CECI Final Dissemination Event
6.6. kello 09:00 - 14:00
Welcome to the CECI Final Dissemination Event on Tuesday 6 June 2023 at the campus of LAB University of Applied Sciences in Lahti, Finland.
The event will be organized as a hybrid meeting. Please register at the latest 15 May to join us in attendance and online until 5 June, by using the link, thank you.
We are proud to announce a very high-level speakers and program for the CECI Final Dissemination Event. The program of the final event will showcase citizen involvement in circular economy implementation in different levels. We start from the EU-level by MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen, then go to the national level with Annukka Berg from the Finnish Environment Institute. The regional level is represented by Juha Hertsi from the Regional Council of Päijät-Häme and will be concluded with Elina Ojala from the European Green Capital 2021, City of Lahti. To highlight the project learnings all partners will present one action from their regional Action Plans.
09:00 Registration and coffee at LAB campus M19, room A122
09:30 Welcome and Opening speech
CECI – general introduction video
Vice President for RDI Minna Suutari, LAB
09:45 Interreg Europe state of play and future opportunities: Jason Martinez, Coordinator-Projects, Interreg Europe Secretariat
10:00 EU-level, MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen, Transition from ‘take-make-waste’ consumption model to circularity
10:30 National level, Annukka Berg, Group Manager, Finnish Environment Institute, The Finnish way of promoting a circular economy and the role of citizens and consumers.
10:45 Regional level, Juha Hertsi, Development Director, Regional Council of Päijät-Häme, Next steps: from circular economy roadmap to green transition roadmap
10:55 City level, Elina Ojala, Environmental Director, City of Lahti, Heritage of the European Green Capital – green city life for residents
11:20 Partner presentations and Action Plan implementation
LP&PP2 LAB University of Applied Sciences & Regional Council of Päijät-Häme
PP3 Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Region
PP4 Moravian-Silesian Innovation Centre Ostrava
PP5 Government of Aragon
PP6 Business Agency Association
PP7 City of Mechelen
12:50 Sum-up and closure
The event is organized by the Interreg Europe -project CECI in cooperation with the LAB University of Applied Sciences and the Regional Council of Päijät-Häme. More information: johanna.snell(a)paijat-hame.fi