EVENTS

The Centre for Sustainable Design ® (CfSD) organises the internationally recognised ‘Sustainable Innovation’ series of conferences which is in its 23rd year (Sustainable Innovation 2021) and has attracted over 2700 delegates from over 50 countries.

CfSD has organised and co-organised conferences in Europe, North America and Asia covering sustainable innovation and product sustainability. In addition, events have been organised with partners on new or emerging issues eg. major European and Asian conferences on sustainable consumption & production (SCP), ecodesign and product-service-systems (PSS).

CfSD has also set up and facilitated a range of expert workshops related to sustainable innovation and product sustainability with a particular focus on green electronics, packaging, marketing, corporate social responsibility (CSR), electronic reporting, ‘producer responsibility’ legislation and product policy.

EVENT

VENUE

DATE

Sustainable Innovation 2023 UCA
Epsom, UK
20th-26th March 2023
Farnham Repair Café The Spire Church
Farnham
13th August 2022 10.00 – 12.30
Createch in the UK Online: Zoom 12th July 2022 4.00 – 5.00 PM GMT (5.00 – 6.00 PM CET)
Sustainability and Sports Clothing Online: Zoom 11th July 2022 3.00PM – 4.30PM (4.00 PM – 5.30 PM CET)
Sustainability, Cricket Gear and Clothing: New Research Findings and Insights Online: Zoom 6th July 2022 10.00AM – 11.00AM (16.00 – 17.00 PM CET)
European Repair Café Webinar Online: Zoom 30th June 2022 3.00 – 6.00 PM BST (4.00 – 7.00 PM CEST)
Circular economy, fishing gear and technology Online: Zoom 22nd June 2022 3.00 – 4.00 PM GMT (4.00 – 5.00 PM CET)
Product Social Issues – Insights from Industry Online: Zoom 23rd May 2022 3.00 – 4.00 PM GMT (4.00 – 5.00 PM CET)
Product Circularity – Insights from Industry Online: Zoom 19th May 2022 3.00 – 4.00 PM GMT (4.00 – 5.00 PM CET)
Sustainability, Cricket Gear and Clothing: New Research Online: Zoom 12th May 2022 10.00AM – 11.00AM (16.00 – 17.00 PM CET)
Circular Design and Circular Business Models Online: Zoom 22nd March 2022 3.00 – 4.00 PM GMT (4.00 – 5.00 PM CET)
Local Innovation Systems: Waste and “End of Life” Fishing Gear Online: Zoom 15th March 2022 3.00 – 4.00 PM GMT (4.00 – 5.00 PM CET)
PASIC Webinar #4: Sustainability & Cricket Gear Online 21st February 2022
PASIC Webinar #3: Stakeholder Workshop: Sustainability, & cricket equipment, clothing & apparel Online 15th July 2021
EU focus on Extended Producer Responsibility schemes for fishing gear Online: Complimentary Webinar 29th June 2021 9.00 – 10.00 AM BST (10.00 – 11.00 AM CET)
Blue Circular Economy (BCE): Business Opportunities from Waste Fishing Gear Online: Complimentary Webinar 9th June 2021 3.00 – 4.00 PM BST (4.00 – 5.00 PM CET)
PASIC Webinar #2: Introduction & Bamboo Cricket Bats Online 27th May 2021
Blue Circular Economy (BCE): SpeedNET: SME Speed Networking Event viz Zoom Online: Complimentary Webinar 10th May 2021 3.00 – 4.00 PM BST (4.00 – 5.00 PM CET)
Creative Industries Foresight 2030 Online 27th April 2021 11.00 – 12.00 BST (12.00 – 1.00 CET)
Setting-up and Managing Repair Cafes: Perspectives from UK and Sweden Online 23th April 2021, 18.00 – 19.00 PM CET (17.00 – 18.00 PM BST)
Farnham Repair Café: An Introduction Online 22nd April 2021, 19.00 – 20.00 PM GMT
Accelerating Sustainability in Fashion, Clothing & Apparel: Twenty Lessons & SpeedNET Speed Networking Event Online 21st April 2021 17.00 – 18.30 BST (19.00 – 20.00 CET)
PASIC Webinar #1: Sustainability, & cricket equipment, clothing & apparel: opportunities and challenges Online 14th April 2021
Sustainable Innovation 2021: Accelerating Sustainability in Fashion, Clothing, Sportswear & Accessories Business School for the Creative Industries University for the Creative Arts, Epsom, UK Online Conference: 15th-21st March 2021
G20: Accelerating the transition to a global Circular Economy Online webinar (Europe & North/South America) Online webinar: 1st December 2020
G20: Accelerating the transition to a global Circular Economy Online webinar (Europe & Asia) Online webinar: 24th November 2020
Transforming Waste Fishing Gear into Business Opportunities, BCE International Conference Online: International Conference 5th October 2020 9.00 AM GMT (10.00 AM CET)
Creating Business Opportunities from Waste Fishing Nets, Complimentary Webinar Online 27th July 2020 3.00 PM BST
Managing Repair Cafes #sharerepair Online 25th July 2020 10.00 AM BST
Repair Cafes in Lockdown #sharerepair Online 14th July 2020 18.00 PM BST
Creative Industries Foresight 2030 Online 7th July 2020 3.00 PM BST
Repair Learning #sharerepair Online 4th July 2020 10.00 AM BST
Managing Repair Cafes #sharerepair Online 6th June 2020 10.00 AM GMT (11.00 AM CET)
Creating Business Opportunities from Waste Fishing Nets, Complimentary Webinar Online 28th May 2020 4.00 PM GMT (5.00 PM CET)
Creative Industries Foresight 2030 Online 5th May 2020 3.00 PM BST
Repair Cafés Conference University for the Creative Arts, Farnham 12th March 2020
Accelerating Sustainability in the Clothing and Fashion Business, Researcher workshop Business School for Creative Industries, UCA Epsom 29th January 2020
Converting waste fishing nets into products, Stakeholder workshop Galway, Ireland 22nd January 2020
Alesund: Local Innovation Systems, Stakeholder workshop Teft Lab, NTNU, Alesund, Norway 27th November 2019
Creating Business Opportunities from Waste Fishing Nets, Complimentary Webinar Online 25th November 2019 4.00 PM GMT (5.00 PM CET)
Creating Business Opportunities from Waste Fishing Nets Online 16th October 2019: 18.00 CET (17.00 GMT)
Webinar: Designing for the Circular Economy Online 9th September 2019 – 18.00 GMT
Creating Business Opportunities from Waste Fishing Nets Online 2nd September 2019: 18.00 GMT
Creating Business Opportunities from Waste Fishing Nets Online 29th July 2019: 18.00 GMT
Creating Business Opportunities from Waste Fishing Nets Online 1st May 2019: 14.00 GMT
Alesund: Local Innovation Systems NTNU, Alesund, Norway 25th April 2019: 10.00 – 13.00 GMT
Webinar: Designing for the Circular Economy webinar Online 18th April 2019
Sustainable Innovation 2019 Business School for Creative Industries, UCA Epsom 4th-5th March 2019
Webinar: Designing for the Circular Economy webinar Online 18th February 2019
Webinar: Designing for the Circular Economy webinar Online 28th January 2019
Webinar: Designing for the Circular Economy webinar Online 15th October 2018
NFRC Innovation workshop UCA Epsom 25th September 2018
Webinar: Eco-Innovation & waste fishing nets 10th September 2018
Repair Cafés UCA, Farnham, UK 17th October 2017
Circular Ocean Innovation Conference 2017 Reykjavik, Iceland 17th-18th July 2017
Sustainable Innovation 2016 University for the Creative Arts, Epsom, UK 7th-8th November 2016
#Net_Hack_Challenge UCA Farnham 26th-27th October 2016
Makers, Modifiers & Fixers UCA Farnham, Farnham 1st February 2016
Sustainable Innovation 2015 University for the Creative Arts, Epsom, UK 9th-10th November 2015
Sustainability: ‘Real World Projects’ Farnham, UK 6th & 8th May 2015
UCA Swishing Party Farnham, UK 7th May 2015
UCA Pop-up Repair Café Farnham, UK 5th May 2015
GREENTHINK! : JAMMING REPAIR UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 21st November 2014
Sustainable Innovation 2014 KADK, Copenhagen, Denmark 3rd-4th November 2014
ReUCA: Re-use and Re-imagination for a more Sustainable Future FUSION UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 24th September 2014
Funding for Eco-innovative SMEs UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 6th June 2014
Makers & Fixers: Circular Economy & Grassroots Innovation UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 3rd June 2014
Circular Economy & Industrial Networks UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 24th March 2014
#GreenHack_Challenge UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 4th-5th March 2014
Sustainable Innovation 2013 University for the Creative Arts, Epsom, UK 4th-5th November 2013
Business Opportunities and the Circular Economy FUSION UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 16th October 2013
Walking the Talk FUSION UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 4th October 2013
Design Challenges for a Circular Economy FUSION UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 1st August 2013
TSB Resource Efficiency Funding Briefing FUSION UCA Farnham, Farnham, Surrey 11th March 2013