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2016 Global Dialogue On Waste

June to September 2016: Bringing the best minds together to explore the role of waste management in improving wellbeing

Bringing the best minds together to explore the role of waste management in human wellbeing

The 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste is bringing the best minds together to explore the role of waste management in improving wellbeing

THE 2016 GLOBAL DIALOGUE ON WASTE HAS ENDED

On this page, you can find all panels and interviews organized during the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste and information about our contributors.

#WasteDialog will be an ongoing conversation

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TOPICS & THEMES

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WEDNESDAYS, JUNE 2016

Oceans & Plastic Pollution theme, curated by Dianna Cohen on Wednesdays

  • Outer Space & Deep Oceans
  • Health Impacts of Plastic Pollution 
  • Arts, Communications & Behaviour Change
  • Solutions, Alternatives & Innovation

WEDNESDAYS, AUGUST 2016

Making a Case for Waste theme, curated by Mike Webster

  • Sustainable Development Goals through Waste 
  • Evidence Base for a Case for Waste 
  • Waste as a Global Commodity - Recyclables & E-waste 
  • International Donor Priorities for Funding Waste Related Projects 

WEDNESDAYS, JULY 2016

Consumption & Climate Change theme

  • Potential for Mitigating Climate Change through Waste Management
  • Changing Lifestyle to Mitigate Climate Change
  • Tools for Managing Consumption in Cities

WEDNESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 2016

Future of Waste theme, curated by Margaret Bates

  • Future of Waste Prevention, Reuse & the Sharing Economy 
  • Future of Waste Collection Systems Worldwide 
  • Future of Recycling Technology 
  • Future of Thermal and Biological Waste Treatment Technology 

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CURATORS

Dianna Cohen Plastic Pollution Coalition

DIANNA COHEN

CEO, Plastic Pollution Coalition

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Professor Margaret Bates

MARGARET BATES

Professor, University of Northampton

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RANJITH ANNEPU

Co-founder, be Waste Wise

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SILVER SPONSORS


ISVAG Logo - Gold Sponsor - 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste

 

BRONZE SPONSORS


Global WTERT Council

 

PARTNERS


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Correct Logo Plastic Pollution Coalition

 

PREVIOUS PANELS




September 29, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Demetra Tsiamis (Associate Director of Earth Engineering Center at CCNY) discuss the Future of Waste Treatment Technologies with Prof. Marco Castaldi (Associate Professor at City College of New York), Prof. Nickolas Themelis (Director of Earth Engineering Center, Columbia University) and Dr. Venkata Mohan (Prinicipal Scientist at Indian Institute of Chemical Technology). This panel was organized under the "Future of Waste" theme curated by Prof. Margaret Bates of University of Northampton, as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise.Read More





September 29, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Prof. Margaret Bates of University of Northampton and Dr. Pete Shaw from University of Southampton discuss the Future of Waste Collection Systems worldwide. This panel was organized under the "Future of Waste" theme curated by Prof. Margaret Bates as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise.Read More





September 14, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Bridget Croke (Closed Loop Fund) and Doug Woodring (Ocean Recovery Alliance) discuss the Future of Recycling Technology with Prof. Margaret Bates (Northampton University) . This panel was organized under the theme "Future of Waste" curated by Prof. Margaret Bates as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste.Read More





September 2, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Prof. David Wilson is the Chief Author of the Global Waste Management Outlook report published by UN and ISWA. Zoe Lenkiewicz is a well known PR & Communications professional in waste management. They get together to discuss the need for data in waste and how to build an evidence base for making a case for waste as a global challenge. This panel was organized under the theme "Making a Case for Waste" curated by Mike Webster of WasteAid UK as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise. Read More





August 31, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Prof. Margaret Bates, University of Northampton and Prof. Cindy Isenhour, University of Maine discuss fashion, thrift stores, zero waste tourism, 3-D printing, product stewardship among other topics. This panel was organized as part of the theme "Future of Waste" curated by Prof. Margaret Bates as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste.Read More





August 24, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Marcus Lee, Senior Urban Economist at World Bank, David Lerpieniere, an Independent Waste Management Consultant and Andy Whiteman (Wasteaware/RWA Group) discuss trends in international development funding for waste management. This panel is organized under the theme "Making a Case for Waste" curated by Mike Webster and organized by be Waste Wise as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on WasteRead More





August 23, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch David Newman, President of ISWA and Mike Webster, Chair of WasteAid UK to discuss sustainable development goals and how they can be achieved through better waste management. This panel is organized under the theme "Making a Case for Waste" curated by Mike Webster and organized by be Waste Wise as part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on WasteRead More





August 23, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Join Prof. Paul Brunner from Vienna Institute of Technology to discuss tools available to manage consumption in cities, like life cycle analysis and urban metabolism. This panel is sponsored by ISVAG and organized under the Consumption & Climate Change theme under the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste.Read More





August 23, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Prof. Carl Zimring (Pratt Institute) and Alisa Shargorodsky (Zero Waste Consultant) discuss the our lifestyles, impact on waste generation and climate change. This panel is organized under the theme "Consumption & Climate Change" sponsored by ISVAG under the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste.Read More





August 23, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Chris Sherrington and Tim Elliott from Eunomia Research & Consulting discuss the role of deposits and other economic and policy instruments to reduce consumption and climate change. This panel was co-organized by Eunomia Research & Consulting and be Waste Wise (@bewastewise) under the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste.Read More





August 23, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Creative Conservationist and NatGeo Explorer, Asher Jay discuss solutions and alternatives to plastic pollution with Florian Hoffman, the Founder of DO School and Andrew Almack, Founder of Plastics for Change. This panel is organized as part of the Oceans & Plastic Pollution theme curated by Dianna Cohen of Plastic Pollution Coalition (@plasticpollutes) under the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise (@bewastewise)Read More





August 23, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Environmental Attorney Lisa Boyle discuss the health impacts of plastic pollution with Author and Mountaineer, Arlene Blum, Marine Scientist, Abby Barrows and Stacy Malkan, Co-founder of U.S. Right to Know. This panel is organized as part of the Oceans & Plastic Pollution theme curated by Dianna Cohen of Plastic Pollution Coalition (@plasticpollutes) under the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste organized by be Waste Wise (@bewastewise)Read More





July 25, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels
Watch Dianna Cohen, Marcus Eriksen, Roz Savage and Sourabh Kaushal discuss the issue of waste management in outer space and deep oceans. This panel is part of the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste's theme: Oceans & Plastic Pollution organized by be Waste Wise and Plastic Pollution Coalition.Read More



ESSAYS & TWITTER INTERVIEWS




July 14, 2016 from our Articles, bWW Essays, The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste
Improper waste management can have far reaching negative impact, which go beyond immediate negative externalities and can significantly impact the frame of mind of people inhabiting those areas.Read More





June 16, 2016 from our bWW Essays, The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste

As part of our #WasteDialog around the 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, we posed a question to visionaries and leaders in waste management. We will share their answers to how good waste management can improve well-being.  Here’s the response from Adam Read, Ricardo-AEA’s ... Read More







May 30, 2016 from our Articles, bWW Essays, The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste

As part of our #WasteDialog around the 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, we posed a question to visionaries and leaders in waste management. We will share their answers to how good waste management can improve well-being.  Here’s the first response from Eric Lombardi, ... Read More







September 11, 2016 from our Articles, Interviews, The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste

 

Margaret Bates is Professor Sustainable Wastes Management at the University of Northampton. She has been involved in wastes management for over 25 years and undertook her PhD on landfill microbiology. She is the curator of this month’s #wastedialog.

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June 23, 2016 from our Interviews, The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste
We chatted with Anna Cummins about the impact of the plastic problem on earth, communicating about the ocean plastic problem, the 5 Gyres Ambassador Program, and their planned Arctic Expedition, among other things.Read More





June 14, 2016 from our Interviews, The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste

 

Nicholas Mallos is a Marine Debris Specialist, who currently works at Ocean Conservancy as the Director of the Trash Free Seas Program. He has spent the past decade researching the ecological, economic and behavioral components associated with ocean ... Read More





SPEAKERS

Andrew Almack Plastics For Change

ANDREW ALMACK

Founder, Plastics for Change

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Abby Barrows

ABBY BARROWS

Marine Scientist, Adventurers & Scientists for Conservation

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Professor Margaret Bates

MARGARET BATES

Professor, University of Northampton

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ARLENE BLUM

Biophysical Chemist, Author & Mountaineer

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Lisa Boyle

LISA BOYLE

Environmental Attorney

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PAUL BRUNNER

Head, Institute for Water Quality, Resource and Waste Management, Vienna University of Technology

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MARCO CASTALDI

Associate Professor, City College of New York

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BRIDGET CROKE

External Affairs, Closed Loop Fund

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Tim Elliott Eunomia

TIM ELLIOTT

Senior Consultant, Eunomia Research & Consulting

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Marcus Eriksen 5 Gyres Institute

MARCUS ERIKSEN

Director of Research, 5 Gyres Institute

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Florian

FLORIAN HOFFMANN

Founder of the DO School

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Cindy Isenhour

CINDY ISENHOUR

Assistant Professor, University of Maine

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Asher Jay

ASHER JAY

Creative Conservationist & NatGeo Emerging Explorer

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Sourabh Kaushal

SOURABH KAUSHAL

Space Explorer and INK Fellow

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Marcus Lee

MARCUS LEE

Senior Urban Economist, World Bank

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Stacy Malkan

STACY MALKAN

Co-Founder, U.S. Right To Know

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Dr. S. Venkata Mohan

VENKATA MOHAN

Principal Scientist, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology

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David Newman ISWA

DAVID NEWMAN

President, International Solid Waste Association (ISWA)

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Roz Savage

ROZ SAVAGE

Ocean Rower & Environmental Campaigner

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Peter Shaw University of Southampton

PETE SHAW

Senior Lecturer, University of Southampton

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Chris Sherrington Eunomia

CHRIS SHERRINGTON

Principal Consultant, Eunomia Research & Consulting

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Nickolas Themelis LinkedIn

NICKOLAS THEMELIS

Director, Earth Engineering Center, Columbia University

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demetra-tsiamis

DEMETRA TSIAMIS

Associate Director, Earth Engineering Center at CCNY

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Andy Whiteman, Director, RWA Group

ANDY WHITEMAN

Director, Resources & Waste Advisory (RWA) Group

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DAVID WILSON

Independent Resource Management Consultant

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DOUG WOODRING

Co-founder, Ocean Recovery Alliance

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CARL ZIMRING

Associate Professor, Pratt Institute

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