LCA Case Study Symposium in Rome - call for papers

Monday, 15 July 2013

We would hereby like to announce that the SETAC Europe 19th LCA Case Study Symposium will be held this year in Rome, Italy on 11th -13th November 2013.

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The regular session (platform and poster presentations) will this year focus on " LCA in market research and policy: Harmonisation beyond standardisation. The main purpose of the Symposium is to discuss how LCA can support the decision making process at all levels, and how LCA results can be efficiently communicated and be used for supporting market strategies.

In addition, a special session will be organized by ISIE on the following topic: Experiences with and criticisms of LCA as a tool for supporting policies and (bio-energy) performance-based regulation.

The call for papers is open and the deadline for abstract submission for oral or poster presentations is 5th September 2013. Authors are also encouraged to submit their abstract for, upon selection by the Scientific Committee, publication in a special issue of the Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management (IEAM) journal in 2014.

Please, do not hesitate to contact us for further details and clarifications.

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are looking forward to meeting you in Rome, this November.

Kind Regards,

Alessandra Zamagni

Chair of the SETAC Europe 19th LCA Case Study Symposium

ENEA -  LCA and Ecodesign Laboratory