16-22 MARCH

Schedule changes as response to COVID-19 

As the health and safety of partners, attendees, event hosts and staff is of utmost importance to the us and hosts, the program of Circular City Week is undertaking a range of changes. Out of an abundance of caution, many activities have been cancelled, postponed or transitioned into online sessions.


We will consistently keep the event calendar updated, and all activities is subjected to the progression of COVID-19 and authorities recommendations and guidelines. 

Obviously we are sad that this year Circular City Week New York is not going to progress as planned, but nothing tops the health and safety of our attendees. But we are happy that making Circular City Week primarily a virtual festival, we are still able to advance the debate under the current circumstances. Driving awareness about the immense economic, environmental and social potential of adopting circular practices across industries is as relevant as ever.


For questions related to Circular City Week and COVID-19 please do not hesitate to contact us. 

What is Circular City Week?

The first and biggest circular economy festival in the US

Circular City Week is an open collaborative festival for circular economy related events. Circular City Week took place in New York for the first time in March 2019, and will be back in New York 16-22 March 2020. Activities during Circular City Week will emphasize how circular practices such as reuse, recycling, and upcycling are transforming urban industries and the city as a whole. 

Inspiring and free events

During this one week events and activities, hosted by an array of local and global stakeholders, take place over all New York City. In 2019, 29 exciting events was part of Circular City Week. More than 80 speakers shared their knowledge with participants.

Collaborative and open

In 2019, 2185 people participated in Circular City Week New York. Circular City Week was made possible by the active involvement of 64 organization, all decided to drive forward change and bring attention to best practices and innovative initiatives.

Circular City Week is brought to you by

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Pioneer Partners

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Urban Future Lab

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Brooklyn, NY-11201

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