BUILDING A CIRCULAR

CONSCIOUS CONTINENT

 
NOVEMBER 27 & 28, 2018  |  SANTIAGO, CHILE
 
35+ SPEAKERS  |  25+ NATIONS  |  3 PLENARY  |  3 WORKSHOPS  |  10 PANELS  |  BILINGUAL EVENT

Join 300+ colleagues and friends at the premier annual gathering for people inspired by the Circular Economy principles from the American Continent and beyond and contribute to the discussions and share your view to this year's theme:

WITH INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS ON: CRADLE-TO-CRADLE | ECODESIGN | BIOMIMICRY | BLUE ECONOMY | INDUSTRIAL ECOLOGY | SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

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founding partners:

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local and global alliances:

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How to realize a

Circular Economy

and Sustainable Development

in the Americas.

CEFA2018 is a 2-day high-level event that offers unique and interactive sessions, work shops, and networking opportunities hosting a wide range of international speakers, including inspirational speakers who encourage reflection and thinking, and developers and practitioners in the field of Circular Economy sharing their practical experience and insights.

Western Hemisphere:   North America  |  Mesoamerica  |  Caribbean  |  South America  |  European Territories and Greenland

ATTEND

Registration is now OPEN!
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$46 USD - students

$31.073 CLP* 

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$40.530 CLP*

$60 USD - general public

ADDITIONAL OBJECTIVES CEFA2018

Declaration of Santiago for Regional Cooperation on Circular Economy

CEFA2018 Report capturing the principle outcomes and recommendations

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Announcement of new Circular Economy Programs and Initiatives

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Learn about innovative and break-through ideas and solutions

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Outcomes CEFA2017

Circular Start-Ups

Circular Businesses

Circular Cities

 

Gather insights regarding what is available in practice throughout the American Continent. This includes examples of business models, innovative services, and sustainable products that comply with the Circular Economy principles.

 

Related topics to be discussed at CEFA2018 are:

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RESULTS   |   CEFA2017, MEDELLIN COLOMBIA

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Ken
WEBSTER
Head of Innovation,
Ellen MacArthur Foundation (EMF), United Kingdom
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Nicola
CERANTOLA
Founder and Director
Ecologing, Italy
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Dr. Walter R.
STAHEL
Founder and Director
Product-Life Institute, Switzerland
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Elin
LARSSON
President
Sustainability Director,Flippa K, Sweden
 

PRESENTATIONS   |   CEFA2018, SANTIAGO CHILE

Ken Webster
Ken Webster

The Circular Economy helps answer the question "How to produce?"

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Mark Dorfman
Mark Dorfman

Nature: The Ultimate Circular Economist

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Ken Alston
Ken Alston

A Historic Perspective on the Circular Economy

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Carla Tennenbaum
Carla Tennenbaum

The Challenges of Defining Circular Economy

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Sebastian Sichel
Sebastian Sichel

Circular Economy, The Chilean Vision (Spanish)

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Elin Larsson
Elin Larsson

Our Journey to Sustainability & Our Commitments for 2030

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Jonas Martens
Jonas Martens

Blue City, Surfing the New Economy

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Sanjeev Bajaj
Sanjeev Bajaj

Perspectives from India A presentation based on FICCI's Work in the CE & SPC space

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Kari Herlevi
Kari Herlevi

International Approaches to Circular Economy Application Case Finland

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Ximena Ruz Espejo
Ximena Ruz Espejo

Clean Production Agreements in Chile (Spanish)

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Paola Rojas
Paola Rojas

Enabling co-Creation co-Operation co-Responsibility

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Alex Fernandes
Alex Fernandes

Is the Linear Economy capable of delivering the Sustainable Development at the pace we need?

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Egidio Bundel
Egidio Bundel

Circular Philosophy in Practice: The Case of Circl

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Petr Marek
Petr Marek

ERC Tech, Revolution in Waste and Construction Industry

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Pedro Sao Simao
Pedro Sao Simao

Plastics Upcycling Creating the Plastics Circular Economy

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Irina Reyes
Irina Reyes

Waste Management and Circular Economy (Spanish)

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Carola Moya
Carola Moya

Circular Consumption Trends and Lifestyles (Spanish)

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Maritza Rojas
Maritza Rojas

How can the Chilean population make the transition to Circular Lifestyles? (Spanish)

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Federico Gomez
Federico Gomez

UNEP case study: A framework for shaping sustainable lifestyles

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Nicola Cerantola
Nicola Cerantola

What is Circular Thinking and Cooperation?

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Michel Compagnon
Michel Compagnon

Thinking Plastics (Spanish)

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Marcela Godoy
Marcela Godoy

Design 3.0, Cooperation in the Circular Economy Era (Spanish)

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Guillermo Gonzalez
Guillermo Gonzalez

Circular Thinking and Cooperation (Spanish)

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Bernardita Mancilla
Bernardita Mancilla

Circular Coffee

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Maria de los Angeles Franco
Maria de los Angeles Franco

Value creation in the Agrifood Sector

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Fernando Britez
Fernando Britez

Circular Economy and Agri-Business (Spanish)

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Paulina Criollo
Paulina Criollo

Social Research and Renewable Energy in Marginalized Urban Communities (Spanish)

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Rodrigo Garrido
Rodrigo Garrido

Towards Circular Economy in ENEL (Spanish)

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Ruben Contreras
Ruben Contreras

Cradle to Cradle approach in the lifecycle of silicon solar photovoltaic panels - Modeling a Closed Looped Material Cycle

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Jose Antonio Gonzalez
Jose Antonio Gonzalez

Lesson in the Circular Economy from the Mining Industry (Spanish)

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By becoming a sponsor of the Circular Economy of the Americas Forum (CEFA), you will have the great opportunity to introduce and expand the reach of your products and services to an audience that is especially interested in the growing trend of Circular Economy. This audience includes business leaders, academics, senior government personnel and NGOs.

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Hosted by:

With Support of:

Organized by:

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Co-organized by:

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Local & Regional Partners:

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Academic Partners:

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Strategic Outreach Partners:

Venue:

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VENUE

BOTANICO Event Center

This year's venue is the inspiring "BOTANICO" Conference Centre located at the foot of the Andes with a wonderful view of the city of Santiago, Chile.

Address

Diagonal Las Torres 2700, Lote 4. Peñalolen, Santiago

 

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T: +297-5948101

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In case you are interested in becoming a sponsor, speaker, participate in the Circular Innovation Challenge, or showcase your idea, solution or product at the Circular Innovation Square, please contact us!

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Kari
HERLEVI
Project Director
Circular Economy, SITRA, Finland
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Ken
ALSTON
Senior Advisor
Circular Economy Platform of the Americas,
United States
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Dr. Sanjeevan
BAJAJ
Advisor
Quality Forum of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), India
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Marcela
GODOY
President
Asociación de Consumidores Sostenibles, AdC Circular, Chile