The EU-funded REBus programme can provide free expert support to established SMEs in the textiles and electronics sectors. 

 

 Please go to http://www.rebus.eu.com/news/sme-call for more information.

 

 
 
 
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New and noteworthy

Details of the European Commission’s Circular Economy Package Revealed

European Commission - Press release Closing the loop: Commission adopts ambitious new Circular Economy Package to boost competitiveness, create jobs...

Closing the Loop on the Ground: 10 EU Projects Working Towards a Circular Economy

Over the last few years the European Commission have been funding a whole range of projects across Europe on recycling, upcycling, reusing and recovering materials - each of them a building...

Call for Papers: Exploring the Circular Economy

The  Journal of Industrial Ecology  has announced a call for papers for a special issue on Exploring the Circular Economy. The circular economy is gaining increasing currency...

Circular Horizons 2016/17 Brokerage Event Report

On the day that the European Commission published the much anticipated draft Work Programmes for Horizon2020 , KTN held the first in a series of five brokerage events to launch Societal...

Draft 2016/17 Work Programmes for Horizon2020 Published

The European Commission has published the much anticipated draft 2016/17 Work Programmes for Horizon2020 , the largest ever EU Research and Innovation funding programme with an available budget...

Featured events

Thu 18 Feb 2016

Environmental Sensing for Sustainable Development Workshop

All Day

Environmental pollution is a major challenge facing society. To enable sustainable development of society and economy, effective monitoring and control of environmental pollution is key. Pollution...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Mon 22 Feb 2016

World Water-Tech Investment Summit

All Day

KTN are delighted to support the World Water-Tech Investment Summit, taking place at the Hilton Tower Bridge in London from February 22-24. This international summit welcomes senior delegates and...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Tue 23 Feb 2016

Sustainability Reporting 2016

All Day

23 February | Inmarsat Conference Centre, London www.edie.net/reporting 15% DISCOUNT TO ATTEND! Knowledge Transfer Network is supporting the edie Sustainability Reporting Conference 2016. Now in...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Tue 01 Mar 2016

Kickstarting Innovation: Partnerships and Funding for Water and Environment

All Day

The workshop will explore the rationale for micro, small or medium-sized UK businesses to kick-start innovation projects leading to the creation of new products, processes or services. It will...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Contact Us

The KTN is here to help your business with its networking and project development needs.  For collaboration building, funding advice and proposal development you can get assistance free of charge by getting in touch with:

 

Catherine Joce - Circular Economy Lead

Tel:          07584 705411

E-mail:    catherine.joce@ktn-uk.org

Twitter:  @Dr_CatJ

 

Ben Peace - Sustainability Lead

Tel:          07801 226431

E-mail:    ben.peace@ktn-uk.org

Twitter:  @BenPeace

 

 @esktn 

 

 

Latest news

Closing the Loop on the Ground: 10 EU Projects Working Towards a Circular Economy

Over the last few years the European Commission have been funding a whole range of projects...

Call for Papers: Exploring the Circular Economy

The  Journal of Industrial Ecology  has announced a call for papers for a special...

Circular Horizons 2016/17 Brokerage Event Report

On the day that the European Commission published the much anticipated draft Work Programmes...

Draft 2016/17 Work Programmes for Horizon2020 Published

The European Commission has published the much anticipated draft 2016/17 Work Programmes for...

Upcoming events

Wed 02 Mar 2016

Circular Economy in the Food Supply Chain Conference

All Day

Covering the end-to-end food supply chain, our speakers will highlight real examples of circular...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Wed 09 Mar 2016

CIWM Resource Conference Cymru 2016

All Day

The CIWM Welsh conference will be the UK’s first major conference exploring the new EU Circular...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Tue 17 May 2016

The Circular Economy in Organisations. Part 3

All Day

The following is an example of the agenda. Final subject matter and speakers are to be confirmed....

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Wed 23 Nov 2016

Circular Transitions

All Day

A Mistra Future Fashion Conference on Textile Design and the Circular Economy Chelsea College of...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

A little about Collaborations for a Circular Economy

Networking group building on Technology Strategy Board activities with the theme of re-thinking products, component and system design to retain material over several use cycles.