Shaping the Circular Economy

How will the shift towards a "circular" economy create new business and growth opportunities?

  •  Rethinking resource flows
  • Redesigning product life cycles
  • Redirecting consumer behaviour

Discussion Leaders

  • Marian Chertow, Associate Professor of Industrial Environmental Management, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, USA
  • Thomas M. Connelly, Executive Vice-President and Chief Innovation Officer, DuPont, USA
  • William V. Hickey, Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Sealed Air, USA
  • Tan Yinglan, Author, Singapore; Young Global Leader; Global Agenda Council on Fostering Entrepreneurship
  • Jochen R. Wermuth, Managing Partner, Wermuth Asset Management, Germany

Facilitated by

  • Richard T. Pascale, Associate Fellow, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, United Kingdom


  • Jem Bendell, Founder and Director, Lifeworth, Switzerland; Young Global Leader