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On 19 April 2023, Veena will deliver an address at the Prada Frames Milan 2023 Symposium, Materials in Flux.
Joining materials innovators and speakers from around the world in Milan, Veena talk about the importance of using waste as a resource to achieve sustainability and decarbonisation goals.
Veena will share her vision for a sustainable future, highlight the importance of creating a circular economy and how using waste as a resource - including various UNSW SMaRT Centre innovations -must be at the centre of innovative decarbonisation efforts.
Events hosts say:
On 17-19 April, a packed programme of six sessions over three days will bring together scholars and professionals from various fields of research, including Tim Ingold, Elizabeth Povinelli, Beatriz Colomina, Mark Wigley, Sophie Chao, Veena Sahajwalla and Hans Ulrich Obrist.
Session 5 introduces e-waste geographies emphasizing local models of production and care. The session delves into the spatial, social and environmental dimensions of e-waste management and recirculation.
Session 5 - GOVERNING
11:00 am–12:30 pm
BAS VAN ABEL
VEENA SAHAJWALLA with ALICE RAWSTHORN