Check out our calendar for upcoming virtual and in-person events relating to the circular economy. Does your organisation have an event coming soon? Let us know here to have it added to our calendar.

Upcoming Events

04aug9:00 amWhat is the future of bioplastics in Australia?9:00 am Event Organized By: Australian Industrial Ecology Network

30aug(aug 30)9:00 amICSEE 2022: 16. International Conference on Sustainability and Energy Efficiency9:00 am Event Organized By: World Academy of Science Engineering and Technology

26oct(oct 26)9:00 amAll Energy Australia 20229:00 am Event Organized By: Reed Exhibitions Australia Event Type :Partner Events

09nov(nov 9)9:00 amImpact X 2022The Impact X Summit is returning again to the ICC Darling Harbour from 9-11 November 2022. Join to gain insights into how to position NSW and Australia as a world leader in clean energy, decarbonisation and climate resilience.9:00 am Event Organized By: Impact X

01mar9:00 amSustainability Leaders Summit9:00 am Event Organized By: Connect Media

Past Events

07jul9:00 amThe Sydney Morning Herald Sustainability SummitIn this science-focused Summit, sustainability leaders from Australia and abroad will share strident decisions and goals, clear and actionable insights for organisations and governments. 9:00 am Event Organized By: Informa Connect

13augAll DayCircular Economy Forum(All Day: friday) Event Organized By: Local Government NSW Event Type :Partner Events

01sep6:00 pmZunz Lecture 2021: Powering Sydney's FutureIn Powering Sydney’s Future, we will tackle one of our city’s greatest challenges—transitioning to zero-emissions electricity and the decarbonisation of all facets of urban activity.6:00 pm Event Organized By: Arup

01octAll DayExpo 2020 Dubai / World Majlis in Dubai(All Day: friday) Event Organized By: Dubai Expo 2020 Event Type :Partner Events

13octAll DayNational Economic Development Conference(All Day) Event Organized By: Economic Development Australia Limited Event Type :Partner Events

26oct5:00 pmACE Hub: Circular Economy and Climate Change5:00 pm

27octAll DayWaste Expo Australia(All Day) Event Organized By: Waste Expo Australia Event Type :Partner Events

01nov9:00 pmNational Cleantech Conference & ExhibitionNow in its third year, NCTCE2021, Australia's ONLY multi-sector Cleantech event, will once again provide a nationally focused platform for the Cleantech industry to come together9:00 pm Event Organized By: Nectar Creative Communications Event Type :Partner Events

02novAll DayImpact X Summit Sydney(All Day) Event Type :Partner Events

02novAll DayImpact X Summit Sydney 2021(All Day) Event Organized By: Impact X Event Type :NSW Circular Hosted Events

04novAll DayIgnite Mid North Coast(All Day: thursday) Event Organized By: Regional Development Australia - Mid North Coast

10novAll DayAustralian Water Association Industry Breakfast(All Day: wednesday) Event Organized By: Australian Water Association Event Type :Partner Events

10nov7:30 amVirtual EventNSW Industry Breakfast7:30 am Event Organized By: Australian Water Association Event Type :Partner Events

10nov10:00 pmSustainability, Technology Risks and Opportunities in NSW Transportation10:00 pm Event Organized By: Clayton Utz Event Type :Partner Events

11nov8:00 amThe Sydney Morning Herald Sustainability Summit8:00 am Event Organized By: The Sydney Morning Herald and Informa Australia Event Type :Partner Events

17nov10:00 amVirtual EventThinking Circular for Procurement & Waste10:00 am Event Organized By: Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council Event Type :Partner Events

18novAll DayG20 & B20 An Australian Perspective(All Day: thursday) Event Organized By: ICCIAUS Event Type :Partner Events

25nov(nov 25)4:00 amAustralian Waste & Recycling Expo4:00 am Event Organized By: Diversified Exhibitions Australia Event Type :Partner Events

05dec11:00 amCelebrate Sustainable Neighbourhoods11:00 am Event Organized By: Lake Macquarie Sustainable Neighbourhood Alliance Event Type :Partner Events

08dec5:00 pmNet Zero Champions Evening5:00 pm Event Organized By: Ku-ring-gai Council- Sustainability Team Event Type :Partner Events

09decAll Day2nd Renaissance with Anders Sörman-Nilsson(All Day: thursday) Event Organized By: Anders Sörman-Nilsson Event Type :Partner Events

09dec5:00 pmNSW Sustainability Awards5:00 pm Event Organized By: EY and NSW Government Event Type :Partner Events

09feb9:00 amWaste Strategy Summit9:00 am Event Organized By: NSW Environmental Education Conference. Event Type :Partner Events

15feb10:00 amVirtual EventB-Cycle Battery Recycling - National LaunchAustralia's official battery Stewardship Scheme is coming! Tune in for the B-cycle Launch Webinar as the Battery Stewardship Council launches the Official Scheme across the country. Hear from leading experts in this space and B-cycle's official consumer advocate.10:00 am Event Organized By: Battery Stewardship Council Event Type :Partner Events

22feb6:00 pmVirtual EventWhat's next, after Glasgow?Join UTS' online webinar on February 22 at 6pm, to hear from their expert panel to discuss the consequences of COP26, and canvas the agenda for the rest of the decade and beyond.6:00 pm Event Organized By: University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Event Type :Partner Events

07mar9:00 amPlanet Ark Community Recycling ProgramsVisit the Planet Ark website and discover recycling events based in your community including Green Waste Disposal Days, Chemical Clean Outs and Home Detoxes.9:00 am Event Organized By: Planet Ark

08mar(mar 8)8:15 amWomen in Procurement and Supply Chain Summit 2022Women in Procurement and Supply Chain 2022 is hosting its 7th annual event for procurement and supply chain professionals. This year, the conversation will centre around social and sustainable procurement, diversity measures in the supply chain, risk management, governance technology as well as leadership, negotiation and critical thinking skills to harness success. Hear from NSW Circular’s CEO Lisa McLean on our relationship with these issues and their future in Australia.8:15 am Event Organized By: Women in Procurement and Supply Chain

10mar2:00 pm2022 Blue Solutions SummitAs part of the 2022 Volvo Ocean Lovers Festival, industry and business event ‘Blue Solutions Summit’ will run with a focus on collaborations between science, business and government to accelerate environmental solutions. The Summit will pay attention to circular economy practices in Fashion, FMCG and F&B, and investment and finance. Sharing how the ocean can provide promising opportunities for the environment with NSW Circular’s CEO, Lisa McLean featuring as a guest speaker.2:00 pm Event Organized By: Volvo Ocean lovers Festival

12mar1:00 pmThe Social Studio presents: Circular StyleAs part of Melbourne Fashion Week, The Social Studio brings a collective which diverts discarded or deadstock materials for use in the work of refugee and new migrant fashion students. The collection works to correct the imbalance of textile waste which has emerged as a critical environmental issue in recent years. Audiences will be guided through the ethical design and development of the collection, hearing about the principles that inspire the team, followed by a panel of sustainable design experts discussing industry approaches to reducing textile waste.1:00 pm Event Organized By: Paypal Melbourne Fashion Festival

15mar6:00 pmCircular Economy CollageThe Circular Economy Collage is a collaborative 3 hour workshop open to everyone from professionals to students. The workshop will examine the present linear economic model, highlight its impacts and invites attendees to explore the circular economy model. The workshop is an exciting, educational event aiming to inform you of the benefits a new economic model can bring to society.6:00 pm Event Organized By: Circular Economy Collage

18mar11:00 amNet Zero Initiative LaunchSydney University will be hosting the launch of its multi-disciplinary approach to accelerating Australia’s path to net zero emissions in this event featuring industry professionals, including NSW Circular CEO Lisa McLean. The conversation will centre around the pursuit of renewable energy, climate change modelling and emerging technologies with the goal to create meaningful networks between industry and government bodies.11:00 am Event Organized By: The University of Sydney

23mar9:05 pmTransformThe Green Building Council of Australia’s 4th annual Transform Conference is an industry-leading event driving progress in the sustainable built environment. NSW Circular CEO Lisa McLean will be speaking on 23 March from 2:25-3:55pm on the value and opportunities provided by the circular economy in the built environment. Transform will take a holistic and innovative approach to practical, sustainable solutions and provide insights into how this vision can come to life.9:05 pm Event Organized By: Green Building Council Australia Event Type :Partner Events

24mar(mar 24)10:00 amCircular Economy Innovator ExhibitionThe exhibition is a 2-day event of the Economy Innovation Showcase 2022 showcasing major circular economy innovations from around Victoria. Explore the solutions that are transforming the economy and network with innovators and fellow attendees.10:00 am Event Organized By: Circular Economy Victoria

24mar1:00 pmEmbedding Circular AdvantageEmbedding Circular Advantage is a face-to-face event that brings together businesses in the process of embedding circular strategies into their business models and individuals from all spheres of the industry. The event will host conversations from three Victorian organisations who have recently completed the KPMG Circular Advantage Program.1:00 pm Event Organized By: Circular Economy Victoria

09apr(apr 9)9:00 amCAADRIA 2022 - Post Carbon9:00 am Event Organized By: Association for Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia

12apr6:00 pmVirtual EventCircular Economy Collage | April 2022The Circular Economy Collage is a collaborative 3-hour workshop that examines the present linear economic model, highlights its impacts and invites you to explore a different, circular model, that uses fewer resources, designs out waste and respects the limits of our planet.6:00 pm Event Type :Partner Events

13apr12:00 pmVirtual EventWho Do You Believe? Online12:00 pm Event Organized By: The Bravery

13apr6:00 pmWho Do You Believe?6:00 pm Event Organized By: The Bravery

21apr(apr 21)9:00 amCircular Economy 101 for Small Business9:00 am Event Organized By: The Business Centre Event Type :Partner Events

21apr(apr 21)9:00 pmNSW Environmental Education Conference9:00 pm Event Organized By: Central Coast Environmental Education Network and Australian Association for Environmental Education (NSW Chapter) Event Type :Partner Events

27apr9:00 amAccelerating the business journey to net-zero9:00 am Event Organized By: Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA)

10may(may 10)8:30 amozWater 20228:30 am Event Organized By: Australian Water Association Event Type :Partner Events

10may6:00 pmVirtual EventDecarbonise or Die6:00 pm Event Organized By: Climate and Peace Forum

11may10:00 amEnergy Use, Climate Change and Renewable EnergyJoin trainer Tom Lang as a part of the CERES Environmental Education Course in one day workshops focused on sustainability topics. Attendees are invited to learn about energy use, auditing and management; renewable energy options, and; Climate change and climate action.10:00 am Event Organized By: CERES Workshops and Courses

12may1:00 pmFunding Product Stewardship Initiatives1:00 pm Event Organized By: Product Stewardship Centre of Excellence

19may2:00 pmUTS Masterclass: Climate and circular organics from farm to factory to soilJoin key actors in the Australian circular economy space to get informed on models, trends and legislation and targets in farming production and supply chains in Australia. Listen to 3 guest speakers, participate in live Q&As and learn about methodologies behind setting climate and circular strategy and policy.2:00 pm Event Organized By: University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

24may9:00 amDelivering Sustainable Infrastructure SummitThe Delivering Sustainable Infrastructure Summit will provide the latest insights into Victoria’s  leading sustainable infrastructure projects. Reflecting on the aftermath of COP26, the Summit will explore how to transition to low carbon outcomes through sustainable and innovative technology, products and materials. Attend to hear about the utilisation of sustainable technology and materials to aid the transition to low carbon outcomes and bridge the emissions gap.9:00 am Event Organized By: Aventedge

24may(may 24)9:00 amRawAssembly; Responsible. Sustainable. Circular textile sourcing eventRawAssembly is Australasia’s leading international sourcing event for responsible and sustainable textiles and circular supply chain solutions. The event draws industry leaders in sustainability from the fashion and retail industry to learn more about current innovations and ethics that guide businesses to adopt a circular economy.9:00 am Event Organized By: RawAssembly Pty Ltd

26may8:00 amSustainable Retail Go! - Hybrid8:00 am Event Organized By: NORA Network

02jun9:00 amWhat is the future of BioPlastics in Australia?Join the Australian Industrial Ecology Network for a face-to-face stakeholder workshop seeking to define best practice for the application of BioPlastics within the Australian circular economy. The presentation will share insights from BioPlastic technology leaders focusing on post-consumption utilisation strategies including the NSW EPA, Australian BioPlastics Association, Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation and many others.9:00 am Event Organized By: Australian Industrial Ecology Network

03jun9:30 amRecycling Food & Organic Waste Workshop9:30 am

25jun10:00 amPlastic Free Living10:00 am Event Organized By: Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living

27jun(jun 27)10:00 pmAustralianasian Environmental Isotope Conference.10:00 pm