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Circular Economy in Focus at the 13th Annual Economic Summit

A panel of Island-based thought leaders will provide overview and engage audience in an ‘ideas jam’ for advancing circular economy on Vancouver Island.

Moderated by Julie Sperber of Gabriola Island Economic Development, this session will feature contributions from:

  • Paul Shorthouse of the Delphi Group, a strategic consultancy providing innovative solutions related to climate change and corporate sustainability;
  • Jill Ducette of Synergy Corporate Sustainability Management reporting on their ‘Project Zero’ initiative–a circular business incubator; and,
  • Tracy Casavant representing the National Industrial Symbiosis Program (NISP), the World’s leader in practical application of circular economy methodology. 


The Circular Economy theme will be complemented by other sessions in the 2019 Summit program such as Climate Change Mitigation and Adapatation, and Clean Technology. Watch for updates…

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