WCEF 2019 Canadian Side-Event

Learn about Canadian perspectives on circular economy

Join us on June 5th at WCEF 2019 side-event, which will connect you with business and research leaders in Canada and Finland working to advance a circular, bio-based economy.

The event will explore the unique issues, challenges, and solutions to building a circular bio-economy within the Canadian context. Learn from and explore synergies with stakeholders from government, businesses, industry associations, and research institutions, while meeting with potential buyers and those seeking to make strategic commercial partnerships in the bio- and circular-economies.



Wednesday, June 5 at 8:30-12:30


VTT Campus: Vuohimiehentie 3, Espoo



8:30-09:00 Registration and Coffee

9:00-9:05 Opening welcome by Ambassador Jason Tolland

9:05-9:45 Circular Bio-Economies and Emerging Opportunities: Canadian and Finnish Perspectives

9:45-10:00 Health Break

10:00-12:00 Bio-Economy Business Seminar

12:00-12:30 Closing remarks, Joint Networking and Coffee


HSNKIRSVP@international.gc.ca by 22 May