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The Potential of the Waste Sector to a Low Carbon Economy

12/01/2016 @ 14:00 - 17:30

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Note: The organisers reserve the right to make changes to the programme.
13h00: Registrations
14h00 – 14h05: Opening speech by Céline Fremault, Brussels Capital Region Minister for Environment and Energy
14h05 – 14h35: Presentation of the Waste and Climate Report | Eunomia
14h35-14h45: Waste and Climate Policy in the EU: opportunities after COP21 | Zero Waste Europe
14h45 – 14h55: Contribution of a Circular Economy to a Low Carbon society | ACR+
14h55 – 15h15: Questions & Answers

15h15 – 15h45: Examples from European regional and local authorities engaged towards a low carbon economy

  • Porto (PT) | Filipe Carneiro, LIPOR
  • Brussels (BE) | Cédric Chevalier, Brussels Environment

15h45 – 16h30: panel debate: “How to transform the EU into a Low Carbon Economy”
Moderator: Françoise BONNET | ACR+

  • Julio GARCIA BURGUES| European Commission, DG Environment
  • Tom VAN IERLAND | European Commission, DG Climate Action
  • Claire ROUMET | Energy Cities

16h30 – 16h45: Questions & Answers
16h45 – 17h00: Closing remarks
17h00 – 17h30: Networking session (including small refreshments)

The Potential of the Waste Sector to a Low Carbon Economy – Programme

Venue

Committee of the Regions
Rue Belliard 99
Brussels,1000Belgium
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Website:
http://cor.europa.eu/Pages/welcome.html