support and resources available from the European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre (EREK). The webinar is open to everyone and is of particular relevance to industrial and social clusters, EREK members, resource efficiency actors and SMEs.

Participate via this link 


The agenda is as follows:

8:30    Opening 5’

Ulla Engelmann, DG GROW


8:35    Preparing for the implementation of the European Green Deal + Short presentation of European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre (EREK)

Eva Revilla, DG GROW

Oceane Peiffer-Smadja, DG GROW


8:50    How to support companies to be green and competitive after the COVID19 crisis? Experience and proposals from EREK members

Ander Elgorriaga, IHOBE

Henning H. Sittel, Effizienz Agentur NRW in Germany


9:20    The cluster approaches

Kaspar Nielsen, Cluster Excellence Denmark

Representative of the INNOSUP project VIDA


9:50    Presentation of the results of the EREK stakeholders survey  + Circular economy database

Pierre Gaudillat, Joint Research Centre


10:05 The new European Cluster Collaboration Platform

Jan Maarten de Vet, ECCP


10:20 Proposals from the European Clusters Alliance



10:30  Closure