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Key Facts:
Project start: 1 January 2011
Project end: 31 December 2012
Funding Scheme: European Commission's Seventh Framework Programme
(Coordination and Support Action)
EU Contribution: 1,423,082 €
Grant Agreement Nr: 263962


Coordinator: Collaborating Centre
on Sustainable Consumption and
Production (CSCP)
Project Director: Cheryl Hicks
Project Manager: Nora Brüggemann

EC Scientific Officer: Perla Srour-Gandon

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All Speakers confirmed now for our Final Conference 26-27 November in Brussels

Sunday, 2012-11-18

All speakers of the SPREAD Sustainable Lifestyles 2050 final conference “Catalyzing Action: EU Sustainable Lifestyles Roadmap & Action Plan to 2050”on the 26 & 27 November, in Brussels, are confirmed now. View the full agenda and learn more about our speakers.

Speakers for plenary sessions and workshops include: Directorate General Research and Innovation of the European Commission, Directorate General for Health & Consumers of the European Commission, UNEP,  DEFRA, IKEA, European Environment Agency, Swedish Ministry of the Environment, SUSTAINIA, Bioregional, PERL: Partnership for Education & Sustainable Lifestyles, the Flemish Parliament, Footprint NL, Wuppertal Institute, the Federal Planning Bureau INTEGER, Global Advisory, Kennisland, ECO- Counselling Europe, LiveWell for LIFE, Agencia d'Ecologia Urbana de Barcelona, Public Health Wales, INPES France, Stockholm City Council, Institute for Environmental Science and Technology, Antinea Foundation, Connecting Cultures, Open Knowledge Festival, Sustainable Luxury....and many more!

During the conference, we will present the EU Sustainable Lifestyle Roadmap 2012-2050, four Scenarios for Future Sustainable Living and the Future Research Agenda for Sustainable Lifestyles. You will have the chance to interact with the new 8000 kg sustainable lifestyle footprint and calculate your own footprint, meet the people, initiatives, and organisations who are already driving the change towards more sustainable living in Europe, experience future sustainable societies that support more sustainable living for all come to life through live demonstrations and visualisations…

Action focused workshops will discuss the activation of the EU Sustainable Lifestyles Roadmap & Action Plan - key themes will include: the importance of localisation, infrastructure, health, well-being and social equity, choice influencing, Europe and the global context and many more.

Don’t miss the chance to meet inspiring people from policy and practice, research and business, civil society, science, economy, design and co-create new partnerships to advance and accelerate your work!

For a detailed agenda, please see www.sustainable-lifestyles.eu/conference/agenda.html

For an overview on speakers please click here.