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EPIC 2020 Final Conference on 14th March 2016, Brussels

The EPIC 2020 project has officially ended, and as a final event a conference was arranged in Brussels on the 14th of March. The conference was a good opportunity for us to share our results and discuss them with the very relevant stakeholders that came to take part of the day. The meeting was held [...]

Open dialogue with citizens and policy makers for a Port Vision in Mantova

During the last three months; Epic partners in Mantova have held several open events to collect input from local stakeholders to outline a joint vision, between the city and the industrial harbour, for a sustainable development of the port of Mantova. By a multidisciplinary approach, which Epic is based on, the local partnership led by [...]

EPIC at SymCity Conference in Norrköping, Sweden

The 27th and 28th of January the conference SymCity was arranged by EPIC partner University of Linköping and the Region of Östergötland, in Norrköping (Sweden). The theme for the event was Transformation, and took a wide scope of the transformation of cities from where we are today to where we need to be tomorrow. One [...]

National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) – leader of the third Work Package: “Assessment of the internal and external bioenergy resource potentials and bioenergy flows”.

National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) is the leader of the third Work Package of the EPIC2020, with the title “Assessment of the internal and external bioenergy resource potentials and bioenergy flows”. During the actions of WP3, new methods and techniques were developed, which are now on their way to be published, as Proceedings, [...]

Welcome to join us at EPIC 2020 final conference in Brussels.

A PERFECT RECIPE FOR REGIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT? Welcome to EPIC 2020 final conference about Symbiotic bio-Energy Port Integration with Cities by 2020 Programme: A perfect recipe for sustainable regional development: Bio-resources, port regions, and industrial symbiosis (Linköping University and Copenhagen Malmö Port) Competitive green growth; The power of networks and joint visions (City [...]

Illustrating Biomass-to-Bioenergy Connectivity

During the recent UN Climate Change Conference, a tighter goal for the planet’s climate change was set: sometime between 2030 and 2050 human activity is meant to become emissions-free. Bioenergy is the most potent way to achieve this tremendous goal. A potential investor in bioenergy faces several crucial questions: a. which type of biomass is [...]

Cooperation projects in the Baltic Sea Region – EPIC2020 as innovative contribution to the regional development in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

The State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern held on December 8th, 2015 a conference on "Cooperation projects in the Baltic Sea Region - Innovative contributions to regional development in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern". The invitation to the Chamber of Commerce Schwerin followed about 80 guests. They came from the fields of science and industry, authorities and [...]

SymCity and EPIC seminar in Norrköping

SymCity and EPIC seminar in Norrköping The 27-28th of January the conference SymCity will be held in Norrköping. This year’s theme is Transformation of cities and will among other focus on Industrial Symbiosis. The EPIC project is participating with presentations during the official program, and is also arranging a seminar for more in depth discussions [...]

EPIC 2020 conference at Ecomodo fair, traced the next steps toward implementation bio-economy through the industrial symbiosis concept.

The conference, organized by AGIRE Energy Management Agency with the Province of Mantova, and included into the official congress program of the International Fair of ECOMONDO within the theme of Industrial Symbiosis, has seen alternating among the speakers at a series of important speeches: the chairman arch Giancarlo Leoni, manager of the planning sector of [...]

EPIC RegioPower logistic tool

Detecting untapped bio-resources and activation for use in a circular economy is the objective of the EPIC-RegioPower logistic tool. Behind this is a new type of virtual resources marketplace, which represents not only offers but also demands to concrete bio-resources and the relation to the corresponding logistics costs. The EPIC logistic tool based on the [...]