The market-driven circular & bioeconomy

08 June 2021
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The online event, which is part of the EU Green Week, will be jointly organised by the BBI JU-funded projects TECH4EFFECT, SUSBIND, SUSFERT, and BIOVEXO. The aim is to outline best practices from circular and bioeconomy projects, each contributing towards achieving zero pollution in their respective sector.

It will take place from 10:10 to 12:30 (CET). The projects and speakers participating in the event will include:

TECH4EFFECT - Technologies for effective wood procurement
• Rasmus Astrup, Head of Research at Division of Forest and Forest Resources at NIBIO
• Kalle Einola, Technology Manager at PONSSE
SUSBIND - Bio-binders for wood-based panels
• Massimo Bregola, Global Application Lead, Binders & Adhesives at CARGILL
• Johan Bruck, Material and Innovation Cross Area Leader at IKEA
SUSFERT - Sustainable multifunctional fertilizer
• Günter Brader, Senior Scientist, Bioresources at AIT
• Nikolaus Schwaiger, Chemical Engineer at SAPPI
BIOVEXO - Biopesticides targeting bacterial olive quick decline syndrome
• Jose Madero, R&D Project Manager at DOMCA
• Josep Pocalles, Project Manager at AIMERIT Olive Farm
SUSTAINair - Sustainable aerospace material value chains
• Jürgen Roither, Mechanical Research Engineer at AIT-LKR
• Jesper de Wit, R&D Project Manager at INVENT GmbH
• Stefan Steeger, Head of Aviation Business Unit at INVENT GmbH

BBI JU Head of Programme Virginia Puzzolo will present the BBI JU achievements and future CBE JU objectives. In addition, the results obtained to date by BBI JU will be tackled with a twist towards zero emissions and its contributions to the Green Deal.