Industry Track 4: Green Industrial Zones in the Mediterranean
Industrial symbiosis is an association between two or more industrial facilities or companies in which the waste or by-products of one can become the raw materials for another. In this session, we will be presenting several leading examples from the Mediterranean region.
Entrepreneurs Track 7: Branding and Communications for Green Entrepreneurs
Green Entrepreneurs are faced with many challenges while ideating, managing and scaling up their business, one of them being how to develop a compelling value proposition and engaging key stakeholders and audiences to make their theory of change a reality.
In this practical session, devoted to branding and communications specifically for green entrepreneurs, the participants will learn how to lay the foundations and develop a branding and storytelling strategy for their ventures to effectively engage their key audiences and stakeholders and hence, contribute to the success of their ventures.
This session is organised in collaboration by Sonia Ruiz, Noima Meaningful Communications
Entrepreneurs Track 8: Innovative Instruments For Crowdsourcing And Crowdfunding Eco-Innovative Solutions
Crowdsolving is the crowdsourcing of innovative solutions for industrial, environmental and societal challenges. By doing so, innovation and R&D become more accessible and affordable for local businesses, NGO and governmental institutions. Innovations coming out are very crowdfundable and investable given their originality! But how can any organization be involved in this? What is different in these instruments that make them efficient and replicable?
This joint workshop by Yomken.com (CrowdSolving platform based in Egypt & recently in Tunisia) and La Bolsa Social (a Crowdfunding platform from Spain) will share their successful experiences and answer these questions.
Industry Track 5: Growing your business with green and inclusive labels
Responsible business conduct is first and above a performance approach that will help you grow your business by gaining in efficiency. But labels supporting green and inclusive growth can help you boost this approach and accelerate your expansion: The case of EDILE and Label RSE Conect – Synergies with SwitchMed.