2007 Events

Meetings of the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative

International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment CILCA 2007, Brazil, 26 – 28 February 2007** Following session is co-organized by the Life Cycle Initiative:

  • 28 February (morning), Special Symposium UNEP-SETAC Life Cycle Initiative on Life Cycle Management and Presentation of Brazilian Awarded Life Cycle projects (Click here to see the detail of this programme.)

UNEP/SETAC Meeting of the Focus Work Area on Social Issues , (Per invitation only. If you might be interested contact please sc@unep.fr), Sevilla – Spain, 5 March, 2007

WBCSD – UNEP/SETAC First Roundtable Meeting on Life Cycle Management, (Per invitation only. If you might be interested contact please sc@unep.fr), Geneva – Switzerland, 12 March, 2007

SETAC Europe 17th Annual Meeting, Porto, Portugal, 20-24 May 2007. With the following side events directly organised by the Life Cycle Initiative:

  • 20 May (Sunday), 15:00 – 18:00 Business Room 3 – Closed Meeting of the Life Cycle Impact Assessment Program of the Life Cycle Initiative (Invitation-only meeting). Contact Person: Olivier Jolliet (University of Michigan)
  • 22 May (Tuesday), 07:30 – 09:00 Business Breakfast Meeting of the Life Cycle Impact Assessment Working Group on Comparative Assessment of Chemicals. The exact venue will be indicated 1 week before the meeting. Contact Person: Olivier Jolliet (University of Michigan)
  • 22 May (Tuesday), 14:30 – 16:30 Room: Ribera – Life Cycle Impact Assessment Working Group Meeting. Contact Person: Olivier Jolliet (University of Michigan)
  • 22 May (Tuesday), 14:30 – 16:30 Room: Joao (Tuesday)- Information Meeting on the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative – Finalization of Phase 1. Contact Person: Guido Sonnemann (UNEP DTIE)
  • 22 May (Tuesday), 16:30 – 18:30 Room: Joao – Information Meeting on the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative – Start up of Phase 2. Contact Person: Guido Sonnemann (UNEP DTIE)
  • 23 May (Wednesday), 08:00 – 09:30 Business Room 1 – UNEP/SETAC Consultation meting (Invitation-only meeting)
  • 23 May (Wednesday), 10:00 – 14:30 Business Room 1 – WBCSD-UNEP/SETAC core group meeting on the LCM Industrial Roundtable (Invitation-only meeting). Contact persons: Guido Sonnemann (UNEP DTIE) and Brigitte Monsou (WBCSD)
  • 24 May (Thursday), 9:00 – 17:00 Room: Joao – Meeting of the International Life Cycle Panel the board of the Life Cycle Initiative (Invitation-only meeting). Contact Person: Guido Sonnemann (UNEP DTIE)
  • 24 May (Thursday), 9:00 – 12:00 Room: Ribera – Life Cycle Inventory Program: Workshop on the UNEP/SETAC database registry. Chair: Christian Bauer (Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe)

3rd International Expert Meeting on Sustainable Consumption and Production Stockholm, Sweden, 26 – 29 June 2007

Events of the Life Cycle Initiative organized in conjunction with the LCM 2007 Conference, Zürich, 27 – 29 August 2007**

    • 26 August (Sun), 16:00 – 18:00 – Training Workshop on the “Development of a Country’s Life Cycle Inventory and on Life Cycle cases from non OECD countries “, back-to-back to the LCM 2007 Conference, ETH Ramistrasse Main Building, 101, Room HGF 33-5, Zurich–Switzerland

Agenda

    • 27 August (Mon), 13:30 – 17:00 – Session on “Promoting Life Cycle Thinking” of the LCM 2007 Conference. Conference center at University of Zurich at Irchel, room 03-G85,Zurich – Switzerland
    • 28 August (Tue), 19:00 – 23:00 – Ceremony LCA Award (3 best projects from developing economies awarded, Dinner event, back-to-back to the LCM 2007 Conference, Zurich – Switzerland
    • 29 August (Wed), 17:00 – 19:00 – “UNEP Workshop on the 2nd phase of the Life Cycle Initiative”, as special session of the LCM 2007 Conference. Conference center at University of Zurich at Irchel, room 15-G-40, Zurich – Switzerland

Agenda

    • 30 August (Thu), 09:00 – 16:00 – WBCSD – UNEP/SETAC Sustainable Value Chain Initiative – Part I: Product Stewardship , back-to-back to the LCM 2007 Conference, Zurich – Switzerland, per-invitation-only meeting
    • 30 – 31 August, 09:00 – 17:30 – UNEP/SETAC Task Force on Social LCA, back-to-back to the LCM 2007 Conference, Zurich – Switzerland, if you are interested in joining this meeting please contact sc@unep.fr

Background Meeting of the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative Project on Social LCA, Montreal, 24-25 October 2007. If you are interested in joining this meeting please contact sc@unep.fr

SETAC Europe 14th LCA Case Studies Symposium, Göteborg, Sweden, 3-4 December 2007

ILCP meeting: in UNEP DTIE. Invitation only meeting, Paris, France, 6 December 2007

Related events and conferences

International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment CILCA 2007, Brazil, 26 – 28 February 2007** Americana 2007, Montreal, Canada, 20 – 22 March 2007

Sustainable Buildings Workshop Logistics, Cornwall, 27 – 29 March 2007

(Click for the detail and workshop agenda.) Annual Sustainable Building and Construction Initiative meeting 2007, Rabat – Morocco, 2 – 4 April 2007

The 7th Asia Pacific Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production, Hanoi, 25 – 27 April 2007

LCA in Foods, Gothenburg, Sweden, 25 – 26 April, 2007

2007 IEEE International Symposium on Electronics and the Environment, Orlando – Florida, 7 – 10 May, 2007

SETAC Europe 17th Annual Meeting, Porto, Portugal, 20-24 May 2007

SAICM Regional Meeting: Asia Pacific Region. For more information contact: UNEP Chemicals; tel: +41-22-917-8334; fax: +41-22-797-3460; e-mail: saicm@chemicals.unep.ch; Bangkok, Thailand, 21-23 May 2007

The 14th CIRP International Conference on Life Cycle Engineering, Tokyo, Japan, 11 – 13 June 2007** Symposium Eco-conception, Montpellier, 14 – 15 June, 2007(Click here for the detail)

4th ISIE (International Society for Industrial Ecology), Toronto, Canada, 17 – 20 June 2007

Green performance indicators across the chemical product lifecycle, The Kings Manor, York, UK, 28 June 2007

3rd International Conference on Life Cycle Management, University of Zürich at Irchel, Zürich, 27 – 29 August 2007

World Congress on Recovery of Materials and Energy for Resource Efficiency R’07, Davos, Switzerland, 3 – 5 September 2007

The 12th Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle Conference (DFMLC), Las Vegas, Nevada, 4 – 7 September, 2007

Governance and Life Cycle Analysis:Opportunities for going beyond ISO-LCA , Brussels, Belgium, 27-28 September, 2007

International Life Cycle Assessment & Management 2007, Portland. Oregon, 1 – 5 October, 2007

Cycle 2007: 3rd Canadian Forum on the Life Cycle Management of Products and Services – Towards a Life Cycle Economy, Montreal, Canada, 22-23 October 2007

Telecoms and the Environment, London, UK, 23-24 October 2007

SETAC North America 28th Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, 11 – 15 November 2007

SETAC Europe 14th LCA Case Studies Symposium, Göteborg, Sweden, 3 – 4 December 2007