PVC news, events and features

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PVC 2020 continues to build on the reputation of this world-leading triennial conference series, delivering a comprehensive and varied programme of international speakers, high-quality papers and exceptional networking opportunities.

Will the mining sector benefit from the  Circular Economy?

IOM3 is pleased to have appointed Margaret Copland, CEng, CSci, FIMMM Senior Wells & Technology Manager at the Oil and Gas Authority and a board member of the Oil and Gas Division as the Vice Chair of the IOM3 Technology Communities Board.

Iain Gulland, Zero Waste Scotland’s founding Chief Executive and previously led its predecessor programme, WRAP Scotland, has been announced as the first keynote speaker for PVC 2020 taking place in Edinburgh on 20–23 April. Iain has more than 25 years’ experience in sustainable resource management.

The UK government has recently set out two ambitious and long-term strategic objectives, namely the 25-year environmental action plan and a commitment for the UK to be zero net carbon by 2050. This conference critically examines these two challenges, with an emphasis on rigorous systems thinking and numerical estimates.


Upcoming events

No events are scheduled at present.