LCA/M and Industrial Ecology Student Symposium 2017

Massey University, Auckland
Thursday, 30 March 2017

The Life Cycle Association of New Zealand (LCANZ) and the New Zealand Life Cycle Management (NZLCM) Centre are organising a one-day symposium on LCA/M and industrial ecology on 30th March 2017, at Massey University in Auckland. Our keynote speaker, Dr. Anthony Halog – an industrial ecology specialist from the University of Queensland, Australia – brought along a wealth of experience in Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment (LCSA), sustainable production and operations management, corporate environmental management, and greening supply chains.

The flyer is available here  and the Proceedings here . The presentations can be found below - click on the links for copies of the slides.

Thanks to the Symposium Organising Committee:

  • Professor Sarah McLaren, New Zealand Life Cycle Management Centre (Chair)
  • Shreyasi Majumdar, Massey University
  • Dr Ranvir Singh, IAE, Massey University
  • Adam Schofield, Life Cycle Association of New Zealand
 

Thanks to the Symposium Scientific Committee:

  • Dr Barbara Nebel, LCANZ (Chair)
  • Dr Anthony Halog, University of Queensland
  • Dr Stewart Ledgard, AgResearch
  • Professor Sarah McLaren, New Zealand Life Cycle Management Centre
  • Dr Ranvir Singh, IAE, Massey University

 

Programme

 Industrial Ecology for Policy Support (Dr. Anthony Halog)

Update on ISO Carbon Footprinting Standards (Dr. Barbara Nebel)

Life Cycle Considerations In the New Zealand Energy System – An Alternative Look At the Solar Debate (Kiti Suomalaika) 

Addressing Limitations In Current New Product Development Eco-Tools: a Case Study of Domestic Hot Water Products (Mike Horrell)

Implementation of Sustainable Development Goals Centred On a Planetary Boundaries-Based LCA (Chanjief Chandrakumar) 

Assessing Eutrophication in New Zealand (Dr. Sandra Payen) 

The Blue Water Footprint of New Zealand's Electricity Mix (Andy McCall) 

Driving a Life Cycle Based Environmental Improvement Strategy in Auckland Council Leisure Centres (Nathan Palairet) 

Consequential LCA modelling of office building refurbishment in New Zealand (Agneta Ghose)

Incorporation of Life Cycle Uncertainty Assessment Into the Structural Design of an Office Building (Mehdi Robati)

Big Data Analytics In Life Cycle Assessment (Thomas Betten)