Monthly Archives:: June 2014

The Sustainable Design and Manufacturing Conference SDM14

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The first conference on Sustainable Design and Manufacturing (SDM14) was held in Cardiff, Wales from the 28th to the 30th of April. Molly Buckingham and Mendy Mombeshora from the University of Bath attended, and presented papers on the business context of Eco-design, and Environmental New Product Development. Despite noticeably falling short on environmental sustainability issues, […]

Industrial Technologies 2014

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Molly Buckingham from the University of Bath and Marco Mengarelli from ENEA presented the G.EN.ESI project in the Poster Event at the Industrial Technologies conference in Athens from the 9th-11th of April.  The conference, which focusses on the industrialisation of research, was attended by over 1300 delegates, and included keynote sessions, technical sessions and over […]

Trialling the G.EN.ESI Methodology at Design 14

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  . The G.EN.ESI team held a workshop at DESIGN’14 in Croatia. The workshop presented the G.EN.ESI methodology through an interactive game undertaken within teams, based on improving the eco-design of a garden bench. Feedback from the participants was very positive, and all teams recognised the benefit of linking environmental impact, life cycle models and interaction […]

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