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Circular Cities Explainer

Julia Vol

Wayne Hubbard


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Chief Operating Officer, London Waste and Recycling Board HubbardChief Operating Officer, London Waste and Recycling Board<div class="ExternalClass1CFEFD86816A46E2ADF9253AB1F1382B">Wayne is the Chief Operating Officer of the London Waste and Recycling Board, where he is responsible for helping London’s boroughs to increase recycling rates and helping to accelerate the development of the circular economy in London. He has been working for LWARB since 2008. Prior to this he was the Head of Waste Policy at the Greater London Authority. Wayne has over 20 years experience in the waste and resource management industry.</div>, Wayne HubbardGP0|#e68419a6-48ed-4038-9c04-90735cb41952;L0|#0e68419a6-48ed-4038-9c04-90735cb41952|Wayne Hubbard;GTSet|#c31bcefc-bba8-4775-8a91-82f54b19d6e1;GPP|#60aa0f51-dfde-4d32-80ae-abcb14c61cdbCircularWayneHubbard
Government and Cities Network Manager, Ellen MacArthur Foundation VolGovernment and Cities Network Manager, Ellen MacArthur Foundation<div class="ExternalClass72F3EBE9CB1E4743AEF25BA4694F540C"><p>​Julia currently manages the Circular Cities Network for the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, as well as a portfolio of projects in the field of policy making, material innovation in the circular economy and the elimination of plastics waste. Previously Julia worked in the field of circular economy and business sustainability at the WorldWatch Institute Europe and Deloitte. </p></div>, Julia VolGP0|#82155eff-7977-42ed-b3b9-2e0e7845e4ad;L0|#082155eff-7977-42ed-b3b9-2e0e7845e4ad|Julia Vol;GTSet|#c31bcefc-bba8-4775-8a91-82f54b19d6e1;GPP|#60aa0f51-dfde-4d32-80ae-abcb14c61cdbCircular CitiesJuliaVol
Co-Founder and Executive Director, One Earth and Board Member, National Zero Waste Council TimmerCo-Founder and Executive Director, One Earth and Board Member, National Zero Waste Council<div class="ExternalClassE8634295027945C7A8D2F632142D955A"><p>​​Vanessa Timmer is the Executive Director of One Earth, a Vancouver‐based “think and do tank” focused on sustainable consumption and production. One Earth is curating the New Economies theme of Cities for People, initiated by The J. W. McConnell Family Foundation – a Canada‐wide experiment in advancing a movement to create more resilient and livable cities through innovation networks. Vanessa is also an Associate with the Sustainability Science Program at Harvard University focused on innovation and holds a Doctorate in environmental studies with degrees from Queen’s University, Oxford University and UBC. She teaches sustainability and systems thinking, and co‐hosts the television show, The Sustainable Region. </p><p>In 2013, Vanessa was named one of Business in Vancouver’s Top Forty under 40. One Earth is one of the founders of the National Industrial Symbiosis Program – Canada and is also co‐leading a global campaign to create positive and compelling visions of life in sustainable futures.</p></div>, Vanessa TimmerGP0|#f7eb38bf-7d23-45db-9a1d-36364d42d945;L0|#0f7eb38bf-7d23-45db-9a1d-36364d42d945|Vanessa Timmer;GTSet|#c31bcefc-bba8-4775-8a91-82f54b19d6e1;GPP|#60aa0f51-dfde-4d32-80ae-abcb14c61cdbCircular CitiesVanessaTimmer

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