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Ferne Edwards introducing the Sustainable Cities Round Table 24 September

Posted in Sustainable Cities Round Tables by Devin Maeztri on October 9th, 2008

The footage from the recent Sustainable Cities Round Table on the topic of Waste Not Want Not is now available on! After another fantastic evening showcasing a selection of local waste successful initiatives , this material can now be viewed free online! The event was held with good karma from a sitar player, Denis Phelan, and fascinating art work from our sustainable artists, Tony Adams, Mary-Louise Edwards and Lorraine Connelly Northey. It was also captured on film by Ryan Spanger, Dream Engine Digital Film Productions.

Speakers included:
Wendy Jones, Keep Australia Beautiful Victoria, Great Stuff Going On Out There
Richard Thomas, Wormlovers, Worms for waste enhancement
Ellen Regos, Metropolitan Waste Management Group, The Waste Wise Melbourne Network
Dhiren Bhagwandas and Justin Hutchinson, Industrial Designers, Before & After, more thought, less material
Edward Meysztowicz, Branin Pty Ltd, Zero Waste
Dr Ruth Lane, RMIT University, The reuse of second hand goods in Melbourne households
Darlene Gaylor, Envirogrind Recycling Australia Pty Ltd, Bringing waste to a grinding halt
Jeff Moon, Brotherhood of St Laurence, Phoenix project
Amelia de Bie, Founder of Iotia, I op therefore I am – Melbournes online collaborative shopping blog
Penny Algar, Artist and Landscape Designer, Beautiful waste
Jonathan Crocket, Executive Consultant, GHD, Urine separating – dry toilets

To view the video footage of any of the above presenters place their name into the search category above or visit the category “Sustainable Cities Round Tables” above.

Footage of the introduction to the Sustainable Cities Round Table on Waste Not Want Not by Ferne Edwards, Victorian Eco-Innovation Lab can be viewed below.

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