The Roundtable will be held on 18 May 2021 15:00-17:00 CET on the topic “Bio-based Investments – it takes three to tango”.
Situated within the theme of Global Leaders and the Financial World, the Roundtable will consider how the trio of the public sector, private sector and institutes work together to facilitate investment into the bioeconomy, and the drivers and obstacles in the industry.
The event will include presentations followed by a panel discussion, including esteemed experts Philippe Mengal, Dr. Tatiana Schor and Sandy Marshall. Philippe Mengal is the Executive Director of Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking BBI JU, while Dr. Tatiana Schor is the Executive Secretary at the Executive Secretariat for Science, Technology and Innovation in Amazonas, Brazil. Sandy Marshall is the Executive Director of Bioindustrial Innovation Canada.
Dr. Michael Nettersheim, Founding Partner at the European Circular Bioeconomy Fund, will serve as the moderator of the Roundtable. Hosting the event will be Mark Rushton and Jukka Kantola.
Participation in the two hour event is free of charge, with the option of earning a certificate for interested parties.