Invitation to Nordic Innovations in Circular Economy – Delegation to Singapore (20-24 November 2023)

Calling Nordic companies with green and sustainable solutions in Food & Packaging Waste Management and Waste Value Optimisation to join us in the Nordic delegation to Singapore from 20 – 24 November 2023.


The objective is to present Nordic companies and solutions to public and private key stakeholders and enable business connections in Singapore and across Asia, highlight Nordic green innovations and connect Nordic companies with potential business opportunities in this region.

This is jointly organised by Nordic Innovation House Singapore, Innovation Norway, the Embassy of Denmark in Singapore, the Embassy of Finland in Singapore, Business Sweden and Business Iceland, and supported by Nordic Innovation, Nopef (Nordic Project Fund) and Nordic Talks.

How to participate

Submit your participation interest by 20 October 2023:

Who can apply

This delegation is open to Nordic SMEs from Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Iceland who are seeking market expansion in Singapore, operate and provide solutions within these focus areas –

  • Food & Packaging Waste Management: seeking solutions for preventing and reducing food wastage at source, redistribution, recycling, food waste treatment, recovering energy and packaging redesign and material.
  • Waste Value Optimisation: seeking solutions for locally generated waste streams such as wood waste, construction waste, and e-waste.

Benefits for Nordic companies

By participating, you will:

  • Gain valuable insights into Singapore’s innovation ecosystem, business landscape and market opportunities
  • Pitch and showcase your Nordic solutions to key stakeholders, government agencies, and public and private organisations in Singapore.
  • Be invited to exclusive networking receptions and B2B business matchmaking events
  • Participate in tailor-made site visits and meetings

Financial support for participating companies through Nopef

For Nordic SMEs with less than 250 employees and innovations providing environmentally sustainable innovative solutions for Circular Economy, Nopef provides an opportunity to have 50% of the expenses (up to EUR 3000 in support) reimbursed from these delegations.

Nordic companies selected for the delegation will receive the Nopef application forms from the delegation organisers. It will take up to 3 weeks to process and the final decision is upon approval from Nopef. The submission deadline for the Nopef application is 25 September 2023.

Note: Nopef application forms will only be provided to companies who submit the participation interest form by 20 October.

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