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Published January 3, 2018

Education for the Circular Economy

Circular economy thinking needs to be integrated in the thinking of all future professionals. This session will discuss solutions for circular economy education in two countries with leading educational systems, Finland and Japan.

11:00 Introduction
SDG’s and Education​ see presentation
Michiharu Kono, Director, Office of Environmental Education, Ministry of the Environment​ Japan
Skills required for the future circular economy based industries and working life​
Kirsi Sormunen, Member on the Board of Directors, Sitra ​
Chris Grantham, Executive Director, Circular Economy, IDEO​
Education solutions for the circular economy:​
Case Me & My City: Kaisa Koistinen, Director, Economic Information Office TAT​ see presentation
Case Mottainai: Megumi Muto, Director General, Global Environment Department, JICA​ see presentation
Wrap up by the moderator​
12:30​ Session ends​

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