Our focus for the Vienna edition was on the topic of the Circular Economy. Julia previously covered climate policy for E&E News in Washington, DC, and has conducted reporting projects in Haiti, India, Israel, Germany and beyond. She is the co-founder of Global Optimism, co-host of the podcast âOutrage & Optimismâ and is the co-author of the recently published book, âThe Future We Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis.â
He originally comes from Hamburg and lived and worked in Munich for several years. Sweta Chakraborty is a risk and behavioral scientist. Her designer collaborations include collections and 4 best selling capsule collections. Join the voices that will discuss the latest recycling technology, materials recovery solutions, green electronics, sustainable materials, non-toxic substitutes, and end-of-life strategies, as well as regulatory and business models to help reduce the environmental impact of all forms of consumer and industrial E-Waste. Jennifer Lenhart "Challenges are hidden opportunities." Nick graduated from the University of St Andrews, Scotland, with a Bachelor of Science.
She is a freshman at the George Washington University studying international affairs and has been a key organizer in the global youth climate strikes. A recent survey by The Economist ranked Professor Sachs as among the worldâs three most influential living economists of the past decade.During her MSc at Chalmers University in Gothenburg in 2017, Isabella founded Mimbly, which innovates sustainable laundry products and has created the Mimbox, an add-on water recycling system for laundry machines that recycles water, saves energy, and captures microplastics. Earth Day Week climate conference, April 20-25, 2020Earth Day Week 2020. A circular economy (often referred to simply as "circularity") is an economic system aimed at eliminating waste and the continual use of resources. The Anthropocene is inextricably linked to ideals of material affluence and production and distribution models in the globalized economy. Ibrahim Thiaw"More than half of the worldâs agricultural land is affected by degradation." Julia Pyper is a contributing editor at Greentech Media where she covers the global clean energy transition. Re-thinking Progress: The Circular Economy. "Â Johan RockstrÃ¶m"We live on a human-dominated planet, putting unprecedented pressure on the systems on Earth. Orsola is a regular keynote speaker and mentor, Associate Lecturer at UAL, as well as Central Saint Martins Visiting Fellow.Agata is living life through adventure, connecting with people around the world. Jeffrey is a world-renowned professor of economics, leader in sustainable development, senior UN advisor, bestselling author, and syndicated columnist whose monthly newspaper columns appear in more than 100 countries.
Christiana Figueres"We cannot ask others to do what we have not done ourselves." Environment and the U.N. Rather than focusing on Houdini's outstanding track record in sustainable development, Eva emphasizes the journey ahead and the untapped opportunities and abundant value in designing attractive and regenerative lifestyle solutions.Khadija is the co-founder of Zero Hour DC, a youth-led, intersectional environmental organization. We used the opportunity to go beyond … He is the current appointed expert for setting environmental targets for sea and coastal regions in Sweden and for the coalition group for climate-neutral Swedish industry by 2045.Native internet geek, Engineer, Product Manager, Entrepreneur, Intrapreneur. She holds talks about slow fashion and upcycling to create discussions, awareness and inspire more people to be a part of the change.Fashion RevolutionOrsola de Castro is an internationally recognised opinion leader in sustainable fashion.
Ibrahim Thiaw"Challenges are hidden opportunities." Please make sure the form is completed and try again. Christiana Figueres"We cannot ask others to do what we have not done ourselves." Such a transition is not only the only feasible pathway for the upcoming 9+ billion people on this planet, but moreover is the smartest way forward that will lead to economic growth, widespread ecological benefits as well as to improvements in social well-being and inclusion. At the virtual InnoDays Vienna, 120+ participants and 40+ experts came together to create new products and business model using plastic resources. Then it is achievable.
There's a world of opportunity to rethink and redesign the way we make stuff. This course looks at where important materials in products we use every day come from and how these materials can be used more efficiently, longer, and in closed loops. She is recognized as an expert communicator who helps household decision-makers better understand existing and emerging risks to be better prepared to thrive on a rapidly changing planet. Given the COVID-19 pandemic, we ran the Vienna edition fully online. The Watch and discuss the broadcast.
April 21: Circular economy and consumption In the developed world, consumption-based emissions make up a huge part of the total footprint. They recently submitted another film titled, âIn the Shadow of the Capitolâ, about the impact of environmental racism. Christian has 20 years of experience with all aspects of sustainability and CR having worked with human rights, anti-bribery practices and worksite health.
"2020 must be a Super Year for climate action.