II Day – Workshop and B2B, Espace Monte Paschi Belgio

Avenue d’Auderghem 22/28 – 1040 Brussels
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09:00 09:30  Registration


09:30 – 10:00   PANEL I: Belgian Opportunities in the Circular Economy

Moderator: Fabrizio DI CLEMENTE – Director of the Italian Trade Agency Brussels office

Patricia FOSCOLO – Manager of Brussels Green Technologies, Greentech Impluse Brussels

Dimitri STRYBOS – Program Manager in the Flanders’ Materials Program, Public Waste Agency of Flanders (OVAM)

Marc NOEL – Senior Sustainable Development Expert, AWEX Wallonia


10:00 – 11:00  PANEL II: Italian and Belgian best-practices on circular economy

 Moderator: Alessandra RAINALDI – Deputy Director of the Italian Trade Agency Brussels office

Aldo CERIOTTI – Director of the Institute of Agricultural Biology and Biotechnology, CNR – Closing the circle in organic waste management

Domenico SANTINO – Head of the Service on Energy Efficiency in the Industrial Sector, ENEA – Energy Audit for SMEs

Angelo CORALLO – Associated Professor, Department of Innovation Engineering, Salento University – The Avio aero case study for repair and remanufacturing.

Francesco TARANTINO – General Manager of Vinyloop Ferrara SpA – Innovation in the recycling of PVC waste


11:00 – 11:30   Coffee Break


11:30 – 12:00  PANEL III: The EU funding programs in support of circular economy

Moderator: Alessandra RAINALDI – Deputy Director of the Italian Trade Agency Brussels office

 Vincenzo GENTE – Senior Project Adviser, Horizon 2020 Environment and Resources Unit, EASME

Angelo SALSI – Manager of LIFE and Eco-Innovation Unit, EASME

Marco FALZETTI –  Director of APRE (Agency for the Promotion of European Research)


12:00 – 12:15: Q & A


12:15 – 12:30  Presentation of the Italian companies delegation


12:30 – 13:30  Lunch


13:30 – 16:30  B2B meeting



Working  language: English