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This is a podcast series develop as part of the 2018 Ellen McArthur Foundation Disruptive Innovation Festival.
The podcast design was created by Drs Melissa Edwards and Paul Brown from the UTS Centre for Business and Social Innovation who facilitate a research project on the Circular Economy. The podcast was developed, created and edited by UTS BCII graduates Hannah Mullen and Sophia Chrysanthos.
It is a 5-part series in which we explore the topic:
If we've known about all things Circular Economy for decades, why has adoption into policy and business practice taken much longer? Businesses in Australia have been driving the change, but now the landscape is changing as new policy frameworks are being developed by state governments). When collaboration is key, we talk to leading researchers, policy makers and businesses to find out how we might encourage a common approach, within and across industries, to transition to a circular economy. Can we have a Circular Sydney?
Part One: Circular Economy Intro, Thriving & Abundance
Introduction – Hannah Mullen, BCII Graduate
Introduction – Dr Melissa Edwards, Senior Lecturer UTS
Overview – Candice Quartermain, Circular Economy Australia.
Part Two: Sharing Economy, Environmental Externalities & Regulation
Claire Marshall – The Sharing Map Sydney, Research Associate UTS
Prof Cameron Tonkinwise – Director of Interdisciplinary Design, UTS
Jess Miller – Councillor City of Sydney
Part Three: Product Stewardship, Corporate action & Collaboration
Brooke Donnelley - CEO for the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation
Helen Lewis – Eco-design and Product Stewardship Consultant, Adjunct Professor, Institute for Sustainable Futures
Part Four: A foucs on Circular Fashion
Grahan Ross - Co-Founder BlockTexx and Founder/CEO Kasuga Ahlethica
Camille Reed - Founder of the Australian Circular Fashion Alliance
Part Five: Academic Discussion Of Key Topics in the Circular Sydney Podcast
Dr Paul Brown - Senior Lecturer, UTS Faculty of Transdsiciplinary Innovation & UTS Business School
Dr Melissa Edwards - Senior Lecturer, UTS Business School
These podcasts could be used to give students an overview of issues and opportunities related to the Circular Economy.