THEMATIC DAYS: Bioeconomy, a solution of today to the problems of tomorrow?



Program in Arras - Hôtel Mercure – 20th June 

9.30 – 10.30 – Welcoming speech and introduction


Philippe VASSEUR, President, World Forum for a Responsible Economy

Jean-Bernard BAYARD, President, Agricultural Chamber Nord-Pas de Calais

Philippe RAPENEAU, President, Communauté Urbaine d’Arras


10.30 – 12.00 – Meeting the needs and sustainably managing resources: which strategy for a responsible bioeconomy? - International conference -

About the session 



Jan NOORDEGRAAF, Managing Director, Synbra Technology bv (Netherlands)

Paolo STUFANO, Co-founder and Chief Technical Officer, EggPlant Srl (Italy)

Philippe WILLEMS, Co-founder and Director, Orineo (Belgium)


- Hervé PIGNON, regional director, ADEME (France)


12.20 – 13.50 – Thematic lunch* and networking

- Networking lunch : Extend the thematic exchanges with the speakers and the participants around a buffet.

 *There are 2 thematics lunches in french only


14.15 – 15.45 – Bioeconomy and the local landscape: new opportunities, new synergies and new territorial dynamics. - International conference -

About the session



Daniele COLOMBO, Technical Coordinator of the Bioeconomy Pilot, Vanguard Initiative Bioeconomy Pilot (Italy)

Paul HUDMAN, Business Development Manager, IBioIC (Royaume-Uni)

Manfred KIRCHER, Chairman, Kircher Advice in Bioeconomy (Germany)


Thierry STADLER, President, Pôle IAR (France)


16.00 – 17.30 New raw materials, new uses, new processes: innovation at the heart of the bioeconomy.
- Stand-up session -

About the session



Quentin DUBRULLE, Chief Executive Officer, Unéole (France)

Stefano BABBINI, Partner & Chief Executive Officer, Mycoplast (Italy)

Daphna NISSENBAUM, Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer, Tipa Corp (Israël)



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