Industrial Symbiosis Research Symposium & ISIE Americas 2018

Mon, October 29 2018, 6:00 PM - Thu, November 01 2018, 6:00 PM [CAST]

Calle 15, Avenida 14., Cartago, Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica

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Standard Registration (EARLY BIRD) Partial Approval -$100.00

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Includes Lunches and Coffee Breaks

Standard Registration Partial Approval - $120.00

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Includes lunches and coffee

International Student (EARLY BIRD) Partial Approval -$50.00

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International Student Partial Approval - $65.00

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Event Information

Mon, October 29 2018, 6:00 PM - Thu, November 01 2018, 6:00 PM [CAST]

About the Event

From October 30th to the 1st of November 2018, Tecnológico de Costa Rica (TEC) and ISIE will gather world leading Industrial Ecology and Industrial Symbiosis experts in Cartago, Costa Rica. Researchers, industry members, practitioners, government members and policy makers from around the globe will discuss the main elements of a successful Eco-Transition in the Americas.

Two days of conferences and workshops will present success stories and scientific analysis of key topics such has:

  1. The Bio-Based economy
  2. The Food, Energy and Water Nexus
  3. Contributions of Industrial Ecology and Industrial Symbiosis to Green Transformations
  4. Industrial Ecology/Industrial Symbiosis relevance in the Service Industries,
  5. Footprinting and critical material analysis for sustainable planning
  6. Eco-Industrial Parks and the circular economy
  7. Industrial Symbiosis Policies, Successes, and Future Opportunities
  8. Quantifying Industrial Symbiosis benefits for Green Development
  9. Carbon and Water footprinting, Material Flow, Life Cycle and Input-Output Analysis: Examples for business improvement and competitive advantages

An additional day of visits to explore local eco-development opportunities and Costa-Rican sustainable champions is planned for participants.

Please contact us at symbiosis.isie@gmail.com with any questions!

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About the Organizer

The Industrial Symbiosis Section of the International Society of Industrial Ecology https://is4ie.org/sections/symbiosis CONTACT: symbiosis.isie@gmail.com

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Event Speakers

Several More to be announced

to be announced

Karla Halabi

Project and Cooperation Executive, TEC

After serving as Marketing Manager of the free zones of the Zeta Group for 12 years, Karla is currently at TEC as a Project and Cooperation Executive, where she leads projects and supports the linkage of external sectors with the Faculties, Res. Centers and TEC Departments. She is part of the team "Cartago Special Economic Zone" a joint work between: academia, companies, and government. She has generated great experience in the attraction of FDI, strengthening employment and links between firms.

https://www.tec.ac.cr/unidades/centro-vinculacion
Marian Chertow

Associate Professor of Industrial Environmental Management, Director of the Program on Solid Waste Policy, and Director of the Industrial Environmental Management Program

Marian Chertow is Associate Professor of Industrial Environmental Management and has been Director of the Industrial Environmental Management Program at the Yale since 1991. Her research and teaching focus on industrial ecology, business/environment issues, waste management, and environmental technology innovation. Prior to Yale, Marian spent ten years in environmental business and government including service as President of the Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority.

https://environment.yale.edu/profile/chertow

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Event Schedule

  • October 29, 2018
  • October 30, 2018
  • October 31, 2018
  • November 1, 2018
06:00 PM
to
10:00 PM
Track :

Welcome Dinner after Hotel Check Ins

TBA

$0.00

08:00 AM
to
08:30 AM
Track :

Registration

Welcome Hall (TBA)

$0.00

Registration for the Symposium

08:30 AM
to
09:15 AM
Track :

Keynote: Contributions of IE and IS to Green Transformations

Several More to be announced

Main Hall

$0.00

09:15 AM
to
10:00 AM
Track :

Keynote: The State of Green Development In Costa Rica

Several More to be announced

Main Hall

$0.00

TBA

10:00 AM
to
10:15 AM
Track :

Coffee Break

Welcome Hall (TBA)

$0.00

10:15 AM
to
11:00 AM
Track : A

Track 1: Quantifying IS Benefits for Green Development

TBA

Parallel Session

Track : B

Track 2: IS Policy, Successes, and Future Opportunities

TBA 2

Parallel Session

11:15 AM
to
12:15 AM
Track :

IS Examples from around the World

Several More to be announced

Main Hall

$0.00

12:15 PM
to
01:30 PM
Track :

Lunch

TBA

$0.00

01:30 PM
to
02:30 PM
Track :

Keynote: Special Economic Zone of Cartago: Present Status and Future Plans

Several More to be announced

Main Hall

$0.00

02:30 PM
to
03:30 PM
Track : A

Track 1: LCA: Examples for business improvement and competitive advantages

TBA

Track : B

Track 2: Input-Output Analysis

TBA 2

03:30 PM
to
04:15 PM
Track :

Break and Poster Session 1

Welcome Hall (TBA)

$0.00

04:15 PM
to
05:15 PM
Track : A

Track 1: Material Flow analysis

TBA

Track : B

Track 2: Carbon and Water footprinting

TBA 2

07:00 PM
to
10:00 PM
Track :

Conference Dinner (Pay at Registration)

TBA

$35.00

08:30 AM
to
10:00 AM
Track :

Keynote: Food, Energy, and Water Nexus,

TBA

$0.00

10:00 AM
to
11:00 AM
Track : A

Track 1: IE and IS applications to Food, Energy and Water

Track : B

Track 2: The Bio-based economy

11:00 AM
to
11:15 AM
Track :

Coffee Break

$0.00

11:15 AM
to
12:15 PM
Track :

Parallel Session: Industrial Ecology in the Service Industries

$0.00

12:15 PM
to
01:30 PM
Track :

Lunch

$0.00

01:30 PM
to
03:00 PM
Track :

Keynote: The importance of Green Development for the American Future

Several More to be announced

$0.00

03:00 PM
to
04:00 PM
Track : A

Track 1: Footprinting for sustainable planning

Track : B

Track 2: Critical materials

04:00 PM
to
04:15 PM
Track :

Coffee Break

$0.00

04:15 PM
to
05:15 PM
Track : A

Track 1: Eco-industrial Parks

Track : B

Track 2: Circular Economy

08:00 AM
to
12:30 PM
Track :

Industrial Park Visits with bus

TBA

$30.00