at 13H30 | 520 CF

Panel discussion | Perspectives on the Role of States and Public Policies in the Circular Economy: the Cases of Quebec and Canada

Presented by: Conseil du patronat du Québec, Quebec Business Council on the Environment, Éco Entreprises Québec
Moderated by: Benjamin Laplatte, Conseil du patronat du Québec
Green and circular economy

- Panel discussion

This panel will review the progress made in Quebec one year after the publication of a study jointly conducted by the Conseil du patronat du Québec, the Conseil Patronal de l'Environnement du Québec and Éco Entreprises Québec. Based on the state of knowledge, this study looked at the political levers and brakes related to the deployment of the circular economy. In the Quebec and Canada context, the exchanges within this panel will allow to situate the importance of removing the pitfalls of the circular economy and of investing in companies market development to increase their performance through the use of circular economy strategies. It will also discuss the importance of exemplary states to promote the emergence of these strategies.