11:00 – 12.30, 17 May

Circular Think Tank: Thinking the Future

H.E. Masaharu Yoshida
Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of Slovenia

Keynote Speakers

Luca Jahier
President of the European Economic and Social Committee
Prof. Tadashi Yagi
Department of Economics, Doshisha University, Kyoto


Alenka Suhadolnik
Director-General for Economic and Public Diplomacy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia
Mathy Stanislaus
Circular Economy Fellow at World Resources Institute, Senior Advisor, Global Battery Alliance, World Economic Forum
Dr. Oriana Romano
Coordinator, Cities and Circular Economy Programme, OECD
Celine Pessers
Category Manager Circular Economy, ABN AMRO Bank
Moderated by Ladeja Godina Košir
Founder and Executive Director of Circular Change, Chair of Coordination Group of European Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform