- Sustainable Public Procurement
DATE: 22 September 2020
TIME: 3pm CET
REGISTRATION: You can register for the online event here.
What does the circular economy actually mean for IT products — and how can it be implemented on the ground, when you procure and use IT products? What stands in the way for circularity and how can these obstacles be removed?
On 9th of June TCO Certified launched its annual Impacts and Insights report, on 22nd of September they have invited some of the experts to have discussion on these matters.
Some of the experts from the report will be there to answer any questions. They will do a deep-dive into the topic, getting into the details. Together, they’ll walk participants through some of the 33 hand-on tips for circular management and procurement of IT products.
Steve Haskew, Strategic Sustainability Executive at Circular Computing
Sebastian Holmström, Circular Strategy Lead at Inrego
Josefin Levander, Sustainability Expert at Malmö City Council in Sweden
Siddharth Prakash, Senior Researcher Sustainable Products and Material Flows at Öeko-Institut
Birgitte Krebs Schleemann, Projectmanager at the Environmental and Energy Office, City of Aalborg
The event is moderated by Cassandra Julin, PR and Communication Manager at TCO Development. Additional speakers will be added
Toward sustainable IT products
TCO Certified is the world-leading sustainability certification for IT products. Its comprehensive criteria are designed to drive social and environmental responsibility throughout the product life cycle. Covering 11 product categories including computers, mobile devices, display products and data center products, compliance is independently verified, both pre and post certification.