This session brings together insights and actions from previous sessions and zooms in on enabling factors for transformation, from new models of consumption (demand) to the skilled workforce (supply) and finance/Technology (scale-up) needed for this. The global scope of the session will interest a wide range of circular economy players, including CEOs, decision-makers, NGOs, investors, and all other circular economy experts and learners.
Organizers: Circular Economy Leadership Canada and Platform for Accelerating the Circular Economy, in collaboration with Environment and Climate Change Canada and the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra.
Director-General, International Labour Organization
Executive Director, Leading Change Canada
Angela Paolini Ellard
Deputy Director-General, World Trade Organization
Stientje van Veldhoven
Vice President and Regional Director for Europe World Resources Institute
Vice President of Environmental Responsibility and the Sustainable Materials Center, LEGO Group
Director, Global Head Circular Economy Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center
General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation
Managing Director, Closed Loop Partners