News: David Parker to speak at SI2016 ‘Circular Economy Innovation & Design'
SI2016 is the 21st annual conference in the Sustainable Innovation series and has attracted over 2500 delegates from 50 countries. David Parker will be speaking about the role of remanufacturing in the Circular Economy.
Tuesday, 23rd August 2016
Sustainable Innovation 2016 is part of the 'Towards Sustainable Product Design' series of conferences. It will provide a unique platform to discuss the opportunities and challenges related to Circular Economy Innovation & Design related to products, services, technologies and new business models, and will act as an innovative space for learning, networking & thinking.
SI2016 will include leading-edge presentations on Circular Economy Innovation & Design focused on five themes:
- Market transformation
- Business models
- Development & design
- Tools & techniques
- Case studies.
As well as our own David Parker, who will be speaking on the contribution that remanufacturing makes to the Circular Economy, speakers have been confirmed from:
- Imperial College
- Tata Steel Europe
- Sustainable Innovation Lab
- HP Inc
- Textile Futures Research Centre
- Marine Conservation Society
- Riz Boardshorts Ltd
- MCB Seafoods Ltd
- Coop ARC
...and many many more...
The event will take place on 7-8 November 2016 at the University for the Creative Arts, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 5BE.
For more information, contact Ros Carruthers, EWA Coordinator, at the Centre for Sustainable Design, or download the registration form via the 'External Link' to the event programme.
Or talk to David about remanufacturing and the Circular Economy.