SETAC Europe 25th Annual Conference – Barcelona, Spain • 4-7 May 2015

Screen Shot 2015-05-01 at 18.53.55The Life Cycle Initiative will be present and active the SETAC Europe 25th Annual Meeting. Follow our #SETACBarcelona tweets on Twitter and…

– join us at our booth!

  • Ask questions and give feedback to Flagship activity leaders, who will be on-site to invite you to contribute to our activities;
  • Discover our latest publication “Guidance on Organizational Life Cycle Assessment” and learn how your organization can contribute to the road testing of this milestone document;
  • Give your feedback on the Life Cycle Initiative website, through a survey that you will be able to fill in on-site or can find on this link
  • Check out our interactive LC maps – put yourself or your organization on the map!
  • Browse our latest publications and upload electronic versions to your USB keys.

– attend our presentations!

  • Land use impacts on biodiversity: Results from the consensus-building procedure sponsored by UNEP/SETAC’s Life Cycle Initiative’ on Tuesday May 5th, 2015 in Room 120/121.(8:15 am)
  • Global Principles and Practices for Hotspots Analysis’ on Wednesday May 6th, 2015 in Room 122/123 (8:15 am)
  • Participation in the open session on ‘International cooperation in LCA databases’ on Wednesday May 6th, 2015 in Room 114 (2:15 pm to 5:15 pm)

– participate in one additional Life Cycle Initiative session following SETAC Barcelona:

  • A stakeholder meeting has been organized as part of a multi-year global process to provide guidance on harmonized Life Cycle Impact Assessment (LCIA), back to back with the SETAC conference. The meeting will feature presentations on task force recommendations for Climate Change, Respiratory Organics, Land use, Water use, crosscutting issues, and guidance for Life Cycle based footprint indicators. The floor will then be open to provide feedback and discuss with the Task Force representatives. Please contact us (mailto: ojolliet@umich.edu) if a) you are interested and available to join the stakeholder meeting in-person on Thursday, May 7, 2015 or b) if you would be interested to join virtually via gotomeeting.
  • Meeting details: Thursday May 7th, 2015, 4:30-8:00pm at the Escola Superior de Comerç Internacional (ESCI) Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Passeig Pujades, 1, E-08003 Barcelona – (45 minutes from SETAC venue in downtown Barcelona).

For more information, visit the official website.