WEDNESDAY, 4th September

  • 08.00 am and all day
  • Registration of participants

09.00 - 10.00 am - PLENARY SESSION - KEYNOTE SPEECHES 

10.00 - 10.30 am - COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER SESSION

10.30 am - 12.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Complex Product Systems and Services - Design, Improvement and Innovation 

  • Classifying products to gain strategic environmental insights based on the product's life cycle characteristics
  • Eri Amasawa
  • Sustainability Stress Test as a tool for the reliable assessment of the use phase for complex and personalized products in the development phase
  • Carla Scagnetti
  • Using life cycle information in decision making for reaching and setting sustainability goals
  • Andreas Schiffleitner
  • Digitalization as enabler for holistic product stewardship – how the digital twin of a product brings LCA and Product Compliance to the engineers minds and desks
  • Harald Florin
  • Dynamic and localized LCA information supports the transition of complex systems to a more sustainable manner such as energy and transport systems
  • Florian Ansgar Jaeger

10.30 - 12.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Maintaining the Value of Resources - Transitions to Sustainability and Their Challenges

  • Biogas reforming with CCS and DACCS: Two promising options for Carbon Dioxide Removal from the atmosphere
  • Christian Bauer
  • Introducing dynamic in (bio)CCS, does it matter ?
  • Pierre Collet
  • Assessment of resource use in aircraft manufacturing: a case study of an Airbus A330-200 
  • Markus Berger
  • Assessment of Biodiversity in LCA
  • Peter Saling

10.30 - 12.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Towards Cradle to Cradle - Plastic Product Circularity

  • A New Hope: Plastic packaging waste as enabler for Climate Change Mitigation in a Circular Economy
  • Raoul Meys
  • Life cycle assessment of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyhexanoate) characterized by bio-based content and biodegradability
  • Tomoki Yamanishi
  • Approach to measure the circularity and environmental benefits of circular products made of plastics
  • Daniel Maga

10.30 - 12.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: LCM - Indicators, Communication and Dissemination

  • Improved communication of scale and severity of environmental impacts
  • Frida Royne
  • Key aspects in hotspots analysis of national environmental footprint - from application to the case of Japan -
  • Masaharu Motoshita
  • Report on the state of the Hungarian LCA
  • Renata Sandor
  • Research activities on LCA and LCM in Poland
  • Zenon Foltynowicz 

10.30 - 12.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: A Global Effort: Launching the 2019 S-LCA Guidelines

  • Update on the revision of the Guidelines for Social Life Cycle Assessment of products 
  • Marzia Traverso
  • Handbook for Product Social Impact Assessment 2018
  • Diana Indrane
  • Social Footprint of US industries: A first step towards Net Positive
  • Catherine Benoit Norris
  • The different directions of Social Life Cycle Impact Assessment
  • Sabrina Neugebauer
  • An input-output inventory model for application in the social life cycle assessment of the Portuguese pulp and paper sector
  • Daniele Costa

10.30 - 12.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Circular Economy and Design - Approaches, Challenges and Case Studies

  • Chemical Recycling: A Groundbreaking Technology towards a Sustainable Circular Economy
  • Christian Krüger
  • Circular Economy Initiative for Enel Suppliers Engagement
  • Massimo de Pieri
  • Making best use of limited resources – from the choice of resources to eco-efficient engineering
  • Harald Desing
  • Innovation Camp – A tool for Circular Economy product development
  • Hanna Nilsson-Lindén
  • Design methodology of multi-functional products integrating functional and environmental consequences on their life cycle
  • Naoki Yokokawa

10.30 - 12.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Life Cycle Approaches to Sustainable Regional Development

  • Life cycle assessment of the CDW management system implemented in Lombardy region (Italy) 
  • Lucia Rigamonti
  • Incorporating LCA-based methods for assessing and managing a bioeconomy region
  • Alberto Bezama
  • Results of a large-scale LCI data collection project on emerging economies: perspectives from a background database
  • Gregor Wernet
  • Development of a municipal solid waste management planning tool for local and regional administrations: methodological approach and preliminary application to Madrid City
  • Ioan-Robert Istrate
  • Engaging stakeholders in local and regional Life Cycle Management decision-making for urban planification
  • Naeem Adibi

12.00 - 01.30 pm - LUNCH

01.30 - 03.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Complex Product Systems and Services - Design, Improvement and Innovation 

  • An approach to handling uncertainties in LCA as decision making support for building design
  • Peter Ylmén
  • Ecodesign in Latin America: Kuali Nextiyotl (“good design” in Nahuatl)
  • Nydia Suppen
  • Knowledge Intensive Product and Service Innovation on Life Cycle Business Co-Evolution
  • Vesa Salminen
  • Peculiarities of early stages of product life cycle for science-intensive products (aircraft)
  • Svitlana Krivova

01.30 - 03.30 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Maintaining the Value of Resources - Transitions to Sustainability and Their Challenges

  • Environmental trade-off when using postconsumer wood in particleboards
  • Rodrigo Alvarenga
  • Characterising the construction waste in Chile in the context of circular economy: a first approach
  • Johannes Wunderlich
  • Resource efficiency assessment of digitized production networks within the manufacturing industry
  • Julia Fischer
  • Towards sustainable smart farming
  • Vianey Kenia Xitlálic Loya Hinojos
  • Exploring the integrated benefits, challenges and supporting mechanisms of Water Resource Cascade-Utilization in EIPs: A case study from Shanghai Jinqiao EIP, China 
  • Wu Meng

01.30 - 03.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Towards Cradle to Cradle - Plastic Product Circularity

  • Indicators of circularity derived from a material flow analysis of plastics in South Africa
  • Harro von Blottnitz
  • eCircular: Plastic waste prevention through digital innovation
  • Natalia Chebaeva
  • Tune the world with Maezio(TM)
  • Karolin Schenk

01.30 - 03.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Designing Sustainable Lifestyles - from Societal Structure to Personal Choices

  • Environmental impacts of EU-consumption: comparing process-based LCA and Input-Output analysis towards supporting SDG 12 on sustainable production and consumption
  • Antoine Beylot
  • 8 ton society Sweden – assessing the material footprint of sharing and circular lifestyles in housing, mobility and food
  • Birgit Brunklaus
  • Innovations for future-orientated food consumption - the environmental impact of refectory meals
  • Karen Muir
  • Sustainable Tourism Design based on a Life Cycle Assessment of Tourism Activities in Thailand
  • Trakarn Prapaspongsa
  • Influence of consumer behaviour on the greenhouse gas impacts of shopping: A multi-country stochastic approach
  • Sadegh Shahmohammadi

01.30 - 03.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Creating the Data Infrastructure for Circular Economy and LCM based strategies

  • Access to life cycle-assessment data: Findings from national LCA literature searches
  • Kevin Harding
  • NorEnviro: Creating an Integrated LCA Data Infrastructure for Norway
  • Pieter Callewaert
  • Connecting life cycle models instead of exporting and importing datasets from and in LCA software - a database platform for parameterized LCI datasets – concept and implementation
  • Martina Prox
  • Data Management for Circular Economy Business Models
  • Georgios Tsimiklis
  • Improving regional coverage of agricultural data in a background database
  • Emilia Moreno Ruiz

01.30 - 03.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: Circular Economy and Design - Approaches, Challenges and Case Studies

  • Assessment of packaging portfolios and prospective evaluation of packaging solutions for recyclability 
  • Nikolaj Otte
  • Atisol C2C - ecodesign of a "vapour and air barrier membrane" made of renewable materials
  • Sylvie Groslambert
  • Shorter Product Lifespan for the Environment
  • Torsten Hummen
  • Circularity, life cycle assessment and criticality: A holistic approach to sustainable product design
  • Rajesh Singh

01.30 - 03.00 pm - PARALLEL SESSION: LCM as a Part of Environmental Management Systems

  • Multi-country Eco-factors Based on the Ecological Scarcity Method for Application in Company Environmental Management Systems
  • Liselotte Schebek
  • Sustainability Assessment of 175 years of wheat cultivation in the United Kingdom using the AgBalance™ Model
  • Peter Saling
  • special presentaation from LO III
  • Zofia Rogacka - Trojak

3.00 pm - CLOSING CEREMONY