Innovation
Forum

Companies and organisations from all over Europe are invited to submit their waste collection knowledge and innovation projects, as well as other related services.

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Innovation Forum is opened to companies, entrepreneurs, research centres, universities, consortiums and organisations that work in knowledge and innovation projects related to waste collection, management and treatment, and to communication in this area.

DEADLINE:

15/12/2016

TOPICS

New waste collection technologies

Improved waste collection services results and efficiency

Co-responsibility and volume-based waste fee

Communication, education and participation programmes

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION

  • Document format
  • 1-2 pages
  • PDF file
  • 5 MB (maximum)
  • Language
  • Catalan, Spanish or English
  • Minimum required content
  • Title
  • Topic
  • Innovation
  • Project status
  • Author/Authors
  • Contact information

To submit the documentation or for further information, please contact papers@wasteinprogress.net

EVALUATION AND SELECTION CRITERIA

Directly related to waste collection, management, treatment, technology and communication

Eco-innovation and contribution to the circular economy

Environmental, social and economic impact

Low complexity development and implementation

Real contribution in terms of change in processes or products

Authors of papers selected for the Innovation Forum will be notified on 15/12/2016

The Circular Economy Laboratory

Ecoembes

Penalise + Incentivise. A sum that multiplies

Waste Agency of Catalonia

How things change when they're explained in the right place and at the right time. A successful case study: educational centres and metropolitan municipalities

Barcelona Metropolitan Area

Door-to-door multi-level proximity: a third way. Ethical and ethological aspects applied to the design of a twenty-first century waste collection system.

ID&A

Improving waste collection in high-density urban areas

Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment.

Pay-as-you-throw and technology: co-responsibility tools

Sartori Ambiente and Altereko Sas

Pilot testing anti-theft mechanisms for paper and cardboard waste bins

Ecoembes and Recipap

Tropa Verde (Green "Troop")

Teimas Desenvolvemento, S.L.

The Mawis Smart Waste solution for smart cities

MOBA

Electronic access control for waste bins

Aga - Dorlet

SmartCityLink and the social economy companies

Xarxa Ambiental and TIRGI

A strategy for better quality organic matter: compostable bag collective purchasing

Novamont