Shifting Economy Week – Edition 2023


With an unprecedented success in 2022, counting on the participation of over 1500 participants, the Shifting Economy Week returns in 2023, scheduled to take place between 17 and 23 November.

Similar to the previous edition, the week will gather various stakeholders from Brussels region engaged in fostering the development of an economy capable of tackling the current environmental and social challenges.

New format, new activities expected for this third edition of the Shifting Economy Week. The event will span over five days:

  • 17/11: Entrepreneurship day – in partnership with UCM, UNIWO and BECI
  • 20/11: Retail and sustainable alimentation
  • 21/11: Circular economy
  • 22/11: Social and democratic entrepreneurship
  • 23/11: Closing

RHINOCEROS participation at Shifting Economy 2023

During the third day, dedicated to Circular economy, our project partner Watt4Ever (W4E) will organise an open-doors event providing participants with the possibility to pay a visit to their premises. The visit will be followed by a detailed presentation of the RHINOCEROS project, where W4E are conducting the EoL batteries characterisation analysis, co-planning processes for automated LIBs sorting and dismantling, and supporting the broad sustainability assessment.

Learn more about their activity within the RHINOCEROS project in the following article: Acceptance criteria and guidelines for 2nd life prone LiBs – Rhinoceros project (

More information about the Shifting Economy event