Recording: the 5th Norwegian Circular Economy Conference
Conference gathered Norwegian and international policymakers, researchers, companies, and other stakeholders to share knowledge and create opportunities in the transition to a circular economy.This year's edition was a hybrid event with around 120 participants gathered at the Deichman Library in Oslo and 773 following the streaming online.
The event included a matchmaking, where more than 200 participants from Norway and the rest of Europe met for B2B meetings on circular economy projects, ideas, solutions, and partnerships.
The Norwegian Circular Economy Conference is organised in cooperation between: SINTEF, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), The Research Council of Norway and Innovation Norway.
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Circular Solutions- Pitches and Exhibition
The conference also presented Norwegian companies at the forefront of the circular transition. These companies joined the conference to pitch on stage throughout the day. They also brought one example of their circular products and exhibited it at the Deichman Library. Check them out:
State of the Nation
Sigridur Thormodsdottir, Head of Circular Economy, Innovation Norway
Christine Tørklep, Director Industry and Services, Research Council of Norway
Helge Brattebø, Director NTNU Sustainability
Eli Aamot, Executive Vice President, SINTEF
Agathe Bryde Schjetlein, Director of Sustainability, Finance Norway
Daniel Montalvo, Head of sustainable resource use and industry at European Environment Agency
Global Voices of Experience
Edgar Hertwich, International Chair in Industrial Ecology at NTNU and professor at the Department of Energy and Pro
Tilmann Vahle, SYSTEMIQ, Germany
Ernst Worell, Prof. Dr, Utrecht University
Ole Jørgen Hanssen, Prof., SFI earthresQue, NMBU
Voices from the Industry
Hanne Digre, Sustainability Director, ScaleAQ
Runa Haug Khoury, CEO, AION
Petra Rüther, Research Manager, Sintef Building and Industry
Gunnar Grini, Industry Manager, Norwegian Industry
Stina Ellevseth Oseland, Director of Clima, Bergen Municipality
Magnar Ødelien, Director, EEA Norway Grants at Innovation Norway Oslo
Ingunn Borlaug Lid and Oda Bjelland Mathiassen, Research Council Norway
Ida Jaarvik Hetland, EU adviser, Innovation Norway
EEA and Norway Grants by Innovation Norway
The EEA and Norway Grants by Innovation Norway provides funding to partnership projects across 15 countries in Europe. Check out the funding opportunities in our Calls for proposals.