One date – two leading eco events for the region of South-East Europe

EventsSouth-East European INDUSTRIAL Мarket - issue 3/2010

13 – 15 April 2011, Sofia, Bulgaria

The countries of South-East European Region are challenged with many economic and ecological matters. They need improvements for energy efficiency, renewable energy use, waste & water management and recycling solutions. On these hot topics will focus the 2011 issues of the 7th Congress and Exhibition on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Sources and the 2nd Eco Forum ‘Save the Planet’ (Waste & Water Management, Recycling, Environment). They are organized by Via Expo and will be held in the period 13-15 April in Sofia. The events will showcase the latest equipment and up-to-date technologies that should be effectively implemented in the Regional market. The participants have the opportunity to network with business executives, investors, decision makers in the field of investment policy, project developers, academics, specialists in all industry branches. The Ministry of Environment and Water, Energy Efficiency Agency and Sofia Municipality have already given its support. A strategic Partner of the Eco Forum ‘Save the Planet’ is the Netherlands.

The exhibitions
Some months before the events there are strong interest in the exhibitions – 6 months prior to its opening 2/3 of the exhibition area is already booked for group participations from Austria, Czech Republic, China, Finland, Slovenia, Spain and the USA. The exhibitors will display their state-of the-art products, solutions and services in the renewable energy, energy efficiency sectors, waste management, recycling and environment. Via Expo offer at no additional cost new service - matchmaking meetings for each exhibitor.

The EE & RES Congress
Participants will learn about the latest trends, get acquainted with expert analysis and forecasts.

Congress Highlights are: Reducing the Barriers Holding Back the RES Installations Development, Green Power Marketing, EE & Renewable Financing - International & Local Incentive Programs, RES & EE Legal Session, RES Technologies, Benefits of renewables for the municipalities; SE European RES Associations and their Experience, Three Generation & Distributed Power Generation, Energy Efficiency, Passive Houses, Smart Grid Technologies, Electric Vehicles, Waste to Energy - How does it work? Barriers for Waste-to-Energy.

The Conference ‘Save the Planet’
Environmental issues are highly prioritized in the worldwide agenda and are also a priority theme for the Balkan Region. The major objective of the organizer Via Expo is to bring expert know-how and good practices that should be effectively implemented in the Regional market.  

Conference Highlights

Waste management, Wastewater Treatment, Waste Incineration and Gasification, Waste Pre-Treatment, Separation and Transformation, Landfills, Design, Construction and Monitoring, Soil and Groundwater Clean-up, Hazardous Waste, Energy from Waste, Biological Treatment, Biogas, Biomass from Agricultural Waste and Sewage Sludge

Ferrous Metals; Non-Ferrous Metals; Stainless Steel & Special Alloys; Paper; Textile; Plastic; Tires

Wastewater Reuse; Wastewater & Bioenergy, Saving Water through Trade
Financing Water: Public vs. Private or Why is Water becoming a Key Strategic Concern for Business?
Collection and Treatment (including Sewage, Waste Water Treatment, Desalination)
Water Pollution, Managing and Protecting Surface, Ground, Soil and Rainwater.
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