Life Cycle Assessment Conference - a Tool for strategic decision-making (LCA Conference [avni)

Venue: Lille Grand Palais

Location: Lille, France

Event Date/Time: Nov 06, 2012 End Date/Time: Nov 07, 2012
Registration Date: Nov 01, 2012
Early Registration Date: Sep 14, 2012
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 30, 2012
Paper Submission Date: Jun 15, 2012
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Two days of co-learning between business, local authorities, researchers and experts around life cycle assessment in order to:

Learn the latest in LCA trends
Anticipate future evolutions and regulation
Establish partnerships
Use LCA as a tool to make your Sustainability Strategy tangible

What is LCA?
Life Cycle Assessment is a methodology to evaluate the environmental impact of a product, service or process, from the extraction of raw materials to end of life disposal.

It allows companies and local authorities to:
anticipate regulation
better manage risks and costs associated with the life cycle of its activities
improve the functioning and quality of products and services
encourage sustainable production and consumption
measure the environmental benefits of products and services, and anticipate market expectations

Why the [avniR] Conference?
The [avniR] Conference aims to bring together large companies and SMEs, public authorities and international experts in order to:

better understand client and supplier expectations regarding LCA.
help you identify tools tailored to your sector and situation
be inspired by good practices of companies and public authorities having implemented LCA
better target your purchasing policy by considering environmental impacts
be up to date on latest developments in environmental labelling, where France is leading the way
share experiences in a solutions-oriented environment