European Forest Institute event "Leading the way to a new European bioeconomy strategy"

Date: 10 May 2017 from 14:00 CET 
Venue: Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL), Berlin
Questions for discussion:
  • How can bioeconomy contribute to sustainable and circular economic development?
  • What makes a successful bioeconomy strategy?
  • How can we move from strategy to action?
Our speakers include:
  • Hermann Onko Aiekens, State Secretary, German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture 
  • Mika Aalto, Head of Division - Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment of Finland 
  • Felix Creutzig, Chair Sustainability Economics of Human Settlements, Technical University Berlin 
  • Joanna Dupont Inglis, Chair of the EU Bioeconomy Panel 
  • Waldemar Kütt, Head of Unit - Strategy, DG Research and Innovation 
  • Cristina Narbona, Council Member, CSN, Spain (Minister of Environment, Spain 2004‐2008) 
  • Marc Palahí, Director, European Forest Institute 
  • Janez Potočnik, Co-Chair of UN International Resource Panel, (EU Commissioner 2004-2014)
Watch live from 14:00 CET! The event will be livestreamed via our YouTube channel, and the recording will be made available for viewing after the event. No registration is required.