On November 15, 2014 the non-profit Cradle to Cradle Association is hosting the nationwide first Cradle to Cradle Congress 2014 in Lüneburg, Germany. Everyone, who wants to shape society and establish the Cradle to Cradle school of thought as a way of solving many urgent challenges of our time, is very welcome to join the event at the Leuphana University.
Under the patronage of the German Federal Minister fort he Environment Barbara Hendricks many high class players have already confirmed their participation. Among them are:
Stef Kranendijk (former CEO of DESSO),
Christiane Benner (Executive Chairman of the IG Metall workers union),
Helmy Abouleish (CEO and Deputy Chairman of SEKEM Group) and
Ken Webster (Head of Innovation, EllenMacArthur Foundation, Circular Economy).
All speakers, program and application to the Cradle to Cradle Congress 2014 can be found here.
Please note that this is a German event. There will be two keynotes and one panel discussion in English. The rest of the program will be held in German.
- Dr. Monika Griefahn
- Prof. Dr. Janiel J. Lang
- Dr. Barbara Hendricks
- Dr. Michael Braungart (EPEA Gmbh)
- Dr. Michael Smidt – Salomon
- Dr. Ellen Christoforatou
- Angelika Frank
- Konrad hall
- Reinhard Hahl
- Jörg Finkbeiner
- Matthias Korff
- Martin Lutz
- Klaus Zahn
- Christiane Benner
- Drs. Stef Kranendijk (Desso)
- Ken Webster (Ellen MacArthur Foundation)
- Jürgen Schmidt
- Dr. Kirsten Brodde
- Inez Bjørg Davis
- Aart Ros (Auping)
- Prof. Friederike von Wedel - Parlow
- Pablo Wendel
- Ralf Fücks
- Prof. Dr. Maximiliam Gege