September 22–23 2020, Chalmers, Gothenburg
Circular Materials Conference
The leading Nordic forum for industrial, scientific and commercial progress in circular use of materials
Regrettably we have to inform you that the Steering Committee has decided to postpone the Circular Materials Conference due to the circumstances of the coronavirus COVID-19.
A new date has been scheduled for the 22nd and 23rd of September, 2020 at the same venue in Gothenburg.
We are truly saddened by this unfortunate situation and hope that it won’t cause you too much of an inconvenience. We will come back to you soon with further information and details.
Thanks for your understanding and we look forward to seeing you in Gothenburg at the end of September.
Latest speakers to join the programme
Dr Emma Nehrenheim
Chief Environmental Officer Northvolt
Joost de Kluijver
CEO and founder, Closing the Loop
Director of Circular Economy, Volvo Car Group
CEO, Semper Augustus Consulting
Senior Innovation Advisor, Nordic Innovation
Managing Director, Stena Recycling Group
Senior consultant, Material Economics
Circular Economy Expert, Tetra Pak
What to expect
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Plenary & breakout sessions
Pre-Convention Field Trip 1 — Stena Nordic Recycling Center, Halmstad
Pre-Convention Field Trip 2 —The Testbed for Material Recycling of Plastics at RISE, Mölndal
The Circular Materials Conference 2020 will bring together major decision-makers from the basic and recycling industries, academics as well as politicians, service and equipment suppliers and stakeholders from the Nordic region to one location.
There are two exhibition areas, Volvo Foyer and Entre Foyer.
Video from 2018 Circular Materials Conference
“Today the circular economy concept is widely accepted as the road forwards and many industrial branches are striving to develop their supply chains and business networks to that goal. The conference explores how the region’s innovations can contribute to the global transition towards circular economy.”
Professor in Industrial Materials Recycling and Director for CCR
A network and catalyst for multidisciplinary R&D collaboration within the field of circular use of materials.
Testimonials and insights from last year’s conference
”The two-day conference provided a balanced mix of general overview on the trends of circular economy transition in the Nordic countries and Europe, and practical solutions from companies and innovators. I can highly recommend Circular Materials Conference.”
”It was a pleasure to be part of this exciting conference!”
”It was a pleasure to be with you at the Circular Materials Conference, which was well organised.”
Executive Secretary, European Electronics Recycling Association (EERA)
”It was a fascinating event, and a great opportunity to meet people and learn about new projects.”
Director, The E-Waste Tragedy