2008 Events

Meetings of UNEP / SETAc Life Cycle initiative

Meeting of the Project Group on Social Life Cycle Management, UNEP DTIE, Paris, France, 25 – 26 February, 2008

5th Meeting of the Project Group on the WBCSD – UNEP/SETAC Sustainable Value Chain Initiative, Montreux – Switzerland, 13 March, 2008

1st Meeting of the Capability Development Work Area, UNEP DTIE, Paris, France, 23 April, 2008

6th Meeting of the Project Group on the WBCSD – UNEP/SETAC Sustainable Value Chain Initiative, UNEP DTIE, Paris, France, 25 April, 2008

1st Meeting of Project Group on Assessment of Water us within LCA, back to back to the SETAC Europe 18th Annual Meeting, Room Sienkiewicz, Warsaw, Poland, 25 May, 2008. If you are interested in it, please send an e-mail to sc@unep.fr

Meetings of the Work Areas of the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative back to back to the SETAC Europe 18th Annual Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 27 May, 2008. If you would like to see a detailed agenda, please klick in here.

  • 16:00 – 17:30 – Capability development activities, update on new projects, partnerships and ways to participate as project member – Room Rudniew
  • 17:30 – 19:00 – Experiences from Implementing LCM: What Works and What Does not – Room Rudniew
  • 17:30 – 19:00 – Database registry and worldwide data availability – Room Puszkin

13th Meeting of the International Life Cycle Panel back to back to the SETAC Europe 18th Annual Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 29 May, 2008. Per invitation only.

10th Meeting of the Project Group on Social Life Cycle Management, Oeko-Institut, Freiburg, Germany, 2 – 5 June, 2008

1st Meeting of Project Group on Land Use, back to back to the 35th LCA Forum on Assessment of Water Use within LCA, Zurich, Switzerland, 4 June, 2008. If you are interested in it, please send an e-mail to sc@unep.fr

Life Cycle Management in Business – What work and what does not: Carbon Footprint and other approaches, as part of the COPENMIND Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2 September

11th Meeting of the Project Group on Social Life Cycle Management, UNIDO, Vienna, Austria, 25 – 26 September 2008.

Knowledge Cafe: Towards the reduction of impacts along the life cycle of goods and services, Barcelona, Spain, 7 October 2008. As part of the IUCN World Conservation Forum

14th Meeting of the International Life Cycle Panel back to back to the EcoBalance Conference, Tokyo, Japan, 9 December, 2008. Per invitation only.

Related events and conferences

Workshop of the European Commission’s TAIEX programme on the Sustainable Use of Mineral Resources, Brussels, 14 – 15 February, 2008*

6th Workshop on LCA for APEC Members Economies, Tokyo, Japan, 6 – 7 March, 2008*

2nd OECD Workshop on Sustainable Materials Management (SMM), Tel-Aviv, Israel, 7 – 9 April, 2008*

2nd International Seminar on Society and Materials, Nantes, France, 24 – 25 April, 2008

OECD-UNEP Conference on Resource Efficiency, Paris, France, 23-25 April, 2008*

SETAC Europe 18th Annual Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 25 – 29 May, 2008*

35th Discussion Forum. Assessment of Water Use within LCA, Zurich, Switzerland, 5 June, 2008*

Conference on Advances in Product Development and Reliability including Product Life Cycle Management, Chengdu, China, 4 – 6, August 2008 5th SETAC World Congress, Sydney, Australia, 3 – 7 August, 2008*

Electronics Goes Green, Berlin, Germany, 8 – 10 September, 2008

4to Foro de Gestion de Ciclo de Vida en la Industria del Petroleo en Latinoamerica, Mexico, 10 – 12 September, 2008*

MuSA Workshop on Integration of LCA and ERA for Contaminated Site Management , Amsterdam, Netherlands, 22 -23 September, 2008*

Expert C onsultation on Eco-profiles and Environmental Product Declarations for Plastic Materials , Brussels, Belgium, 23 -24 September, 2008*

The International Life Cycle Assessment & Management 2008 Conference, Seattle, USA, 30 September – 2 October, 2008

The IUCN World Conservation Forum, Barcelona, Spain, 5 – 14 October, 2008*

1st China Life Cycle Management Conference, Chengdu, China, 19 – 21, October 2008

I Brazilian Life Cycle Management Conference, Curitiba, Brazil, 29 – 31 October, 2008*

6th International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment in the Agri-Food Sector, Zurich, 12 – 14 November, 2008

SETAC North America 29th Annual Meeting , Tampa, Florida, USA, 16 – 20 November, 2008*

35th LCA Forum: Life Cycle Assessment of second-generation biofuels , EMPA Dübendorf, Switzerland, 17 November, 2008

The Eight International Conference on EcoBalance, Tokyo, Japan, 10 – 12 December, 2008*