Knowledge for better food systems

Call for papers: Sustainable Production and Consumption, Edinburgh, UK

10 Jan 2020

The call for papers is open for the 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Production and Consumption, which will take place on 24-25 June 2020 in Edinburgh, UK. The conference, hosted by the IChemE (Institution of Chemical Engineers), aims to explore interactions between technology, the environment, economy, society and policy.

Conference topics include:

  • Circular economy
  • Ecosystem services
  • The energy, food, water and waste nexus
  • Life cycle sustainability assessment and management
  • Sustainable lifestyles and consumer engagement
  • Sustainable technologies, products and services
  • Sustainability indicators, multi-criteria decision analysis and systems optimisation
  • Sustainable development policy.

Papers should include some elements of life cycle thinking and should clearly demonstrate that they are addressing topics related to sustainable production and consumption.

Read more here. The deadline for submitting an abstract is Friday 10 January 2020.