Labor & Education in the Circular Economy

Date: 

Thursday, February 25, 2021, 9:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Zoom

Education is the key to change. Harvard's Circular Economy Symposium will host a panel on the opportunities and challenges in labor and education as part of the transition to a circular economy.

Education is the key to change. Harvard's Circular Economy Symposium will host a panel on the opportunities and challenges in labor and education as part of the transition to a circular economy. The event will include two panel discussions – one on workforce training and skill development and one on the labor market impacts of a circular economy and equitable change. The panels are followed by an audience Q&A session and will feature the following experts:

  • Frithjof Laubinger - Policy analyst at OECD
  • Damian White - Professor at Rhode Island School of Design
  • Giorgos Demetriou - Director Circular Economy Research Center and professor at École des Ponts Business School
  • Alessio Franconi - Research Fellow at Circular Economy Research Center

Registration required for link.

Contact:  Johanna Schiele, johannaschiele@hks.harvard.edu