EcoCity 2019

The EcoCity World Summit 2019 is happening in Vancouver this year and we are thrilled to be part of this international event! Below is a list of presentation sessions and workshops organized by Light House and NISP® Canada.

Monday, October 7, 2019

Workshop #06 Eco-industrial Park Planning & Design 10:15 am – 12:40 pm, Tracy Casavant, Light House / NISP® , Canada

Workshop #12 Test-driving the National Industrial Symbiosis Program NISP® 3:30 pm – 5:55 pm, Peter Laybourn, International Synergies Ltd, UK
Timo Makinen, National Industrial Symbiosis Program Canada, Canada

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Session 02D: Ecological Imperatives Earth’s Carrying Capacity: Leading and Learning to Live within Planetary Boundaries 12:25 pm – 12:40 pm Taza – Something Amazing is Coming, Joanne Sawatzky, Light House Sustainable Building Centre, Canada; Dan Van Leeuwen, Canderel MDC Development Mgmt, Canada; Christina Radvak, Light House Sustainable Building Centre, Canada

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Session 05C: Socio-Cultural Features Well Being/Quality of Life: Informal Solutions for Resilience 10:55 am – 11:10 am How Our Buildings Shape Us – The Common Characteristics of Socially Successful Buildings and Communities, Brenda Martens, Light House Sustainable Building Centre, Canada

Session 05D: Ecological Imperatives Ecological Integrity: Whole Systems Approaches to Greening the Supply and Resupply Chain 10:25 am – 10:40 am Advancing the Circular Economy via Industrial Symbiosis: Lessons from the NISP® Canada Pilot, Tracy Casavant, Light House / NISP® , Canada

For more information about Circular Economy and the National Industrial Symbiosis Program, visit the NISP® Canada website:

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