KEP Bioeconomy Summit in Espoo

03/06/2016   | 9:00 - 18:00 |  Aalto University Open Innovation House | Espoo, Finland

The first Knowledge Exchange Platform (KEP) Peer-to-Peer event, hosted by CoR President Markku Markkula, will be held in Espoo, Finland, on 3 June.

There are more than 60 market actors within bioeconomy in Finland with direct links to non-food piloting and production (biofuels, biochemicals, biomaterials, biogases, biobases products). A substantial part of these actors are hosted by the Helsinki-Uusimaa Region.

Confirmed speakers include CoR President Markkula, CoR members and representatives of the European Commission, MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen, Mayor of Espoo Jukka Mäkelä, as well as representatives of research institutions and bioeconomy stakeholders.

Registration by 31st May via this link. Participants are also encouraged to attend a related event on the previous day.



Contact Person: Petri Mirala
Organizer: Committee of the Regions
Phone - Mobile:  +32 2 282 2077 -