Towards a sustainable digital development and greener electronics industry

11 September 2023


09:00      Check in, coffee & networking

10:00       Welcome

Helena Wiberg, RISE & Stefan Jakab, Svensk Elektronik

10:10       ”Green electronics initiative at RISE”

Sjoerd Haasl, RISE    

10:20        ”Svensk Elektronik – for an industry enabling the green transition”

Stefan Jakab, Svensk Elektronik    

10:30        “EU-funded projects HyPELignum and CircEL-Paper – Towards wood-based and paper-based electronics”

Valerio Beni, RISE    

10:45        “Unlocking Europe’s Green Transition: Automated Neodymium Recycling from Electronic Waste and Electric Motors for a Sustainable Circular Economy”

Jakob Blomgren, RISE    

11:00        “Sustainable materials for electronics”

Dagmawi Belaineh Yilma, RISE        

11:30       Lunch, networking

12:40        ”Exploration and Practice of Circular Automotive Electronics at Volvo Group”

Bruce Xie, Volvo Group Circular Operations & Solutions    

12:55        ”Large sustainability impact with a small competitive component”

Peter Ringstad, Ligna Energy    

13:10        ”A revolution in flexible circuit manufacturing – cutting CO2-emissions by 99 %”

Roman Armgarth, DP Patterning    

13:40        ”EPoSS White paper on  Green ECS - Sustainability and  Environmental Footprint”

Jonas Gustafsson, RISE    

13:55        ”Sustainability in data centres”

Jon Summers, RISE    

14:10        “Circular transition, sustainable business models, and opportunities with EU regulations”

Josefina Sallén och Lukas Hallquist, RISE    

14:40        Coffee break

15:00        “Funding opportunities from Vinnova and EU”

Jeannette Spühler, Vinnova    

15:20         Next steps and future activities

Helena Wiberg & Ulrika Henricson    

16:45         Summary of the day, reflections and feedback 

Helena Wiberg, RISE & Stefan Jakab, Svensk Elektronik    

17:00            End