Shifting dialogue and action on waste prevention and reduction
Metro Vancouver is pleased to invite you to its fourth annual Zero Waste Conference
With keynote speakerÂ Jeremy Rifkin, author ofÂ The Zero Marginal Cost Society: The Internet of Things, theÂ Collaborative Commons, and theÂ Eclipse of Capitalism.
- Engage with a global network of thought leaders, practitioners, and sector leaders advancing dialogue and collaborative action on waste prevention and reduction.
- Learn about the circular economy, and the resulting business opportunities.
- Hear about leading edge – and replicable – successes in the public, private and community sector.
- Participate in opportunities to advance national, cross-sector, collaboration.
Featuring presentations and discussions by prominent leaders such asÂ Dayna Baumeister, Founder and Board Member, Biomimicry 3.8, Mike Biddle, Founder and Director, MBA Polymers Inc., Tim Brooks, Senior Director, Sustainability, The LEGO Group and many others. The Conference is intended for anyone interested in sustainable waste management, including all levels of government, business, NGOs, youth and the community at large. The Conference will also provide an update on the National Zero Waste Council, launched at last yearsâ€™ conference.
For more information on the Zero Waste Conference 2014 and to register, please visit our website at www.metrovancouver.org/zwc. We look forward to seeing you at Metro Vancouverâ€™s Zero Waste Conference 2014.