Participation Of Network Of Cities With Lakes In The 2nd International Exhibition & Forum For Environmental Technologies VERDE.TEC
Network of Cities with Lakes participated in the 2nd International Exhibition for Environmental Technologies VERDE.TEC, which was successfully held on 2nd-4th March 2018 in the exhibition area of MEC Paianias in Athens.
More than 80 exhibitors participated in the exhibition, including the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece, Municipalities, Regions, Chambers, Development Companies and individuals which are active in the green and circular economy, the management of water resources and renewable energy sources, the energy saving, the management of biomass and the prospect of creating zero waste infrastructures.
At the same time, the 2nd VERDE.TEC Forum was also held, in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Energy, the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece, the Technical Chamber of Greece, the Hellenic Solid Waste Management Association, the Hellenic Recycling Agency and other honorary sponsors.
At this year’s exhibition, a special event was held, during which the Minister for the Environment, Mr. Socratis Famellos, and the President of the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece, Mr. Giorgos Patoulis, honored the best practices that have been implemented by the Organizations of Local Government for the application of Environmental Technologies and the adaptation to the circular economy.
During the exhibition, a number of visitors, including government representatives, representatives of local administration, journalists and executives of environmental organizations, visited the Network’s pavilion and they were informed of its identity, goals and actions, as well as of the identity of many members of the Network, through the material which was distributed in the exhibition stand.