Workshop: Developing Life Cycle Analysis

The University of Oslo is hosting a workshop on life cycle analysis on 23 April 2018. The event is by-invitation-only, based on this call for abstracts which invites contributions to a book project under the working title: Developing Life Cycle Analysis: Life Cycle Criteria tools and methodologies for public procurement in the EU.

Illustration: NIST - National Institute of Standards and Technology

Those tentatively selected to contribute will be invited to the workshop in Oslo to present and discuss their chapters. Subject to peer-review, contributions will be included in an edited volume published by a high-level international publisher, edited by Ass. Prof. Marta Andrecka University of Copenhagen, Prof. Roberto Caranta, Turin University, and Senior Advisor Anja Wiesbrock, The Research Council of Norway, and member of the Research Group Companies, Markets and Sustainability.


09:00                    Registration / Coffee & tea

09:30                    Welcome by Marta Andrecka

10:00                    Introduction by Anja Wiesbrock

10:20                    Raquel Carvalho

                              Sustainable development, public contracts and Life-Cycle Costing: does one tool meet the goal?

10:40                    Discussion

11:00                    Steven Van Garsse

                              Life Cycle Analysis and Public-Private Partnerships

11:20                    Discussion

11:40                    Jason J. Czarnezki

                              Life Cycle Costing, Eco-Labels, and Green Public Procurement: Promoting Environmental Interests in

                              the United States and European Union

12:00                   Discussion

12:20                   Lunch

13:00                   Rodrigo Lozano, Sigrid Petterssen & Anette Jonsall

                 Quadruple helix collaboration for public procurement: fulfilling real needs in the procurement of lighting

13:20                   Discussion

13:40                   Deirdre Halloran

                             Life Cycle Costing within sustainable procurement practices in the EU’s Social Housing Sector

14:00                   Discussion

14:20                   Dacian Dragos & Raluca Suciu

                             Developing LCC criteria for ICT products in Romania

15:00                    Short break

15:20                   Malgorzata Koszewska

                The role of Ecolabels in Creation Cycle Criteria Tools for Public Procurement. The Case of Textile and Clothing Products

15:40                   Discussion

16:00                   CPB comments (Difi or Swedish CPB)

16:20                   Discussion

17:20                   Closing Remarks by Marta Andrecka, Roberto Caranta, Anja Wiesbrock


Practical information

Participation at the workshop is by-invitation-only, based on this Call for Papers.




Published Dec. 8, 2017 10:17 AM - Last modified Apr. 11, 2018 2:15 PM