CPMR Intercommissions seminar on Circular Economy

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16 October 2019

CPMR Intercommissions seminar on Circular Economy


Agenda in EN-FR-IT-ES (Click)


INTRODUCTORY SESSION

  • Opening address by Mr Gaetano Armao, Vice-President of Sicily Region, President of the Insular Regions Interregional Group-Committee of the Regions
  • Introduction and concept of the seminar by Mr Davide Strangis, CPMR Executive Director
  • Presentations on the legislative package and EU action on circular economy by:
  • Mr François Alfonsi, Member of the European Parliament
  • Mr Georges Kremlis, Honorary Director and Active Senior for circular economy and insularity, DG Environment, European Commission

SESSION 1 – FOCUS ON CIRCULAR ECONOMY & SUSTAINABLE TOURISM

Moderation and wrap-up: Mr Giovanni Ruggieri, Professor at University of Palermo and President of OTIE 

  • Panel discussion with representatives of CPMR regions & other stakeholders from the private sector/universities
  • Ms Justyne Caruana, Minister for Gozo, Islands and Intermediterranean Commissions
  • Mr Rubén Martínez Dalmau, Vice-President of the Regional Council and Regional Minister for Housing and Bioclimatic Architecture, Region of Valencia, Intermediterranean Commission
  • Mr Horia Teodorescu, President of Tulcea County Council, CPMR Vice-President responsible for Neighbourhood Policy, and Mr Valentin Moldoveanu, County Councillor of Tulcea and Vice-President of the Balkan and Black Sea Commission (Click)
  • Ms Jelena Marjanovic, University of Corsica, Islands and Intermediterranean Commissions
  • Mr Christian Del Bono, Chairman, Federalberghi Minor Islands of Sicily/Eolian Islands

SESSION 2 – FOCUS ON CIRCULAR ECONOMY & WASTE MANAGEMENT

Moderation and wrap-up: Mr Jens Hjul-Nielsen, CEO, BOFA – Region of Bornholm, Islands Commission

  • Panel discussion with representatives of CPMR regions & other stakeholders from the private sector/universities
  • Mr Alberto Pierobon, Regional Minister for Energy and services of public utility, Region of Sicily, Islands and Intermediterranean Commissions
  • Ms Kerstin Brunnström, President of the North Sea Commission
  • Mr Juan José Martinez Lozano, Director General for European Affairs, Murcia Region, Intermediterranean Commission
  • Ms Claire Le Tertre, Head of European Unit, Brittany Region, Atlantic Arc Commission
  • Mr Alessandro Bettin, Business Development Adviser, HITACHI

SESSION 3 – FOCUS ON CIRCULAR ECONOMY & ENERGY TRANSITION

Moderation and wrap-up: Mr Giuseppe Sciacca, Executive Secretary of the CPMR Islands Commission

  • Panel discussion with representatives of CPMR regions & other stakeholders from private sector/universities
  • Mr Guillaume Cros, Vice-President of the Region of Occitania, Vice-President of the Intermediterranean Commission
  • Mr Steven Frostdahl, Second Vice-Chair of the Board, Regional Council of Ostrobothnia, Baltic Sea Commission
  • Mr Lorenzo Lo Cascio, Expert on policies for territorial and economic development, research and innovation, financial matters, energy and environment, Directorate for Economic Development, Region of Lazio, Intermediterranean Commission
  • Mr Gianni Chianetta, Scientific Director of Greening The Islands
  • Mr Paul Meissner, CEO, Energy Everywhere

CONCLUSIONS AND NEXT STEPS

  • Conclusions and next steps by Mr Davide Strangis CPMR Executive Director