Area Europa visits Rome in order to collect information for the development of de Sustainability Plan of the LIFE Low Carbon Feed Project
Between June 12 and 14, the partner of the LLCFeed project, Aera Europa, visited Rome taking advantage of the celebration of the 24th edition of the EURAS Conference, organized between June 13 and 15 2019. The conference allowed to expand knowledge on the bioeconomy sector and the political tools that can support the development of bio based products (such as those produced by the LLCFeed project).
On the 12th, a technical meeting with experts and professors of economics took place at UNITELMA University in Rome, a major university of economics in Italy. During this meeting, the business plan of the LLCFeed project was presented and discussed, collecting relevant data and information for its development.
At the same university, project brochures were placed on bulletin boards to spread the word and reach a wider audience.
On the 13th, the project and its business plan were presented to CONFAPI, the Italian Confederation of small and medium-sized private industry, which also brings together companies from the agricultural and animal science sectors. CONFAPI expressed its interest in the project and was available for future meetings with its associated companies for replicability and transferability in Italy.
On June 14, Eva Merloni, President and chief project officer in Area Europa, participated in the final session of the conference, where she presented the preliminary results of the project to entities of interes in the bioeconomy sector such as the Technical University of Berlin, the Leipzig Biomass Management Center, or the Italian company in the bioplastic sector, Novamont.