IQD at the 3rd PLATE Conference in Berlin
The 3rd Product Lifetimes and the Environment (PLATE) conference took place in Berlin in September 2019. More than 200 academics, industry representatives, members of the civil society as well as policy makers from around the world attended this year's conference.The Institute for Integrated Quality Design (IQD) was represented by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Erik G. Hansen, and doctoral researchers Andres Alcayaga and Ferdinand Revellio. The conference offered a strong scientific program with 3 keynote speeches, 11 workshops, 105 oral and 20 poster presentations arranged in 5 parallel tracks. Prof. Hansen chaired a session on circular business model dynamics.
Participants’ contributions focused predominantly on sustainable practices in the development, production, use, reuse and recycling of products from various fields like electronics, textiles, or furniture.
For more information on the conference and fotos please visit the official site.