The Circular Economy Lectures

Monday, 19 February 2018

A series of industry lectures delivered by leading speakers from the world of manufacturing. Aimed at industry leaders who want to take advantage of the opportunities of the circular economy.

Two and a half hour evening lectures for industry leaders, packed with learnings from global leaders. By attending these lectures, delegates will understand:

  • The concepts and principles of circular economy (CE) as applied to manufacturing
  • How CE business models can drive increased profitability and resilience
  • How real manufacturing companies are benefiting from CE business models in practice

These free lectures will be followed by a drinks reception and a networking event. Details of the final lectures in the series, including how to register can be found below.

Circular Economy Enabling 1: How to manage reverse logistics, material and component reuse – and the role of digital technology

Dundee 8 March 2018

Irene Casanova, Deutsche Post DHL (Germany)

Intelligent logistics plays a critical role in return management and value-added manufacturing activities, with pioneering logistics providers emerging as key enablers for accelerating the scale-up of the circular economy.

Irene Casanova, Senior Expert Corporate for Development Projects at Deutsche Post DHL Group, will explore how DPDHL Group is meeting the challenge of accelerating the scale-up of a circular economy. She will draw on her company’s innovative work to establish a model for improving reverse logistics processes, which in turn offer clients increased supply chain resilience and market potential.

To register visit http://www.zerowastescotland.org.uk/circular-economy/masterclasses