PLATE Conference 2015

Nottingham Trent University is pleased to host the first international conference to examine Product Lifetimes and the Environment (PLATE) in the context of sustainability. This groundbreaking event will include keynote presentations, discussion, debate and workshops, an exhibition and a gala dinner.

Conference aims:

  • Reviewing current research on how and why increased product lifetimes have become an important element in resource efficiency, waste reduction and low carbon strategies for sustainability.
  • Academic researchers, industry representatives and policy stakeholders will share knowledge and experience on the influence that product longevity has on environmental, economic and social sustainability.

Thank you to all delegates for attending the conference. For photos from the gala dinner please go to our Flickr album.

 

Posted on 15 May 2015

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Kinga Kapias

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Studying Japanese, fluent in Polish and Spanish, Kinga works with local academics and senior business people to help attract professional association conferences and events to Nottingham. She recently completed her Masters Degree in Applied Linguistics. Kinga enjoys travel, music and everything new media related.