65 Future directions of capacity building for ecodesign

Content description: This breakout session will convene a meeting of researchers and practitioners working directly with industry in the delivery of innovation support, applied research or public funded consultancy to share knowledge and experience on current methods and models of ecodesign intervention . The objective of the workshop will be to map out current intervention models and practices, identify competency and policy gaps, identify areas of commonality, explore options for networking and knowledge transfer and suggest a common statement/platform for moving the agenda forward in Europe and in co-operation with international partners. The workshop is also open to design educators and any other stakeholders with an interest in mainstreaming ecodesign.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009: 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Dr. Frank O'Connor
Simon O'Rafferty