Delegation Visit to the Circular Economy Showcase in Guelph Canada

Guelph Canada | 24th until 27th of June 2024

The Dutch Consulate in Toronto invites Dutch companies to participate in a delegation visit to Canada and The Circular Economy Showcase 2024, which will be held in the City of Guelph, Ontario, from June 24 – 27th. This conference, organized by Canada Circular Hotspot in collaboration with the City of Guelph and Holland Circular Hotspot, offers a good opportunity for Dutch companies to (further) investigate the Canadian market, share targeted new business models and strategies and reduce costs by the implementation of innovative technology.




  • In collaboration with Holland Circular Hotspot, Biobased Creations and Wageningen University, there will be a focus on biobased materials during this event through an exhibition of various biobased materials and a workshop that delves deeper into the applications, successes and barriers surrounding biobased materials.
  • During the conference, Dr. Jacqueline Cramer will present her insights regarding the necessity of collaboration within circular processes and Freek van Eijk, Executive Director of Holland Circular Hotspot will highlight and promote Dutch innovation in the CE field.
  • The program offers the opportunity to attend networking meetings, in-depth discussions on regulation and market access and company visits. The consulate organizes a lunch/debriefing meeting with the Consul General and also can facilitate individual meetings with relevant Canadian parties in collaboration with Holland Circular Hotspot as well as Canada Circular hotspot.

Why Participate

  • Connect with developments, policymakers and innovators from across North America
  • Gain insight into the competitive circular economy that is rapidly developing in North America
  • Present your products, services and solutions to a targeted audience eager to stimulate sustainable business innovation
  • Networking with potential partners, customers and collaborators to explore new opportunities and collaborations
  • Position your company or organization as a leader in the transition to a sustainable and circular economy

Practical Information

Company contribution is 500 Euro.

Flight and accommodation at company’s expense.


Healthy Cities Conference

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