RAEE-THINK: final conference of the LIFE WEEE European project

Rethinking Behaviours and Policies in Order to Become Active Players in the Green Revolution

RAEE-THINK, Conferenza finale del Progetto LIFE WEEE in Toscana

Streaming live from the auditorium of the Florence Chamber of Commerce in Italian with simultaneous translation in English

The full video in Italian is available on Ricicla TV

The presentations of the speakers are published in the attachments of this page, only in Italian



09:00 Institutional greetings

Cllr. Monia Monni, Councillor for the Environment, circular economy, soil conservation, public works and civil protection, Tuscany Region

Dr. Giuseppe Salvini, Secretary General of the Florence Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Simone Gheri, Director of ANCI Tuscany


Tools to help municipalities to rethink environmental policies

09:20 CDC WEEE Initiatives to Support Public Administrations and Businesses

Dr. Fabrizio Longoni, CDC WEEE - WEEE Coordination Centre

09:40 Recovery Plan: Reforms and Investments for Municipal Authorities to Facilitate Ecological Transition and Protection of the Local Area

Dr. Leonardo Borsacchi, ARCO-PIN University of Florence

10:00 New Technologies and Coordination Between Control Bodies to Combat Environmental Offences

Com. Federico Romani, Commander of the Municipal Police of Lamporecchio and Larciano


Information and facilitation for businesses as keys to active involvement

10:20 Drivers and Obstacles for WEEE Management Following Circular Economy Principles

Dr. Natalia Gusmerotti, Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies

10:40 Digital Technology to Support Companies with Simplified WEEE Management: The CircolaRAEE Software, Use Cases and Best Practices

Dr. Manuela Medoro, Ecocerved

11:10 Coffee break


A comparison between the citizens of today and those of tomorrow

11:30 WEEE, Treasures to Be Salvaged: An Updated Overview of the Level of Environmental Awareness Among the Public in Tuscany

Dr. Pietro Vento, Demopolis Institute

11:50 Playground @ School: Integrated Design and Play as Tools for Environmental Awareness

Barbara Codacci Ph.D., Tuscany Region

12:10 Second Life: Repair, Recycling and Reuse. Children and the Life Cycle of Electronic Devices

Dr. Maria Giulia Nassi, FabLab Florence


The role of European projects in the green transition

12:30 The LIFE WEEE project: Information and Communication, the Key Elements for Raising Environmental Awareness

Engr. Rosa Schina, ANCI Tuscany

12:50 The RePLAY Project: Urban mining and Circular Economy

Dr. Milena Bigatto, HIT - Trentino Innovation Hub

Dr. Gianluca Lopez, MUSE - Science Museum

Dr. Adolfo Villafiorita, Shair.Tech Srl

13:10 Interreg Europe's SMART WASTE Project: Supporting Innovation in Waste Management

Dr. Massimiliano Di Mattia, ARRR - Regional Resources Recover Agency S.p.A

13:30 Closing remarks