Eco Innovators Day
CIP Eco-innovation Eco Innovators Day - Brussels - 8-9 November 2012
The first ever "Eco-innovators Day" took place in Brussels on 8th and 9th of November. The conference gathered more than 200 contractors of Eco-innovation projects and European Commission representatives to exchange knowledge and best practices. This event was also the opportunity to present the first Eco-innovation initiative's results since its launch back in 2008.
A special matchmaking exercise gave participants the opportunity to meet other participants specially profiled to generate potential business partnerships. More than 70 manufacturers, marketing experts, sales representatives, and multipliers from across Europe took advantage of this networking session.
Below are the agenda and presentations given during the conference.
Event's date and venue
8-9 November 2012, Diamant Business Center, Bd A. Reyerslaan 80 – 1030, Brussels.
Eco-innovation in practice [516 KB]
Beatriz Yordi, Head of Unit
Executive Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation (EACI)
Best of Eco-Innovation: project success stories
T4T [3 MB] : The Textiles4Textiles automatic sorting machine enables a higher value recycling of second hand garments and textiles - Sander Jongerius
SATURN [717 KB] : Reduction of CO2 emissions conservation of resources of non-ferrous metals minimizing toxic waste streams extension of value-added chain in EU - Bastian Wens
NUMIX [646 KB] : High Performance lightweight aggregate for concrete from the recycling of urban waste - Alessandra Passaro
PHOBIOR [3 MB] : An innovative photo-bioreactor for the production of micro algae with high amounts of omega-3 fatty acids - David Bernhard
Tileather [653 KB] : Eco-friendly leather tanned with titanium - Marivi Galiana
Ease (y)our life: Technical and Financial Tips [12 MB] EACI, European Commission
Astrid Geiger, Head of Sector
Market Replication Eco-Innovation Unit