Circular economy strategies for adaptive reuse of cultural heritage buildings to reduce environmental impacts
We are happy to announce that the article Circular economy strategies for adaptive reuse of cultural heritage buildings to reduce environmental impacts by Gillian Foster from CLIC Partner WU – Vienna University of Economics and Business, won the February 2020 Elsevier Atlas Award for “research that could significantly impact people’s lives around the world”.
Participation of CLIC project to the Ce.S.E.T. Conference “Sviluppo sostenibile, economia circolare. Processi e metodi di valutazione
On 12 and 13 December 2019, CLIC concepts were presented at the Conference organized by the Centre for the Study of Estimation and Territorial Economics (Ce.S.E.T.) of the University of Naples Federico II. The Conference focused on sustainable development, circular economy and circular city, discussed also in her presentation by Giulia Facelli, Policy Officer, Directorate General for Research & Innovation, European Commission.
Taskforce on “Circular Models for Cultural Heritage Adaptive Reuse in Cities and Regions”: Second Meeting at B@S
On 21 November, the 31st edition of Breakfast at Sustainability will take place at the ICHEC Brussels Management School, hosting the second meeting of the Taskforce on “Circular Models for Cultural Heritage Adaptive Reuse in Cities and Regions”, stemmed from the CLIC project, sharing its overall objective and enlarging its scope to a wider community of innovators in cultural heritage.
The First meeting of the European Commission expert group on cultural heritage was held on 15th and 16th October 2019. Jermina Stanojev, researcher from Uppsala University, as a selected member of the expert group, presented the CLIC project.
On 16th and 17th October, Gillian Foster, researcher at the Institute for Ecological Economics of Vienna University of Economics and Business, will attend the 19th European Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production (ERSCP), “Circular Europe for Sustainability: Design, Production and Consumption”, taking place this time in Barcelona.
Is the Circular Economy able to transform the built environment in cities? This is the overarching question the CLIC project will deal with at the 18th Annual STS Conference Graz 2019 “Critical Issues in Science, Technology and Society Studies”.
On Tuesday, September 18, a Seminar on Circular Business Models has been held at the CNR IRISS with Dr. Roberta De Angelis, research fellow at the University of Exeter (University of Exeter Business School).
Västra Götaland region held the first meeting in Gothenburg on the 19th of September, bringing together relevant stakeholders from three selected sites: Strömsfors, Forsvik and Gustavsfors.
Prof. Luigi Fusco Girard, CLIC Scientific Coordinator, has been invited to talk at the High-level European Parliament Conference the 26th of June 2018 “Cultural heritage in Europe: linking past and future”, on the future of European cultural heritage.