Lessons for Japan's Circular Economic Future
maandag 3 april 2023
OrganisatorHolland Circular Hotspot LUISS Business School
Evenement dataVan 3 april 2023 07:00 Tot 3 april 2023 09:30
This seminar explores the opportunities and challenges facing Japan as it shifts toward a circular economy (CE). Mr. Freek Van Eijk, Managing Director of the Holland Circular Hotspot, will provide an introduction to CE developments in the Netherlands, a leading nation when it comes to CE development strategy.
Professor Scott Valentine of Kyushu University, Senior CE Advisor at KPMG Australia and Chair of the Australia Circular Economy Hub advisory board, will then share insights into a CE development program that is ongoing in Melbourne's northern municipality, Hume City.
Mr. Shiko Hayashi, Programme Director of the Kitakyushu Urban Centre of the IGES will then introduce the cross-organization efforts to create a Kitakyushu Circular Economy. Finally, the session will wrap up with a panel discussion that explores how these experiences can help support more impact CE development strategy in Kyushu and beyond.
We look forward to your participation!
Please note: the schedule is Japan Standard Time (JST)
14:10-14:30: The Dutch CE Experience
14:40-15:00: The Melbourne CE Experience
15:15-15:35: The Kitakyushu CE Project
15:45-16:25: Panel discussion
16:25-16:30: Wrap up
Freek Van Eijk
Managing Director of the Holland Circular Hotspot
Professor, Research Promotion Director of Kyushu University Institute for Asian and Oceanian Studies
Senior Circular Economy Advisor of KPMG Australia
Policy Researcher of the Kitakyushu Urban Centre of IGES