Boosting the circular bio-based economy: Lessons learnt from EU funded projects

This MML event brings together representatives from city governments, bio-based industries, the EC and from relevant EU funded projects to share lessons learnt from working towards a bio-based circular economy. Discussion points: What are recommendations for the revision of the EU bio-economy strategy? How can these elements be used to boost the bio- and circular economy in cities? Who are the stakeholders to involve to increase impact? What are key factors ensuring acceptability of solutions?
Useful information: 
The MML workshop takes place on 22 May 2018, from 09:30 - 13:30 in the APRE Brussels Office, Rue du Trône 98, 1050 Brussels. The target participants are: • Local governments; • Participants to EU funded projects dealing with bio-economy Coordinated and Support actions (CSAs) • European Commission representatives • BBI-JU representatives • BBI stakeholders The participation is free of charge. Interested parties should contact Nikolai Jacobi ( or Susanna Albertini ( to register for the event. The workshop is organized by the BIOVOICES project (CSA GA ) 774331. The event is organized in the format of a Mobilization and Mutual Learning (MML) workshop. The expected outcome is a policy brief: “Boosting circular bio-based economy: Lesson learnt from EU funded projects”