INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ON SOCIAL LCA -May 6 and 7, 2013 in Montreal

Conference Program

Monday May 6, 2013 Tuesday May 7, 2013

Monday May 6, 2013

Schedule Conference Title
9:00 - 9:40
Welcoming speech and presentation of the seminar
Ginette Bureau and Jean-Pierre Revéret
9:40 - 10:20
10:20 - 10:45
10:45 - 11:15
Break
Session 1: Goals of SLCA - What applications?
11:15 - 11:40
11:40 - 12:05
12:05 - 12:30
12:30 - 13:45
Lunch
Special event
13:45 - 14:05
Session 2: Scope - Different system boundaries for different applications?
14:05 - 14:25
Use of SLCA for a Comparative Sustainability Analysis of Technologies
Annekatrin Lehmann, René Scheumann and Matthias Finkbeiner
. Abstract>>
14:25 - 14:45
14:45 - 15:05
Scenario analysis in social LCA, an experiment on Natura's cocoa soap
Cassia Maria Lie Ugaya, Nara Tudela Haberland and Fabien Brones
. Abstract >>
15:05 - 15:35
Discussion Period
Valérie Bécaert
15:35 - 15:55
Break
Session 3: Inventory and AoP - What sources of impact and what impacts to consider in a life cycle perspective?
15:55 - 16:15
16:15 - 16:35
General principals of SLCA of capacities
Garrabé M, Feschet P., Loeillet D. and Gillet C.
Abstract >>
16:35 - 16:55

16:55 - 17:25

Korean social LCA method as tool for evaluating product sustainability
Dong-hoo Kim, Ji-sun Jung, Kyoung-hoon Cha, Ik Kim and Jong-min Kim
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17:25 - 17:50

Discussion Period
Jean-Pierre Revéret
17:50

Cocktail

Tuesday May 7, 2013

Schedule Conference Title
9:00 - 9:20 First day summary and overview of day two
Jean-Pierre Revéret
Session 4: Caracterization - How to process inventory data to best support SLCA applications?
9:20 - 9:40 Using PRPs to assess the socioeconomic performance of organizations along a product lifecycle: Lessons learned from a series of case studies
Jean-Michel Couture. Abstract >>
9:40 - 10:00 Occupational health impact in life cycle organization
Camille Gasnier, C. Macombe and S. Grimbuhler. Abstract >>
10:00 - 10:20 Social impacts of income inequalities linked to economic activies: striving to identify new pathways
Ibrahima Bocoum and Catherine Macombe. Abstract >>
10:20 - 10:40 Social Life Cycle Assessment - Standardization of mid- and end-point impact categories
Miguel Simoes, Ana Carvalho, Carlos Lucas de Freitas and Ana Paula F.D. Barbosa-Povoa. Abstract >>
10:40 - 10:55 Break
10:55 - 11:15 The Human Footprint and the Human Handprint
Gregory A. Norris. Abstract >>
11:15 - 11:35 Social Life Cycle Assessment: A methodology to evaluate sustainability of senarios of cereal uses in Wallonia
Alice Delcour, Florence Van Stappen, Virginie Decruyenaere, Didier Stilmant, Philippe Burny, Fabienne Rabier, Hélène Louppe and Jean-Pierre Goffart. Abstract >>
11:35 - 12:05 Discussion Period
Gregory A. Norris
12:05 - 13:30 Lunch
Session 5: Interpretation: What can SLCA tell us that other tools can't (and the other way around)?
13:30 - 13:50 Corporations’ externalities and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)
Brigitte Holt Andersen and Marthas Emneus. Abstract >>
13:50 - 14:10 The assessment of informal supply chains
Shakila Umair, Elisabeth Ekener-Petersen and Anna Bjorklund. Abstract>>
14:10 - 14:30 Approaches to improve stakeholder participation
Henri Fraisse. Abstract >>
14:30 - 15:00 Break
Workshop: Discussion and Perspective
15:00 - 16:30

Exploring together possible follow-ups of the seminar
Jean-Pierre Revéret