14-03-2017 | On 18-19 May 2017 in Berlin, REFRESH Food Waste 2017 will bring together diverse stakeholder groups working on food waste from across Europe.

REFRESH Food Waste 2017, the multi-stakeholder conference connecting champions of food waste reduction and valorisation, will take place 18-19 May 2017. The main day on 18 May will include presentations, discussions and interactive sessions with REFRESH researchers, networking sessions, presentation of the REFRESH Food Waste Solution Contest winners, as well as a public food waste event together with REFRESH partner Feedback. The Conference will feature an Innovators’ Fair, where food waste innovators can present their projects and insights with a poster or stand. You can download the draft conference programme below.

REFRESH will also collaborate with the Food Surplus Entrepreneurs Network to bring food waste innovators and experts together in an Incubator Day for food waste projects on 19 May 2017 as part of the conference.

The event will be held at the Umweltforum in Berlin, an innovative and sustainable event space.

Registration for REFRESH Food Waste 2017 is now closed. You can apply for the waiting list here: http://registration.ecologic-events.eu/waiting-list-refresh-food-waste-2017. If you are an invited speaker or presenter and have not yet registered, please contact us atinfo@eu-refresh.org as soon as possible. 
There is no participation fee for the REFRESH Food Waste 2017 conference.

For more information about the Incubator Day: http://eu-refresh.org/food-waste-innovation-incubator-day

Travel information:

*Travel Green with Deutsche Bahn for 99 Euro

This special cooperation of Ecologic Institute and Deutsche Bahn enables you to travel relaxed and convenient from any place within Germany to Berlin.
Your travel to and from the event with the Deutsche Bahn event ticket is operated with 100% green electricity. Please find further information here:

*Hotel recommendations nearby:

-nh Berlin Alexanderplatz****
Distance: 550 m
Landsberger Allee 26-32 | 10249 Berlin
+49 30 42 26 130 | Reservation: +49 30 22 38 51 32
Mr Wolf | m.wolf@nh-hotels.com
Please mention our booking code for requests or bookings: Umweltforum

Distance: 1,2 km
Petersburger Str. 24 | 10249 Berlin
+49 30 4202560 | www.hotel-newberlin.de

Due to the fact that May is a very busy time in Berlin, please book your accommodation well in advance.

Please find a hotel list and the directions to the venue in the attached documents.

18/05/2017 to 19/05/2017
Umweltforum, Berlin


Ecologic Institute


18/05/2017 to 19/05/2017


Umweltforum, Berlin





Source: Refresh