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The Circular Economy - A Holistic Vision for Achieving Prosperity

  • Baruch College, Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity 151 East 25th Street, Room 750 New York, NY, 10010 United States (map)

This panel, sponsored by the Sustainability Practice Network and Baruch College - Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity, will present inspiring business best practices and elaborate on opportunities and barriers encountered when making the transition to a circular economy.

Moderator: Elizabeth Balkan, Director of Policy and Senior Advisor, Office of the Commissioner at NYC Department of Sanitation


  • Marian Chertow, Associate Professor of Industrial Environmental Management, Director of the Industrial Environmental Management Program, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
  • Kate Daly, Senior Vice President, Center for Economic Transformation, NYC Economic Development Corporation
  • PJ Deschenes, Partner, Greentech Capital Advisors
  • Jean-Charles Guinot, CE100 Business Programme Manager, Ellen MacArthur Foundation
  • José Manuel dos Santos, Head of Design l Americas, Philips Lighting

Image: Circular Economy System Diagram, from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation.

Earlier Event: February 28
Pitch Contest - Talk Trash City
Later Event: March 6
Brooklyn SWAB Meeting