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Resourceful Conference 

 

Held in association with LCRN and the Circular Economy Club, this conference focuses on all aspects of resource flows, sharing and reuse, including the key participants in the circular economy sector and the development of the necessary resource efficiency infrastructure to expand the volumes and take-up by society.  This conference is designed to be of real value to resource and sustainability managers within industry, commerce, the public sector and the community.

The programme for the 2019 event is currently under development.  The outline involves:

Chair:     Julie Hill, Chair, WRAP

10.30 Keynote: Sandy Martin, Shadow MInister for Waste & Recycling, to confirm

10.45  Julie Hill, Chair, WRAP in discussion with Sandy Martin, Shadow MInister for Waste & Recycling and Q&A  

11.15 BREAK

11.30  Keynote: State of the UK Circular Economy Nation – Julie Hill, Chair, WRAP.

11.45  Keynote: Circular Economy Club –  Dr David Greenfield, London Organiser, Circular Economy Club.

12.00  Panel

Chair: Julie Hill, Chair, WRAP

Dr David Greenfield, London Organiser, Circular Economy Club

David Warren, Head of Circular Economy Economic Policy, Welsh Government

Prof Edward Kosior, CEO, Nextek Ltd

13.00 LUNCH & EXHIBITION

Chair:  

14.00  Dr Fiona Charnley, Senior Lecturer in circular innovation at the Cranfield Centre for Competitive Creative Design

14.15  The Clean Conscience Story – Gwen Powell, CEO Clean Conscience

14.30 The Watson & Wolfe Story – Helen Farr-Leander, CEO, Watson & Wolfe

14.45 The Furniture Recycling Group Story – Nick Oettinger, Managing Director, TFR Group

15.00  Panel Q&A:

Dr Fiona Charnley, Senior Lecturer in circular innovation at the Cranfield Centre for Competitive Creative Design

Gwen Powell, CEO Clean Conscience

Helen Farr-Leander, CEO, Watson & Wolfe

Nick Oettinger, Managing Director, TFR Group

15.30 BREAK

15.45 

Keynote: 

16.00 Company presentations

 

Panel:

Jamie Butterworth, Partner, Circularity Capital (Chair) 

Mervyn Jones, Sustainable Global Resources

Jim Harvey, Circular Economy Lead, Opportunity Peterborough

Emma Burlow, Head of Circular Economy, Resource Futures

17.00  Close

 

 

The programme for 2018 was:

Chair:     Julie Hill, Chair, WRAP

10.30am Keynote: State of the UK Circular Economy Nation – Julie Hill, Chair, WRAP.  Presentation is HERE

10.45am Keynote: BS8001 – David Fatscher, Head of Market Development, BSI.  Presentation is HERE

11.00am Keynote: Circular Economy Club –  David Greenfield, London Organiser, Circular Economy Club.  Presentation is HERE

11.15am BREAK

11.30am  Panel:

Chair: Julie Hill, Chair, WRAP

David Fatscher, Head of Market Development, BSI

David Greenfield, London Organiser, Circular Economy Club

Nick Cliffe, Innovation Lead, Innovate UK

11.50am  Changing the Design/ Business Model to effect Circularity

Case studies:

Wienerberger UK – Stephanie Palmer, Sustainability Manager.  Presentation is HERE

Blume Labs – Gerry Conlon, CEO.  Presentation is HERE

Jointechnix – Cedric Vanhoeck, Founder.  Presentation is HERE

Panel:

Jamie Butterworth, Partner, Circularity Capital (Chair)

Peter Calliafas, Adviser, Accelerating Growth Fund (WRAP)

Rob Maslin, Director, We All Design

Katie Thomas, Circular Economy Project Officer, Opportunity Peterborough

Natalia Agathou, Business Advice Manager, Advance London

 

12.45pm LUNCH & EXHIBITION

Chair:  Ken Webster, Head of Innovation, Ellen Macarthur Foundation

2.15pm  Changing the Product Flows/ Remanufacturing to effect Circularity

Company Shop –  Elin de Zoete, External Relations.  Presentation is HERE

Circular Computing – Steve Haskew, Commercial Manager.  Presentation is HERE

MDF Recovery – Rob Elias, Director of the BioComposites Centre at Bangor University.  Presentation is HERE

Fiberight – Dhivya Puri, Senior Technical Lead, R&D.  Presentation is HERE

ReusefulUK – Nikki DiGiovanni, CEO.  Presentation is HERE

Rype Office – Greg Lavery, Managing Director.  Presentation is HERE

Act & Sorb – Kenny Vanreppelen, Managing Director.  Presentation is HERE

RAISE Global Services – Tom VanZeeland, President & CTO.  His presentation is HERE and HERE

Panel:

Jamie Butterworth, Partner, Circularity Capital (Chair)

Peter Calliafas, Adviser, Accelerating Growth Fund (WRAP) and

Rob Maslin, Director, We All Design

Katie Thomas, Circular Economy Project Officer, Opportunity Peterborough

Natalia Agathou, Business Advice Manager, Advance London

 

3.30pm BREAK

3.45pm Getting the Circular Economy to happen

Keynote: The new solutions that exist and those that need to be found –  Ken Webster, Head of Innovation, Ellen Macarthur Foundation.  Presentation is not available.

4.00pm Panel:

Philippa Roberts, Head of Circular Economy, Low & Behold

Natasha Epstein, Contracts Manager, South London Waste Partnership

Rosi Fieldson, Sustainability Manager, Simons Design

Richard Boyd, Consultant, Arup

4.45pm  Close