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Organized and co-organized by the Center for Industrial Ecology

 

 

2017

 

20 Sep        Opening Lecture EfS 2017/2018: “The Circular Economy and the Built Environment” by Roland Clift (University of Surrey, UK)

Co-organized by: CIE-UC (Fausto Freire) and EfS-UC

Local: Auditorium of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Coimbra (Polo II campus).

Admission is free. No registration is needed.

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14 Mar        Lecture: “Quantitative building and infrastructure sustainability and resilience” by Jeremy Gregory (Materials Systems Laboratory at MIT)

Organized by CIE-UC: Fausto Freire

Local: Auditorium of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Coimbra (Polo II campus).

Admission is free. No registration is needed.

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8-10 Feb    Thematic Session at the 3rd Energy for Sustainability International Conference (EfS2017) – Designing Cities & Communities for the Future

Life-cycle assessment (LCA) and management (LCM), organized by Fausto Freire, João Malça, Érica Castanheira and Carla Rodrigues

Local: Funchal, Madeira Island (Portugal)

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24 Jan        Lecture: “Environmental Assessment of Recycling and Beneficial use of Industrial Waste” by Elsa Olivetti (Materials Science and Engineering Department at MIT)

Organized by CIE-UC: Fausto Freire

Local: Amphitheater II - Mechanical Engineering Department - University of Coimbra (Polo II campus)

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2016

 

5 Dec         Lecture:“A Estratégia Nacional para a Energia, para os Transportes e o seu Quadro Político e Regulamentar no âmbito da União Europeia” by Eng.º Jaime Braga (Portuguese Association of Biofuel Producers, APPB)

Organized by CIE-UC: Fausto Freire

Local: DEM-UC

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28 Jun        Workshop: “Desenvolvimento de Biocombustíveis mais Sustentáveis”

Co-organized by: ENMC - Entidade Nacional para o Mercado de Combustíveis, E.P.E. (National Authority for Fuel Market), FCTUC - Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra and CIE-UC

Local: FCTUC, Coimbra

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26 Jan        Workshop: “O Impacte Ambiental de Produtos e a Competitividade e Valor das Marcas”

Co-organized by: ACIFF - Associação Comercial e Industrial da Figueira da Foz and CIE-UC

Local: ACIFF, Figueira da Foz

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2015

 

17 Dec       Lecture: “Water Footprint: why, for what and how?” by Paula Quinteiro (CESAM, University of Aveiro)

Organized by: CIE-UC

Local: DEM-UC - Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Coimbra

 

6 Nov         EfS Open Lecture: “Carbon Footprinting, Concepts, Approaches and Problems” by Prof. Roland Clift (University of Surrey, UK)

Organized by: EfS – Energy for Sustainability Initiative of the University of Coimbra and CIE-UC

Local: DEM-UC

 

14-15 May  Special Sessions at the EfS 2015 Conference – Sustainable Cities: Designing for People and the Planet

Greening the Automobile, organized by João Malça and Rita Garcia

Life-cycle Assessment of Bioenergy, organized by Fausto Freire, Érica Castanheira, João Malça

Sustainability Assessment of Agro-Industrial Chains, organized by Érica Castanheira, Filipa Figueiredo

Local: Department of Mathematics, University of Coimbra

 

 

15-16 Mar  2nd Discussion Forum on Industrial Ecology and Life-Cycle Management

Organized by CIE-UC: Fausto Freire (Chair), Carla Caldeira, Carla Rodrigues, Érica Castanheira, Joana Bastos, João Malça, Rita Garcia

Local: DEM-UC

 

 

2014

 

6 Nov         EfS Open Lecture: “Sustainability of Biofuels in Brazil”, by Suani Coelho (University of São Paulo, Brazil)

Co-organized by: EfS and CIE-UC

 

11 Jul         Workshop: “Eco-efficiency in the Portuguese wine and olive oil production sector”

Organized by: IPB - Polytechnic Institute of Bragança, CIMO - Mountain Research Center and CIE-UC

Local: Anfiteatro do Centro Cultural de Mirandela, Vila Real

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7-8 Apr       1st Discussion Forum on Industrial Ecology and Life-Cycle Management

Organized by: Fausto Freire (Chair), Luís Dias (Co-chair), Carla Caldeira, Carla Rodrigues, Érica Castanheira, Rita Garcia

Local: DEM-UC

 

 

2013

 

11 Sep       Short-course: “LCA and micro-economic modeling of agro-energy”, by Stelios Rozakis (Agricultural University of Athens, Greece)

Organized by CIE-UC: Fausto Freire and Carla Caldeira

Local: DEM-UC

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8-10 Sep    Special Sessions at the EfS 2013 Conference – Sustainable Cities: Designing for People and the Planet

Biofuels & Bioenergy, organized by Fausto Freire, Carla Caldeira, Érica Castanheira, João Malça (CIE-UC)

Life-cycle assessment in the built environment, organized by Fausto Freire, Carla Rodrigues, Joana Bastos, Vanessa Tavares (CIE-UC)

Sustainability of Food Systems, organized by Fausto Freire (CIE-UC), Luis Arroja (University of Aveiro)

Sustainable Electric Mobility, organized by Luís Dias (INESC-Coimbra), Fausto Freire, Pedro Marques, Rita Garcia (CIE-UC)

Local: Department of Mathematics, University of Coimbra

 

 

2012

 

27 Jun        Workshop EcoDeep: “Life-cycle inventories: Olive and vegetable oils, wine and horticultural"

Organized by: Fausto Freire (CIE- UC), Érica Castanheira (CIE-UC), Filipa Figueiredo (CIE-UC), Manuel Feliciano (IPB), Henrique Trindade (UTAD - University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro)

Local: UTAD, Vila Real

 

 

2011

 

5 Dec        Lecture: "Life-Cycle Management em empresas Brasileiras: A experiência do Grupo de Prevenção da Poluição da Universidade de São Paulo", by Luiz Kulay (University of São Paulo, Brazil)

Organized by: CIE-UC

Local: DEM-UC

 

3 Nov        Lecture: “Leveraging uncertainty to realize sustainable engineering systems: Case studies across three industries”, by Randy Kirchain (MSL-MIT)

Organized by: CIE-UC

Local: DEM-UC

 

 

2010

 

15-17 Apr  Special Session at the 25th Mini EURO Conference "Uncertainty and Robustness in Planning and Decision Making"

Confronting Uncertainty in LCA, organized by Fausto Freire (CIE-UC)

Local: Department of Mathematics, University of Coimbra