SETAC EUROPE 19TH LCA CASE STUDY SYMPOSIUM

Volume 19 Issue 11 1 November. We welcomed more than participants in Vienna, who could choose between 18 sessions with 84 platform presentations running specifically in two or three tracks. We are very grateful for the nice feedback we have received from many participants and are happy to have had the opportunity to be part of this important conference series. Food, Fibre, Fertiliser, Fuel and other Resources. Scientific case studies can inform and facilitate the societal changes that are needed to alleviate pressing threats, such as concerns with regards to climate change.

The sessions covered renewable and non-renewable resources, energy, product and sector footprinting, infrastructure, as well as software, tools, databases and the theme of circularity and circular economy. To provide you with the best user experience, we use cookies to ensure the functionality of the website and to analyze user behavior to optimize the information we provide. However practitioners still struggle when communicating the results to the users and further efforts are necessary. Food, Fibre, Fertiliser, Fuel and other Resources. At the policy level, it has been recognized that with the growing popularity of LCA in policy directives, a guidelines for policy LCAs may become necessary too. In which contexts do we need harmonization and when instead do we need orchestration, i.

As stated earlier, there were many opportunities to network. Thinkstep offered a series of workshop opportunities and presentations on current topics in LCA and had active discussions with LCA practioners.

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LCA is and will continue to be an important tool in sustainability assessment, and BOKU is proud to have a diverse group of scientists using LCA in all kinds of scientific fields. Sypmosium Valley Chapter Meets in Louisville. However practitioners still struggle when communicating the results to the users and further efforts are necessary. Arrivederci Roma — Hei Helsinki.

Your Science or My Science? Therefore, the symposium focused on resources and the role LCA can play in shaping the future. Resources are one of the key challenges for society as a whole, and these challenges not only apply to the full life stduy but also to resource availability and sourcing, through the use to the end of life of products.

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At the industrial level, many initiatives are presently under development, aimed at developing sector-specific guidance. We are very grateful for the nice feedback we have received from many participants and are happy to have had the opportunity to be part of this important conference series.

To provide you with the best user experience, we use cookies to ensure the functionality of the website and to analyze user behavior to optimize the information we provide. Opportunities Abound in the Land wtudy the Midnight Sun. Noteworthy for the symposium was that the keynote address were the first session of the day, and they drew large numbers of listeners each day.

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In which contexts do we need harmonization and when instead do we need orchestration, i. We want to give our special thanks to all of SETAC staff who supported us so patiently throughout the last year as well as our sponsors, whose support was instrumental for the success of the event.

However, we should also consider that adverse effects might arise by oversimplification and contradicting guidance as outcome of harmonization process. Scientific case studies can inform and facilitate the societal changes that are needed to alleviate pressing threats, such as concerns with regards to climate change.

We welcomed more than participants in Vienna, who could choose between 18 sessions with 84 platform presentations running specifically in two or three tracks.

Volume 19 Issue 11

At the policy level, it has been recognized that with the growing popularity of LCA in policy directives, a guidelines for policy LCAs may become necessary too. Besides the scientific program, workshops by Ecoinvent and Thinkstep added to the information exchange. The attendance of the PhD Corner was sstac higher than expected for a new event.

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setac europe 19th lca case study symposium

These two workshops tied in well with the presentations on tools and databases. Small and medium-sized enterprises could largely benefit from these initiatives, which could provide an answer to their need of tailoring life cycle-based methods and tools to specific applications.

setac europe 19th lca case study symposium

The aim was to help students expand their network as well as giving students the opportunity to talk about their work and challenges with their peers. By applying scientific sstudy to real-life problems—i. Each day of the symposium also featured a keynote speech, which were given symposiumm Hubert Hasenauer, BOKU University, on the efficient use of forest resources to shape our future; Mark Huijbregts, Radboud University Nijmegem, on new developments in life cycle assessments; and Serenella Sala, Joint Research Centre, on bioeconomy contributions to circular economy.

The results of the decision process needs then to be communicated and used also in the market and LCA is proven to be a useful support. By continuing to use this site you are agreeing to our use of this technology. Volume 19 Issue 11 1 November. Food, Fibre, Fertiliser, Fuel and other Resources.

The sessions covered renewable and non-renewable resources, energy, product and sector footprinting, infrastructure, as well as software, tools, databases and the theme of circularity and circular economy.