The Industrial Symbiosis Research Symbiosis is an annual event held by the ISIE section on eco-industrial development and industrial symbiosis (EID/IS).
The symposium aims at bringing together researchers and practitioners to exchange on current research activities and EIP trends as well as to identify future research needs. The symposium is a unique opportunity to share recent information on field projects development in relation with research activities worldwide.
After each symposium, a publication or a concept note is written as a summary of all discussions and shared with all participants and the broader EID/IS community to stimulate collaboration and the emergence of new research.
Please visit our section website for information about past events: http://www.is4ie.org/industrialsymbiosis
The meeting will be hosted at The Plant, 1400 W 46th St, Chicago, IL 60609. The Plant is a groundbreaking food production space designed to be a net-zero, closed loop system in Chicago’s Back of the Yards. More info: http://plantchicago.org/
|8:30-9am:||Bus from UIC Forum to The Plant|
Worldwide Round-up of IS/EID projects
Discussion of EIP Indicators Initiative
|12:30-2pm:||Lunch and Tour of The Plant|
IS challenges and outlook in North America.
Panel with former members of Chicago’s Waste To Profit Network
|5-5:30pm:||Bus back to UIC Forum|
|7-10pm:||Dinner at local restaurant|