4th South-East European Conference & Exhibition "Save the Planet" - Waste Management, Recycling, Environment

Start/Stop Date:
29–31 May 2013
Via Expo
Sofia, Inter Expo Center
Focus Areas:
Waste prevention, recycling/resource recovery, waste treatment technologies, waste-to-energy
Type of Event:

‘Save the Planet’ encourages the technology transfer to the South-East European market, which is in a major need of advanced equipment in the waste management, recycling and environment sectors.

It will provide participants with a quick market entry opportunity – they will meet face-to-face new partners and customers, searching for innovative products & services needed to achieve their waste minimization and recycling goals.

2013 Overview

  • Austrian Pavilion – the Austrian environmental know-how will be showcased for the 4th year in a row at an enlarged exhibition area
  • Hungarian National Participation, organized by the Hungarian Investment and Trade Agency
  • Exhibitor Profile: Waste Treatment; Waste Collection; Landfill Management & Operations; Composting; Transport Vehicles; Waste-to-Energy; Recycling Equipment and Technologies; Street Cleaning, Maintenance and Winter Road Services; Environmental Monitoring and Environment Protection Equipment
  • Visitor & Attendee Profile: State administration and Municipality representatives, Investors, Finance experts, Landfill / Waste operators, Industry executives from the sectors: Waste Management, Recycling, Ecology, Construction and related industry branches; Environmental organizations
  • Keynote speakers from the European Commission - DG Environment, European Federation of Waste Management and Environmental Services, Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and Sustainable Resource Management, Confederation of European Waste-to-Energy Plants, Association for Waste Treatment and Recycling Technology within VDMA, etc.
  • Sessions: Waste Administration, Waste-to-energy, Composting, Waste Minimization strategies, etc.

Testimonials 2012

'Our exhibitors from the Austrian Pavilion were all in all very satisfied with the show! ‘Save the Planet’ and EE & RE are - no doubt - the most important platforms for the fields of  environment technology and renewable energy for the whole region, not only Bulgaria.’Ivo Duerr, International Trade Show Agency, Vienna, Organizer of the Austrian Pavilion

‘There were high quality presentations, excellent exhibitions and interesting discussions from a wide range of people from organizations around the world.’ Dr. Chindarat Taylor, Resource Efficiency Pathway, UK

Post Event Report 2012

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