Event|November 16, 2022

From Data to Action event recording

Did you miss the Circular Design Network project’s closing event on 10 November? Have a look at the recording! You can also contact us if you are interested in the presentation materials, just send your request to tytti.nikunen@vtt.fi. See also our design guide published in the event: Data-Driven Circular Design: A Guide Book

Moderators: Inka Orko, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland & Kirsi Niinimäki, Aalto University


Session 1: Key notes 

Opening: Overview to Circular Design Network activities, Päivi Kivikytö-Reponen, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Keynote 1: ESG Traceability of value chains for the circular transition, Maria Teresa Pisani, Chief Trade Facilitation Section (OiC), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)   

Keynote 2: Insights to the battery passport and its data model, Dr. Adrian von Mühlenen, PO digital product pass Catena-X, BASF Coatings GmbH 


Session 2: Circular Design Network project results & the way forward 

Launch of the project’s guide to Circular Design, Päivi Kivikytö-Reponen & Roosa Muukkonen VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Circularity in textiles – Environmental benefits and challenges, Susanna Horn & Kiia Mölsä, Finnish Environment Institute 

Strategic Opportunities in the Finnish Battery Value Chain, Sonja Lavikko & Tommi Kauppila, Geological Survey of Finland 

Carbon cycles in the agri-food value chain, Hannu Ilvesniemi & Erika Winqvist, Natural Resources Institute Finland

Next steps: Policies for data use in circular economy, Petrus Kautto, Finnish Environment Institute  

Closing words, Inka Orko, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland