Documentary film: Closing the Loop

Date Wednesday 6 June 2018
Time 5:30pm - 7pm
Where MSB.1.41, Executive Education, Waikato Management School, Hillcrest Road
Admission Cost Free

Staff and students are invited to attend a free screening of the world's first full-length documentary on the circular (zero-waste) economy, Closing the Loop, on Wednesday, 6 June from 5.30pm.

This event is brought to you by Waikato Management School’s Research Unit for Responsible and Sustainable Management.

Closing the Loop explores five key strategies for achieving a circular economy – reduce, reuse, recycle, renew and reinvent – by showcasing innovative examples from Europe, Latin America and Africa.

The film is presented by global sustainability expert Dr Wayne Visser from the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, in collaboration with Emmy Award-winning director Graham Ehlers Sheldon.

It also includes commentary from centres of excellence like the World Economic Forum and the University of Cambridge.

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The screening will be followed by a short panel discussion and Q&A with four panellists:

- Abbie Reynolds, CEO of the NZ Sustainable Business Council
- Adele Rose, CEO of the 3R Group
- Professor of Economics Les Oxley, Waikato Management School
- Professor Juliet Roper, Waikato Management School.

Numbers are strictly limited. If you'd like to attend, please email your RSVP to by 4th June to confirm your attendance.

Where: MSB 1.41, Executive Education suite, Waikato Management School. Entry via main reception of building, down the stairs and turn right.