Circular Economy: Closing the Loop

Circular Economy Japan

On 1 March 2019, Social Innovation Japan hosted  Circular Economy: Closing the Loop .

We were thrilled to have such an engaged group of 80+ people from different personal and professional backgrounds converging around #CircularEconomy and sustainability issues 🌳

We'd like to give a special shout out to our team of rockstar volunteers, partners Nagatacho GRID, Tiny Peace Kitchen & So Now, as well as our all-star panel of speakers;

  1. Akira Sakano, Chair, Zero Waste Academy

  2. Eric Kawabata, General Manager, Asia-Pacific Region, Terracycle

  3. Tetsuo Ohkawa, CEO, Ohkawa Printing

  4. Sann Carrière, Founder & Managing Director, So Now Asia

The documentary “Closing the Loop” is created by Emmy Award winner Graham Sheldon and presented by Wayne Visser, Professor of Integrated Value at the Antwerp Management School and a Fellow of the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (Watch the trailer here).

Thank you to all of our volunteers, speakers and friends for making it such a meaningful, magical evening 🙏

As Social Innovation Japan, we're committed to working towards a sustainable society, and look forward to continuing the dialogue and spurring action going forward... So watch this space!

Mariko McTier