Simon Widmer

Head Of Design For Circular Economy, Ellen MacArthur Foundation

About Speaker

The Ellen Mac Arthur Foundation is a pioneer of the circular economy, with a mission to accelerate the transition to the circular economy, the Foundation is employing design as the answer to the current waste crisis, spearheading a programme of initiatives such as the Circular Fibres Initiative, the New Plastics Economy, the Circular Economy 100. 



14:45 - 15:30 17 September 2018

How can material use and production be reimagined to become genuinely sustainable and what role can designers play in changing attitudes towards sustainability and consumption both in and outside of the industry.