Live the 100% digital Pollutec experience, the not-to-be-missed meeting for environmental players.
Through conferences, workshops, business meetings and solutions to environmental issues, Pollutec Online offers you the opportunity to inform yourself, train yourself and connect with a large network of professionals to develop your business.

5 reasons to participate

Find all the players of the environmental market on the same platform: industrialists, institutions and communities.


Thanks to Pollutec Online, you will be able to:

• Present your new products, your innovations, your expertise to the market

• Communicate to your target market without traveling

• Make visitors want to come and meet you at the next physical edition of the show

• Source solutions adapted to your needs

• Generate new contacts and develop your business

A triple play offer

        A programme of conferences to:
        • Learn, share and debate
        • Conduct market intelligence
        • Catch-up with environmental news
        • Identify innovative solutions
         meeting your needs
        • Innovate
        • Benefit from expert advice

        A marketplace of solutions to:
        • Present your products
        • Promote your business
        • Highlight your innovations
        • Strengthen your visibility with
        different players in the sector
        • Generate qualified contacts interested
        in your solutions

         Business meetings to:
        • Meet your future clients
        • Develop your business
        • Expand your network
        • Accelerate your ecological transition
        • Invest in promising projects


The programme

This is a provisional program, which will be supplemented by solutions workshops.




Inauguration of Pollutec Online : 9:30


Citizen's convention on climate and economic recovery plans

10:00 - 10:45: Presentation of the Citizen's Convention on Climate and the Ecological Defense Council

  • How will the proposals be put in place?
  • Highlighting main propositions
  • Energy renovation of buildings
  • Control of energy consumption
  • Fight against the artificialization of soils

11:00 - 11:45: For a social, green and local economic recovery

  • Understand what budgets are allocated to each sector
  • What growth and employment objectives through green recovery?
  • Parallels between the French recovery plans and the European Green Deal


Circulary Economy

12:00 - 13:00: Anti-waste law for a circular economy: progress report and first applications

  • Main guidelines and first implementing decrees
  • Role of regions in regional law enforcement
  • What budget for the circular economy in the recovery plans and what components do they target?
  • Feedback on the new extended producer responsibility (EPR) - what first applications?
  • Highlighting innovative circular economy projects



14:00 – 14:10: Main innovation trends, chapter 1/4


Sea And  Coastline

14:15 – 15:00: Plastic pollution: what solutions?

  • Understanding the extent of plastic pollution in seas and oceans
  • Can we still clean up the oceans?
  • What innovative solutions to limit plastic discharges into marine environments?
15:15 – 16:00: Protection the shores and reducing coastal erosion 
  • Overviewing coastal erosion situation from the Mediterranean to the Atlantic coast
  • Comparing both regions
  • How to combine growing attractiveness of coastal areas and the retreat of the coastline?
  • Spatial reconstruction of coastal territories - what application and what feasibility?


Pitches from the 10 nominees of the Pollutec Innovation Awards: 16:15 - 17:15







9:45 – 9:55: Main innovation trends, chapter 2/4



10:00 – 10:45: Biowaste in urban areas

  • Generalization of household bio-waste sorting at the source by 2023 Learning from European experiences on the collection and composting of bio-waste in cities
  • What positive externalities for the city?

11:00 – 11:45: Construction waste - where are we?

  • What impact do new EPRs have on construction waste?
  • How can stakeholders take advantage of the budgets allocated by the recovery plan to accelerate the recycling of construction waste?
  • What strategies and technologies exist to apply the new regulations?


Pollutec Innovation Awards

12h – 12h30 : Presentation of the Laureates and awards ceremony


Biodiversity & natural habitats

14:00 – 14:25: State of Biodiversity and natural habitats in 2020

14:30 – 15:15: Taking biodiversity into account in the business model of companies

  • What levers of action to put biodiversity at the heart of the economic development of companies
  • What possibilities for SMEs, very small businesses?
  • Testimonials and presentation of results



15:30 – 16:15: What post COVID export strategies?

  • How to rethink your supply chains?
  • How to become more resilient?
  • What strategies to boost your exports?

16:30 – 17:15: Presentation of the featured country - Tunisia

  • Protect and better manage water resources
  • Provide local solutions to waste treatment
  • The need to support the strong development of three key sectors







10:00 – 10:10: Main innovation trends, chapter 3/4



10:15 - 11:45: Energies for the industry – Auvergne Rhône Alpes Entreprises

  • Taking energy issues into account represents a real growth lever for companies. Real opportunities exist for manufacturers, not just in terms of energy saving, but more broadly through the implementation of a real energy transition process.
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Entreprises is offering you, in conjunction with the Regional Council and its partners, a conference dedicated to supporting industrial companies in their approach to energy transition and improving their competitiveness.



12:00 - 13:15 :Interactive escape game on global warming scenarios



14:00 – 14:25: Drought and conflicts over water use in 2020

14:30 – 15:15: Reuse of treated wastewater

  • Update on the new European regulation for the reuse of wastewater
  • Examples of water reuse in several cities and communities - what investments and networks should be put in place?
  • What public funds and aid for your investments?


Sustainable cities and territories

15:30 – 16:15: Soil artificialization

  • What strategies are integrated by companies to achieve the objective of 0 net artificialization?
  • Recovery plan and investment for the conversion of wastelands and the decontamination of industrial sites
  • The need for a more systemic measure of the impact of artificialization and compensation over time

16:30 – 17:15: Urban Mines

  • What solutions exist to transform our cities, by increasing the flexibility and the capacity of our buildings to be reutilized?
  • Constructing eco-designed buildings to facilitate selective deconstruction
  • Development of urban mines and quarries in France and Europe







10:00 – 10:10: Main innovation trends, chapter 4/4



10:15 - 11:00: What job for tomorrow?

  • New ministerial policies for the development of skills in the environmental sectors
  • Green economic upturn - what place for jobs in the environment?
  • What jobs are losing in attractiveness and how to solve it?
  • What skills and training for the jobs of the future.



11:10 - 12:25: Interactive escape game on global warming scenarios


Sustainable mobility

14:00 – 14:45: Public transport and peri-urbanization

  • How to decongest the entrances to cities?
  • What solutions to increase city / countryside links?
  • What place for demobility?

15:00 - 15:45: Sustainable logistics within cities

  • What solutions for waste collection in the new Low Emission Zones?
  • IoT and AI: Optimizing travel in cities to limit emissions
  • What integration of hydrogen for commercial vehicles in cities


First speakers confirmed

Sandrine Bélier


Humanity and Biodiversity

Gilles Boeuf

President, Scientific Council

French Agency for Biodiversity

Nathalie Boyer

Ambassador of the Circular Economy

General Delegate, ORÉE

Emmanuel Delannoy

Founding partner


Maud Lelievre

General Delegate


Arnaud Leroy



Business meetings

Pollutec has always facilitated meetings between professionals of the environmental sectors and public and private project owners. Take part in the Green days organized by our partner the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region Chamber of Commerce and Industry, member of the Enterprise Europe Network. Already more than 200 registrants from 35 different countries!

• Register before the 13th of November.

• Discover profiles and make appointments with environment and energy professionals.

• Access to your meeting schedule and the links to connect with your contacts (webcams and sound).

Marketplace of solutions

The marketplace of solutions will be put online on the 1st of Decembre 2020. In the meantime, you can visit the list of exhibitors who are expected to the next physical edition of the show!

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