Someone with an idea, solution, or innovative project that makes a major new contribution to the circular economy?
a start-up, SME, association or designer who believes you have a new way of transforming our waste into resources?
Join us and participate in the second edition of the Circular Challenge and boost your project!
The Circular Challenge rewards the future leaders of green growth and accelerates your development.
Does your project focus on…?
INNOVATION IN MANUFACTURING AND ECO-DESIGN
Innovative raw materials, biodegradability, new inks, optimization of the manufacturing process, etc.
INNOVATION IN USES OF PAPER AND / OR PACKAGING
Digital / Pack / paper interface, "increase" in printed advertising, personalization, etc.
INNOVATION IN RECYCLING
Transforming, reusing / upcycling, products made from waste or used packaging / papers, etc.
INNOVATION IN BUILDING AWARENESS
New methods of sharing information, raising awareness or encouraging sorting and recycling. Showcasing and sharing of innovations targeting general public, etc.
INNOVATION IN WASTE MANAGEMENT
Better and easier ways to collect waste, sorting habits and systems, traceability and data, new recycling processes, etc.
FOR TEAMS THROUGH TO THE FINAL ROUND
GET GREATER VISIBILITY
with our extensive communication network and high-profile institutional partners
HONE YOUR PROJECT
with immediate access to experts, investors and customers – all waiting to meet you at the dedicated Boot Camp
TWO MAJOR ‘ACCELERATOR’ PRIZES: PAPER AND PACKAGING
to help your project grow (€ 40,000 in each category)
ACCELERATED MARKET ACCESS
via the operational networks of the eco-organisation and its partners, bringing you commercial and industrial opportunities (5 appointments chosen from a list of key decision-makers)
Official kick-off of the Competition
Closure of the call for projects
16 et 17.11.2017
Pitch and Award Ceremony