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[Tradefair] Environmental Impact of Digitalization

October 11, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm


On October 11, EDM will organize a workshop on the Environmental Impact of Digitalization. The workshop will take place in Leuven and dives into the challenges of assessing the environmental impact of electronics through-out its lifetime.

  • An Vercalsteren of VITO will introduce the basic elements and the state-of-the-art of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). L
  • Geert Willems, imec-EDM Forum, will explain how a lean eco-design methodology based on parametric LCI-models may be a workable alternative, also for the SME.
  • Maarten Cauwe, imec-CMST, will explain how this methodology can be applied to assess the environmental impact of PCB design, manufacturing and assembly.
  • Cedric Rollin, imec-SSTS, will discuss the environmental impact of IC manufacturing and the challenges of its impact assessment.
  • Jean-Pierre Raskin, UCLouvain, will discuss the environmental impact of a digital society in operation.

The workshop is free of charge for EDM Forum members. For non-members, this workshop will cost 100 Euros.

More info can be found at the website of EDM Forum: https://www.cedm.be/node/467

Registration is mandatory at: https://imec.csod.com/LMS/LoDetails/DetailsLo.aspx?loid=d317bb76-433d-44fc-8f69-43975bb99dfe#t=3




October 11, 2023
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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imec EDM
Kapeldreef 75
Leuven, 3000 Belgium
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