Arnold Tukker, Professor of Industrial Ecology and Scientific director of the Institute of Environmental Sciences (CML) at Leiden University will give a lecture "Challenges of the transition to the circular economy" in St. Petersburg on 24 October.
Arnold also retains a position as senior researcher at TNO, a large Dutch not for profit research organisations. Arnold set up prominent EU projects in the field of sustainable product design (SusProNet) and sustainable consumption and production (SCORE!) and was a core member of the 10 Million Euro Dutch Knowledge Network on Sustainable System Innovations. He currently co-ordinates a string of major programs of some 15 million Euro with some 20 key European research institutes in the field of resource-efficiency, a.o. constructing the world's most ambitious and detailed global energy/resource/economic input-output databases and models (EXIOBASE).
Alumni are very welcome to join the lecture!
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