Discover Technological Advancements in Material, Design, and Manufacturing Innovation on May 6-7!

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Discover Technological Advancements in Material, Design, and Manufacturing Innovation on May 6-7!

Experts will discuss technological advancements in product and packaging materials on May 6-7 at the 2015 Sustainability Forum. Panelists will also share examples of innovations designed to make circular economy models viable and cost-effective.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:05am

CAMPAIGN: Sustainability Forum 2015

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Technological Advancements: Material, Design, and Manufacturing Innovation

Taking a circular economy approach often spurs technological innovation and value chain collaboration to eradicate waste, reduce cost, and realize new business opportunities. Panelists will discuss the latest thinking and examples of product and packaging materials developed for increased recyclability or durability and the ability to be disassembled and remanufactured. Panelists will also share examples of manufacturing practices that re-use water and convert waste to value.

Panelists:

  • Tim Lindsey, Global Director, Sustainable Development, Caterpillar
  • Jessica McGlyn, Founder and President, Catalynics
  • Trisa Thompson, Vice President, Corporate Responsibility, Dell
  • Mauricio Vargas, Bioenergy Lead, Sustainability Technologies, Lockheed Martin
  • Tracy Young, Senior Associate R&D Director, NBD & Growth Technologies, The Dow Chemical Company

This session will be a part of The Circular Economy: Unleashing New Business Value

May 6 - 7, 2015
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Washington, D.C.

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In partnership with The Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Sponsored by Future 500 and Lockheed Martin

Supported by The Dow Chemical Company, DSM North America, FedEx, Lockheed Martin, MGM Resorts International, Microsoft, Sealed Air, Shell Oil Company, Veolia

Media partners include 3BL Media, CSRWire, GreenBiz, and Triple Pundit

Keywords: Events, Media & Communications | Energy | Environment | Innovation & Technology | Responsible Business & Employee Engagement | Responsible Production & Consumption | Sustainable Finance & Socially Responsible Investment | USCCF Corporate Citizenship Center

CAMPAIGN: Sustainability Forum 2015

CONTENT: Article