1st open European business forum and exhibition ADRIATIC CLEAN CITY FORUM – 2017 dedicated to the circulatory economy and environmental development of the municipal economy for Ljubljana, Slovenia, the neighboring cities and countries of the Adriatic region, with the participation of Russia and CIS countries will take place in the green capital of Europe – Ljubljana 27-29.09.2017.
The Forum is in collaboration with LJUBLJANA FORUM – an annual gathering that combines knowledge and experience of city governance, defines key areas, visions and strategies of the future development of cities.
1ST DAY ADRIATIC CLEAN CITY FORUM “OUR WAY TO CIRCULAR ECONOMY” is being held on 27.09.2017 in GR – Ljubljana exhibition and convention centre
DAY 2 AND 3 OF ADRIATIC CLEAN CITY FORUM – are held in collaboration with 7th LJUBLJANA FORUM on 28-29.09.2017 at Ljubljana Castle
Key topic of the event is circular economy: The way to a circular economy of a closed cycle for Ljubljana, other capitals, cities and countries of the Adriatic region: the new EU environmental minima, the ZERO WASTE program, the exchange of experience and best practices of European countries and companies in the environmental development of the urban environment – the transition to Economy of a closed cycle.
Practical aim of the event: Together, we will define 5 activities for CITIES and COMPANIES to foster their transition towards circular economy. Through collaboration among different stakeholders and by addressing the decision makers, we want to implement this 5 activities within 1 year on local, national and regional level. Your participation – your contribution – your voice for a circular change!
Special events, B2B formats and guest of the Forum
Within the framework of the forum on September 27-29, 2017, a special panel sessions will be held – SISWA b2b sessions – Slovenian & Adriatic region waste management conference, SNAGA plant tours, a bilateral business meeting “Russia-Slovenia” on business cooperation between countries, visiting Ljubljana’s enterprises and infrastructure facilities and an evening gala dinner.
27th September, Wednesday
REGIONAL PARTNER OF THE OPENING DAY – CIRCULAR CHANGE International circular economy stakeholder engagement platform
Lead and moderated by: MSc Ladeja Godina Košir, Circular Change
Official Opening of Adriatic Clean City Forum
Mr. Zoran Janković, Mayor of the City of Ljubljana
Mr. Boštjan Gorjup, President of the Chaimber of Commerce and Industry of Ljubljana
Mr. Blaž Golob, CEO & Partner of Ljubljana Forum
Mr. Vladislav Kudryavtsev, General Manager ERBA Russia
Warm-up with a “Snowball”
Mr. Primož Ramovš, AmCham Young Potentials
»Act – React«: global circular economy change makers in the ring – interactive discussion
EU AND CIRCULAR ECONOMY – WHERE ARE WE STANDING
Mr. Matthew Fraser, Circle Economy, Netherlands
Ms. Ulla Hudina Kmetič, Economic Analyst at European Commission Representation in Slovenia
Mr. Janko Kramžar, Director of Snaga Ljubljana
Mr. Jernej Kosmač, SISWA and Mr. Herman Koller, Managing Director, ISWA (video)
Ms. Ana Grabnar, Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners
Coffee-break and networking
»Circular Battle«: fresh heads vs. representatives of big business companies about lessons learned
FIVE MAIN STEPS TO CIRCULAR ECONOMY
Mr. Niko Korpar, Ciurcular Change & The Circulars
Mr. Dalibor Matijevič, Smart Futuristic
Ms. Tina Cigler, eSimbioza
vs. Big Fishes,
Ms. Mojca Zupan, Iskra, Slovenia
Mr. Mitja Štoka, Butan Plin
Mr. Alexey Plakhotnikov, Mayor of the City of Kotovsk, Russia
City Players & Experts: City Players & Experts
Ms. Janja Kreitmayer McKenzie, Urban development expert and policy advisor at the Ministry for the Environment and Spatial Planning
Light Lunch and networking
»Circular Playground: the role of business sector in the implementation of circular economy business models BIG BUSINESS PLAYERS STEPS TO CIRCULAR ECONOMY
Case Parade & Discussion
Challenger: Olaf Brugman, Head Sustainability, Rabobank, Netherlands (video)
Mr. Mitja Štoka, Butan Plin, Director LNG
Mr. Matthew Fraser, Circle Economy
Ms. Tanja Šepul, Petrol energetika
Mr. Boštjan Blatnik, ABC Real Estate
Harvesting of the day – 5 Circular Solutions to be implemented
Vine reception and networking
28th September, Thursday
REGIONAL PARTNER OF WM CONFERENCE & B2B SESSIONS – SISWA – Slovenian International Solid Waste Assisiation / part of ISWA
Leader and moderator of the day: Jernej S. Kosmač, SISWA
SISWA meeting: ADRIATIC REGION WASTE MANAGEMENT – INFRASTRUCTURE AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES
»Lessons from the region«: introduction of real cases and challenges from the practice – waste management in Adriatic region countries
United program with 7th Ljubljana Forum
ROUND TABLE OF CITY MAYORS
INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS FOR CITIES OF THE FUTURE
WORKSHOPS FOR SMART CITY STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT
GALA DINNER & LJUBLJANA FORUM 2017 AWORD CEREMONY
29-30th Sept, Friday – Saturday
Feel sLOVEnia – EXPERIENCE PORTOROŽ!
Organised sport and cultural activities at seeshore in Portorož.
To participate in ADRIATIC CLEAN CITY FORUN “OUR WAY TO CIRCULAR ECONOMY” on 27-28 September please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org, +386 (0) 31 658 951, email@example.com, +386 (0) 41 331 492, or easy register on our web-site.