Nature-based Solutions: From Innovation to Common-use

Tuesday, 24. October 2017 to Thursday, 26. October 2017
Tallinn, Estonia

The conference “Nature-based Solutions: From Innovation to Common-use” addressing to nature-based societal functions between science, business, society and politicians planned as a flagship conference under the Estonian presidency of the EU Council and will be taking place on 24-26 October 2017 in Tallinn, Estonia.

The conference will be organized by the Estonian Ministry of the Environment and Tallinn University.

The Presidency Conference will provide a platform to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields:

  • Blue-green infrastructure in smart cities
  • Nature inspired material science
  • Integrated water treatment through natural systems
  • Ecosystem protection & ICT
  • Ecological restoration through eco-innovation

Additional information on policy framework:
The EU Research and Innovation policy agenda on Nature-Based Solutions and Re-Naturing Cities