The session aims to showcase reuse and repair initiatives, highlighting their impact on a circular and social economy. The session was conceived as a participatory lab facilitating interactive work and debate on key success factors for a wider deployment of a) reuse and repair centres, b) social integration and the social economy and c) digital reuse and repair tools. Indicative agenda:
- Interreg Europe Policy Learning Platform introduction and video feature (8 mins)
- Introduction to the topic in the form of a discussion between the moderator (15 mins)
- Q&A (7 mins)
- Breakout rooms for three participatory roundtables addressing key success factors (40 mins):
- reuse and repair centres
- social integration and social economy and
- digital reuse and repair tools
- Report to plenary (12 mins)
- Q&A and wrap-up (8 mins)
Katharina Krell, Thematic Expert – Low-carbon economy, Interreg Europe - Policy Learning Platform, Germany.
Astrid Severin, Thematic Expert – Environment and resource efficiency & Low-carbon economy, Interreg Europe - Policy Learning Platform, Germany.
Mart Veliste, Thematic Expert - SME competitiveness, Interreg Europe - Policy Learning Platform, Estonia.
Andres Bro, Region Örebro County, Reuse and repair centre, Sweden.
Sauli Böhm, CEO, ResQ Club, Finland.
Marco Citelli, Thematic Expert – Environment and resource efficiency & Low-carbon economy, Interreg Europe Policy Learning Platform, France.
Johanna Cory, Communications Officer, VANKIN, Sweden.
Elena Ferrario, Thematic Manager, Interreg Europe Policy Learning Platform, France.
Erneszt Kovács, Project Manager, ACR+, Les Moulins, France.
Luigi Martignetti, Secretary General, European Network of Cities and Regions for the Social Economy, Belgium.
Raluca Toma, Communication Manager, Interreg Europe Policy Learning Platform, France.
René Tönnisson, Thematic Expert - SME competitiveness, Interreg Europe - Policy Learning Platform, France.
Marinka Vovk, Director Reuse Centre Ormož, CPU Reuse Centre, Slovenia.
Jana Zurkova, Network Development and Innovation Manager, Reuse and Recycling European Union Social Enterprises, Belgium.
Sergio de Lucas de Benito, Head of Service, EMULSA, Spain.
Participatory Lab - world café, ideas labs
Cohesion and Cooperation
European Commission - DG REGIO, INTERREG Europe