Life Cycle Initiative Events

2012 - 2013

Related events and conferences

Workshop on the Shonan Guidance Principles-First steps for implementing the Global Guidance Principles on LCA Databases in Asian countries, 27 January 2012, Tokyo, Japan.

1st International conference on Toxicological and Environmental Health Issues in Sub-Sahara Africa: a neglected priority area, 7 - 10 February 2012, Benin.

5th SETAC Europe Special Science Symposium on Ecosystem Services, 15 - 16 February 2012, Brussels, Belgium.

Expert Meeting of the UNEP/SETAC Project Group on Land Use in LCA, 17 February 2012,  Brussels, Belgium

World Water Forum 6th, 12-17 March 2012, Marseille, France.

L'ACV dans l'industrie, un moteur pour l'éco-conception et la communication, 28 March 2012, au CRP Henri Tudor à Luxembourg.

7e édition de la Conférence sur le développement durable et la responsabilité sociale, 25-26 April 2012,  Montréal, Canada.

6th SETAC World Congress / SETAC Europe 22nd Annual Meeting, 21-24 May 2012, Berlin, Germany. 

3rd International Conference on Green and Sustainable Innovation, 24 - 26 May 2012, Chiang Mai, Thailand

6th Society and Materials International Conference SAM-6, First announcement & call for papers, 30 - 31 May 2012, Leuven, Belgium.

The 2nd International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts, 10-13 June 2012, San Diego, USA.

Presentation of the '10-year Contribution of the UNEP/SETAC Life Cycle Initiative', 19 June 2012, at the UN Global Compact Forum on 'Green Economy Success Stories: Best Practices & Lessons Learned', side event of the World Summit for Sustainable Development (Rio+20), 22 - 23 June 2012, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Environmental Impact 2012, 1st International Conference on Environmental and Economic Impact on Sustainable Development. Incorporating Environmental Economics, Toxicology and Brownfields, 03-05 July 2012, New Forest, UK.

Global Guidance Principles for LCA Databases: Implementation and Capacity Building. Back-to-back the ISO TC 207 meetings, 30 June 2012, Bangkok, Thailand. To register please contact

International Symposium: Life Cycle Assessment and Construction Civil engineering and buildings, 10 - 12 July 2012, Nantes, France

First Indian Life Cycle Assessment and Management Conference (ILCM 2012), 21 - 23 August 2012, New Delhi, India

III Congresso Brasileiro em Gestão do Ciclo de Vida de Produtos e Serviços - Novos Desafios para um Planeta Sustentável, 3 - 6 September 2012, Maringá, Brazil

LCA XII, 25 - 27 September 2012, Tacoma, USA

MFA 2012, 26 - 28 September 2012,  Darmstadt, Germany

8th international conference on Life Cycle Assessment in the Agri-Food Sector, “LCA Food 2012”, 02-04 October 2012, Saint-Malo, France

3rd China LCM Conference, Beijing, China, October (dates to be confirmed), 2012

2nd [avniR] LCA Conference “a tool for strategic decision making”, November 6 – 7, Lille France

SETAC North America 33rd Annual Meeting, 11-15 November 2012, Long Beach California, USA

10th International Conference on EcoBalance (ICEB), 20 - 23 November 2012, Yokohama, Japan

SETAC Europe 18th LCA Case Study Symposium, November 26 - 28, Copenhagen, Denmark

V International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment, 25 – 28 March 2013, Mendoza Argentina

LCM 2013 conference, 25-28 August 2013, Gothenburg, Sweden 

IX International Life Cycle Assessment of Foods 2014 Conference, 18 – 22 August 2014, Champaign County, USA