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Finnish circular economy competence in the international network

26.10.2021 12:40

Finland has strong competence in circular economy. Currently five Finnish universities have been accepted as members of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation network, that promotes circular economy. The......

Webinar: Ecological equals economical – a deep dive into circular business models

1.9.2021 10:06

We are in the middle of a green transition, which brings with it multiple new business opportunities and innovative business models. Existing businesses are urged to change from linear, take – make......

Visual Catalysts exhibition is here to stay!

27.1.2021 10:35

We are very excited to announce that Visual Catalysts exhibition is back again! This time, in a brand-new format. Visual Catalysts is now a 3D virtual exhibition that can be experienced from......

Call for contributions for an edited book: Stakeholder Engagement in a Sustainable Circular Economy

21.1.2021 11:13

Developing a circular economy is considered one of the most relevant solutions to major contemporary socio-economic and environmental sustainability challenges. The central objective of the circular......

Join the circular economy celebration! - Our new policy brief is published

25.9.2020 13:42

The Finnish Academy’s Strategic Research Council-funded CICAT-2025 Circular Economy Catalysts: From Innovation to Business Ecosystems – research project has published its policy brief on circular......

Developing sustainable strategies for technology firms – International recognition to research in sustainable strategic renewal in technology firms

21.9.2020 15:10

Tampere University’s researchers in Industrial engineering and management were awarded in an international ISPIM innovation conference in June. The awarded study examined how firm strategy develops......

When institutional logics meet: Alignment and misalignment in collaboration between academia and practitioners

28.7.2020 10:49

The study examined how the different institutional logics of the cooperating actors affect the collaboration and the emergence of a common understanding, alignment and the achievement of the goal,......

Social Entrepreneurship as a Cluster Concept: Is a Cricket Farming Start-Up a social enterprise?

17.7.2020 11:23

This research examines social entrepreneurship in accelerating circular economy. The case company, Entocube, farms and develops farming technology for cricket farming. We examine the company with a......

Promoting circular economy requires cross-silo collaboration

18.3.2020 11:06

The circular economy is seen in Finland as one of the ways to respond to the challenges posed by the current climate crisis. Ministries, companies and other organizations are committed to promoting......

Regulatory barriers and solutions for business models in circular economy

18.3.2020 11:04

In the CICAT2025 research consortium, the Department of Law at the University of Eastern Finland is studying regulatory guidance that could accelerate sustainable business operations in circular......