Advertisment

Current questions—substantial answers: the IFAT impact Panel Discussion

The new IFAT impact series was kicked off by a top-level panel of experts discussing “Environmental technologies in times of the coronavirus and beyond: accelerators for an ecologically sustainable economy.”

Advertisment
General information
Key questions
Recording of Live stream
Participants
Photos of the discussion
Target group

Launch event on July 15, 2020


Date:

July 15, 2020, 10:00–12:00 (CET)

Welcoming speech:

Stefan Rummel, Managing Director of Messe München

Opening:

Virginijus Sinkevičius, European Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries

Svenja Schulze, Federal Minister of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety

Host

Cherno Jobatey, Journalist and TV-Host

The panel discussion’s key questions:

  • The European Green Deal: What's next?
  • Industry and municipalities: Who will manage the local transition?
  • The technologies: How can we finance green innovations?


The European Green Deal: What's next?
Industry and municipalities: Who will manage the local transition?
The technologies: How can we finance green innovations?

Would you like to watch the Panel Discussion? Please find the entire recording here:

Teaser image of YouTube video

Panel discussion participants:

Lynette Chung, Head of Global Sustainability of Covestro AG

Dr. Christoph Epping, Head of Directorate WR II “Resource Conservation, Circular Economy” at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety

Patrick Hasenkamp, Vice President VKU (German Association of Local Utilities) and President Municipal Waste Europe

Peter Kurth, President BDE (Federation of the German Waste, Water and Raw Materials Management Industry) and President FEAD (European Federation of Waste Management and Environmental Services)

William Neale, European Commission circular economy adviser

Dr. Eng. Sebastian Porkert, CEO Ecofario






International participants—7 experts—120 minutes exchange—a great success

Who can benefit from IFAT impact?

Advertisment
Advertisment
Advertisment
Advertisment
Advertisment
Newsroom
Newsletter
Being up to speed.

Subscribe to IFAT visitor news free of charge and keep up with all the latest from IFAT.

Subscribe to newsletter
IFAT Industry Insights
Industry Insights
Industry Insights

Circular economy, climate protection & climate resilience—read how the solutions in the IFAT network help to make our world sustainable.

Industry Insights
businessman working with modern devices
Industry dates
Industry dates

Overview of relevant events in the IFAT industry network.

Industry dates