SPEAKERS 2021

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Head of Broadcasting Environment, ZDF

CEO, UFGC GmbH
(on site)
Xiaoming Bai
International Marketing Director, Tana-Chemie GmbH (Werner & Mertz Professional)
(on site)
Tim Bagner
Energy, Water and Waste Policy Advisor; Department for Environment, Economy, Fire and Disaster Protection, German Association of Cities and Towns
CEO, ZINQ GmbH & Co. KG
(on site)
Smart City Solutions, Leading Consultant, Drees & Sommer SE
Managing Director, Madaster Germany GmbH
(on site)
Vice President Marketing, Research & Innovation Soorty Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
Head of Research and Development, (DGNB) German Sustainable Building Council
Professorship Cradle to Cradle Leuphana Universität Lüneburg, C2C-Visionary & Advisory Board C2C NGO
(on site)
MoEP, Chairwoman of the Internal Market Committee and Consumer Protection
President of DIN, Managing Director Wolff & Müller Holding
State Secretary, Ministry for Climate Protection, Environment, Energy and Mobility Rheinland-Pfalz
Press Spokesman, PreZero Foundation & Co. KG
Senior Consultant, Wider Sense GmbH
(on site)
Head of Business Development Circular Economy, German Institute for Standardization (DIN)
Research Center for Public Acquisition Law and Management, University of the German Federal Armed Forces
Leader Fittings LIXIL International und Co-CEO, Grohe AG
(on site)
Product Manager Sustainability Packaging, dm-drogerie markt GmbH + Co. KG
Managing Director, ZIA Zentraler Immobilien Ausschuss
(on site)
Head of Green Building Department, Lindner Group
(on site)
C2C Expert & Executive Director, C2C NGO
(on site)
Katja Hansen
C2C Expert & Advisory Board C2C NGO
CEO and Founder, everwave GmbH
Andrea Heil
Consultant, EPEA GmbH – Part of Drees & Sommer
Head of Business Development Circular Economy, German Institute for Standardization (DIN)
(on site)
FELIX HEINRICHS
Mayor, City of Mönchengladbach
(on site)
Götz Hilber
Manager Crowdinvesting, GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG
(on site)
Mayor, City of Freiburg
(on site)
Klaus Illigmann
Head of Department of Urban Planning and Building Regulations, Munich State Capital Office
Founder & CEO EPEA Switzerland
Head of Circular Economy Initiative, acatech
(on site)
Senior Vice President Sustainability & EHS, ZF Group
(on site)
Head of Department in the Energy, Transportation and Environment Department, German Institute for Economic Research
Head of Business Development, Deutsche Lichtmiete Vermietgesellschaft mbH
(on site)
Executive President BDE Bundesverband der Deutschen Entsorgungs-, Wasser- und Rohstoffwirtschaft e.V. (Federal Association of the German Waste Management, Water and Raw Materials Industry)
C2C Expert & Executive Director, C2C NGO
(on site)
Lena Junker
Urban Development, Cradle to Cradle NGO
(on site)
CEO & founder, traceless
Vice President Plastic Materials and Processing, Tomra Sorting GmbH
(on site)
Amelie Leipprand
Senior Project Manager DIN Young Professionals (DYP), DIN German Institute for Standardization
(on site)
Founder and Managing Director, Holy Shit. GmbH
PETER LEY
Managing Director, Non-Profit Housing Association of the City of Kassel mbH (GWG)
(on site)
René Lindner
Head of SCSF - Smart City Standards Forum DIN/DKE, DIN German Institute for Standardization e.V.
Co-Founder & CEO, Clean Ocean Coatings GmbH
Deputy Chief Executive, The Federation of German Industries (BDI)
Group Sustainability Officer, Tarkett
(on site)
Head of the Economic Department of the State Capital Mainz
Managing Director, Lorenz GmbH & Co. KG
(on site)
Sustainable Economy and Procurement Officer, ICLEI Europe
(on site)
Stefan Möller
Regional Manager Corporate Clients, GLS Bank
(on site)
Dr. PETER MÖSLE
Partner Drees & Sommer SE, Managing Director EPEA GmbH
Founder and managing director, Polysecure GmbH
Andreas Mucke
Wuppertal's former mayor & managing director of Circular Economy Accelerator GmbH
(on site)
Independent Consultant, EPEA GmbH
Founder and Managing Director, runamics GmbH
Senior Raw Material Manager, Circular and Sustainable Material Expert, VF Corporation (Marke Napapijri)
Marij Pollux
Alderwoman (Wethouder) for Sustainability, Culture and Events, Municipality of Venlo
(on site)
Chief Executive Officer, IFCO SYSTEMS
Vice President, Strategy & Development, Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute
Co-Founder & CEO, cirplus GmbH
Managing Director & Moderator, Robin TV GmbH
(on site)
EVA SCHMIDT
Director Book Production, Franckh-Kosmos Verlags-GmbH & Co. KG
Dipl. Ing. Jochem SCHNEIDER
Founder & Associate, bueroschneidermeyer gbr
(on site)
Executive Manager and owner, Werner & Mertz GmbH
Patrick Scholz
Competence Centre for Sustainable Procurement, City of Ludwigsburg
(on site)
Joachim Schonowski
Principal Business Consultant Smart Sustainable Cities, msg systems ag
Inventor, Founder & CEO, Wasser 3.0 gGmbH
Federal Minister for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety

Rita
Schwarzelühr-Sutter, MDB

Parliamentary State Secretary, BMU Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
Global Partner, Fosun International and Executive President, Fosun Fashion Group
Founder and Managing, Partner SystemiQ
Silke Stremlau
Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board, UmweltBank AG
Gunnar Tessin
Senior Volunteer and Co-Founder Alliance Building & Architecture, C2C NGO
(on site)
Helge Viehweg
Mayor of the municipality of Straubenhardt
(on site)
STEFANIE VOIT
Auditor │ Tax consultant, Managing Partner, TS.advisory
(on site)
Head of Office, Freiburg Environmental Protection Office
(on site)
Markus Vögeli
Managing Director, Vögeli AG Marketing Production & Printing
(on site)
Head of the PlastX Junior Research Group, ISOE Institute for Social-Ecological Research GmbH
Shareholder, HPP Architekten GmbH
(on site)
MICHEL WEIJERS
Managing Director, C2CExpoLAB Venlo
(on site)
HERWART WILMS
Managing Director, Remondis SE & Co. KG and Vice President, BDE Bundesverband der Deutschen Entsorgungs-, Wasser- und Rohstoffwirtschaft e. V.
(on site)
Head of Department Circular Economy, Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment, Energy gGmbH
(on site)
Parliamentary State Secretary, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
(on site)
Urban Development, Cradle to Cradle NGO
(on site)