From bill of materials to material passport: The importance of tracking materials for a circular economy
13 Sep 2022, 14:00-15:00
The HOUSEFUL Webinar Series presents the circular solutions that are currently under development and will be demonstrated at building scale in each of the four project's demo buildings. The 1st webinar will focus on material solutions. The event is free of charge.
As part of the European project Houseful, Turntoo and ITeC are hosting a webinar on the circular economy. The webinar will give an overview of solutions for the circular economy ranging from business models to design and data management.
Thomas Rau, founder of TurnToo and author of ” Material Matters” will hold an inspirational presentation on circularity giving a broad view of the changes needed from business models, design and construction, material passports, and the cultural change needed for the circular transformation.
Licinio Alfaro, Head of the Department of Sustainable Construction in ITeC, will explain High-Information Sustainable Digital Models, and the importance of digital models to incorporate all sustainability indicators in the decision-making, especially for the creation of Bill of materials and Bill of quantities.
The discussion will be hosted by Diego Giuliani, a journalist from Euronews and ICONS editorial manager.
14.00 – 14.10 – Welcome
14.10 - 14.30 – Presentation by Thomas Rau
14.30 – 14.50 – Presentation by Licinio Alfaro
14:50 – 15:00 – Discussion and Q&A