European Green Deal – What’s in it for Sweden and Swedish business?
Welcome to this breakfast seminar on the European Green Deal, the EU's new growth strategy. Among other things, we will discuss:
What does the European Green Deal mean for climate change and as a net-zero emission engine? In what way will the European Green Deal be able to stimulate investment in sustainable solutions and technologies? How is geopolitics affected – how will China and the US act? Does the EGD stimulate new business models - what is missing to further increase the ambition? How can we use the EGD in Sweden to give the ongoing transformation in energy and circular economy a boost?
The seminar is held in English and is a collaboration between the Haga Initiative and the research program Mistra Geopolitics.
More information on the European Green Deal here.
Time: 29 January 2020, 8.00 am – 10.00 am (presentations starts at 8.15)
Place: Skeppsbron 10, Gamla stan/Old Town, Stockholm
Organizers: the Haga Initiative and the research program Mistra Geopolitics.
This seminar will be broadcasted live.
Annika Korzinek, Deputy Head of the European Commission Representation in Sweden
Mia Pantzar, Senior Analyst at IEEP, Institute for European Environmental Policy
Ronan Palmer, Head of Clean Economy Program at the think tank E3G
Alarik Sandrup, Director Public and Regulatory Affairs, Lantmännen and President of ePURE, the European Renewable Ethanol Association
Björn-Ola Linnér, Professor of Environmetal Change, Linköping University
Åsa Persson, Research Director and Deputy Director at Stockholm Environment Institute
Nina Ekelund, Haga Initiative
Robert Watt, Stockholm Environment Institute