An hour Lunch 'n' Learn to help you understand more about the Circular Economy. This Lunch 'n' Learn will be delivered virtually. See the ‘what is the session about?’ section for more details below.
Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
If you missed our last Lunch 'n' Learn on the Circular Economy, then this is for you! Please note, this session is a recording but you will still have opportunity to submit questions.
What is the session about?
We live in an age of high profile concerns around climate change and single-use plastics, where clients and society expect business to deliver solutions. Products and materials must be used more efficiently and kept in the economy. To move to a Circular Economy approach, we need to reconsider the way we provide services, procure products and dispose of waste in the context of the systems in which our products flow.
This beginner level Lunch n Learn will introduce you to the concept of the Circular Economy, provide you with an understanding of the key elements and what it means for the built environment.
What will I achieve?
At this session you will:
Learn about the principles of the Circular Economy
Understand the drivers for moving towards a Circular Economy model
Develop an understanding of the benefits of adopting circular thinking
What level is the session and do I need any particular skills?
This is a beginner level session, so suitable for anyone working in the built environment sector looking for an entry level introduction to the Circular Economy.
What can I expect from a Lunch 'n' Learn?
Lunch 'n' Learns offer a quick introduction to a topic, or present a case study, 45-60 mins to fit around your busy schedule.
What are the technical requirements?
You will need:
A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook)
A tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone to load facilitation tools