Kick-off for collaborative work to tackle the plastics challenge 23.1.2020


Join 4Recycling in building business and developing solutions in tackling plastics challenge. 4Recycling is an innovation ecosystem striving to build new solutions for enhanced recycling of plastics and to develop bio-based materials to replace plastics. The ecosystem is open for all organisations interested in finding new business or building new competences in plastics’ recycling and bio-based alternatives.

Kick-off workshop will be held on January 23rd, 2020 at 9.30 – 15.00 in Eteläranta 10, Helsinki.

Hear the interesting keynote speeches from

  • Director Programming Nelo Emerencia, Bio-Based Industries Consortium about bioeconomy as a tool to plastics’ challenge
  • R&D Open Innovation Manager Raffaele Scoccianti Procter&Gamble about the views and needs of industry.

Meet interesting companies with their offerings and needs.
Get to know research organisations building the future solutions.
Come to share your views and position your company in the network.

Please register latest on 13.1.2020 here.


09.30 – 09.50     Welcoming words and introduction to the Plastics challenge, Jatta Jussila, CEO, CLIC Innovation

09.50 – 10.00    What is 4Recycling?, Teija Laitinen, Head of Bioeconomy, CLIC Innovation

10.00 – 10.35    Vision 2050 and SIRA 2030, experiences under H2020 regarding the plastics challenge, Nelo Emerencia, Director programming, Bio-Based Industries Consortium

10.35 – 10.55 Break

10.55 – 11.30     Starting a Green Journey Together, Raffaelle Scoccianti, R&D Open Innovation Manager, Procter & Gamble

11.30 – 11.40  Instructions for workshops

11.40 – 12.15  Workshop, part 1

12.15 – 13.00  Lunch

13.00 – 14.15  Workshop, part 2

14:00-14:15     Coffee break

14.15 – 15.00  Workshop part 3 and wrap-up of the event

15.00                End of the day