Webinar series

In the lead-up to the ICLEI World Congress 2018, a series of webinars will kick off the conversation on key urban sustainability topics, which will be further explored and discussed in Montréal this June. The planned themes of the monthly webinars can be found below.

Our next webinar “The circular economy in cities and regions” will take place on Wednesday, 21st of February, from 2:30 to 3:30pm CET.

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UPCOMING WEBINAR: The circular economy in cities and regions – 21st of February 2018 

Our first webinar will investigate the role cities and regions can play in achieving the circular economy at the local level. It will showcase a diverse set of initiatives from our members and introduce key circular economy principles and levers. 

When? Wednesday, 21st of February, from 2:30 to 3:30pm CET. Sign up here.

Contributors to this webinar include:

  • Taking the circular economy to the city level – Roman Mendle, Smart Cities Program Manager at ICLEI World Secretariat.
  • Building synergies for a circular economy in Montreal Josée Chiasson, Director of the Economic Development Branch at the City of Montreal.
  • Closing the loop through circular consumption and procurement in Oslo Siri K. Bellika, Partnership on Circular Economy in the Urban Agenda for the EU and special consultant at Agency of waste management at the City of Oslo.
  • Co-creating circularity in Ghent: A commons-based approach  Jorn Verbeeck, Director Environment and Climate Agency, Department Sustainable Urban Development and Entrepreneurship at the City of Ghent.
  • The circular transition in the Americas Kevin de Cuba, Director of the Circular Economy Platform of the Americas and Senior Fellow at the Worldwatch Institute. 
  • Material flow analysis for more circular cities  Annerieke Douma, Director Program and Business Development at Circle Economy.