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The circular economy: transitioning to sustainability?

The Conference

This one day conference is hosted by CBiS (Centre for Business in Society), Coventry University, in collaboration with CReiMS (Centre for Research in Marketing and Society), Sheffield University Management School and the Academy of Marketing Sustainability SIG. The conference is aimed at theemerging transition agenda for research within the broader social sciences around the interconnections between the circular economy and sustainability. We want to highlight the diverse and multifaceted range of issues stemming from the circular economy and sustainability, focusing on the ultimate goal of living well, within environmental limits.

Submission and Programme Details

Date: Tuesday 11 July 2017.

Venue: Coventry University, TechnoCentre

Time: 09.30 – 17.00

Fee: £50 (£30 doctoral candidates) lunch/refreshments provided

Conference Chairs: Professor Marylyn Carrigan; Professor Sally Dibb

Conference Organisers:

  • CBiS - Dr David Bek; Professor Ming Lim; Dr Nick Henry; Dr Paul Sissons
  • CReiMS - Professor Victoria Wells
  • Academy of Marketing Sustainability SIG - Dr Caroline Oates (CReiMS); Dr Claudia E. Henninger (School of Materials, University of Manchester)
  • Cristiana Pace, Lisa Reutgers, Malte Busch, Natalie Dukes, Nora Lanari, Rebecca Beech, Viktoria Lamprinaki (CBiS PhD Students)

Sessions: Roundtable discussion sessions will be themed around the research interests of those attending.Delegates are asked to submit an extended abstract in advance (750-1000 words, not includingreferences; no appendices) aligned to the conference theme

Conference Programme: You can download the Conference Programme. Hardcopies will not be available on the day and as such you are encouraged to bring along with you an electronic version of the proceedings.

Key Dates

Notification of acceptance will be by 2nd May 2017

Online registration opens April 10th 2017

Latest online registration by 2nd June 2017

Abstracts will be posted online by 13th June 2017

Please follow the guidelines provided in the full conference details below, and submit extended abstracts no later than 17th March 2017 to Professor Marylyn Carrigan: cbis.info@coventry.ac.uk

Doctoral posters are also accepted.

Download full conference details.

Jul 11

Event Time:
Start time: 09:00
End time: 17:00

Event Location:
Techno Centre

Event Contact:

CBiS Conference; The circular economy: transitioning to sustainability?