The Circular Economy and Product Service Systems – Conference

13226969_10153666368323494_7867568232550922093_nWU Students from SEEP program held this conference which aimed to raise awareness to the benefits and characteristics of circular economy and product service systems, while allowing professionals and academics to discuss potential IMGP8704pitfalls. Professionals from R.U.S.Z, Waste Management Department of BOKU, AK Wien, and Environmental Department of Vienna City gave insights about circular economy in the aspects of NGO’s initiatives, legal challenges, waste management concerning developing countries, public procurement and empirical investigation into obsolescence in Austria. Following the presentations, both the speakers and the audience had a fruitful discussion with opinions from diverse angles.