Free Circularity Workshop

KAP EUROPA, FRANKFURT MESSE, GERMANY

NOVEMBER 13, 2019

12:30 – 19:00

 

Procurement for a Circular Economy:

Sustainable ICT Products & Services

 

Free workshop for purchasers to increase knowledge about circular procurement, practical applications in ICT procurements, and available tools and resources.

AGENDA

 

12:30-13:00

Registration

13:00-14:15

What is Circular Procurement? How is this related to Sustainable ICT Products & Services? Introduction to the topic, overview of policy drivers, and recent guidelines 

  • Nancy Gillis, CEO, GEC
  • Cuno van Geet, Senior Policy Advisor, Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, The Netherlands
14:15-14:45

Workshop Exercise

14:45-15:00

Break

15:00-15:45

Identifying Circular products and using Service & Performance

  • Nicky Broeckhoven, Researcher, Fair ICT Flanders, Improving the sustainability of ICT procurement and reuse policies in Flanders
  • Marcel Jacobs, Founder, Circl8, ARCTIC — Alliance for Responsible Transparent & Circular Procurement of ICT
15:45-16:15

Vendor Approach

  • Markus Stutz, Director EMEA Product Compliance & Environmental Affairs, Dell Technologies
  • Michael Horst, General Manager, ELiProCoM
16:15-16:30

Break

16:30-17:00

Panel Discussion

17:00-19:00

GEC Sponsored Networking happy hour!

 

LIMITED SPACE, please RSVP at rsvpcircularity@greenelectronicscouncil.org

SPEAKERS

Nancy Gillis

CEO Green Electronics Council

CUNO VAN GEET

Senior Policy Advisor SCP, Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, Netherlands

MARCEL JACOBS

Founder of CIRCL8 and co-initiator of ARCTIC – Alliance for Responsible Circular and Transparent procurement of ICT

Markus Stutz

Director EMEA Product Compliance & Environmental Affairs, Dell Technologies

Nicky Broeckhoven

Researcher, Fair ICT Flanders

Michael Horst

General Manager, ELiProCoM

Shela Gobertina von Trapp

Workshop Moderator, EU Representative, Green Electronics Council

STAY and attend the E-waste World Conference & Expo: Closing The Loop on The Global E-Waste Challenge, November 14 -15, 2019 at Kap Europa, Frankfurt Messe.   A key focus of the event is Green & sustainable electronics.