October 04, 2010

11.00h

Press Conference

13.00h - 18.00h

Registration

14.00h - 15.30h

Poster session

15.30h - 17.00h

Visit to Closing the Circle project Landfill Mining Site

19.00h

Official opening dinner at Molenheide

Welcome by the ELFM Consortium

Opening by Alain IJzermans, Mayor of Houthalen-Helchteren

Keynote lecture by Serge de Gheldere, Owner futureproofed and "climate ambassador" for Al Gore

Positioning of CtC and ELFM in Limburg policy by Frank Smeets, Deputy of the Province of Limburg

Closing by the ELFM Consortium

October 05, 2010

08.15h - 08.45h

Welcome & coffee (poster session)

08.45h - 09.00h

Opening of the Symposium by Prof. Jef Roos

09.00h

Session 1: ELFM: a new concept?
Chairpersons: Victor Dries and William Hogland

09.00h - 09.45h

Peter Tom Jones, Daneel Geysen, Ans Rossy, Katrin Bienge

"Enhanced Landfill Mining (ELFM) and Enhanced Waste Management (EWM): essential components for the transition to Sustainable Materials Management (SMM)"
09.45h - 10.30h

John Wante, Luk Umans

"A European Legal Framework for Enhanced Waste Management"
10.30h - 10.45h

Coffee break (poster session)

10.45h - 11.30h

Werner Annaert

"Policies for future materials management cycle and Enhanced Waste Management"
11.30h - 12.15h

Yves Tielemans, Patrick Laevers

"Closing the Circle, an Enhanced Landfill Mining case-study"
12.15h - 13.30h

Lunch

13.30h

Session 2: Waste-To-Product and Enhanced Landfill Mining
Chairpersons: Steven Van Praet and Koen Debackere

13.30h - 14.15h

Karel Van Acker, Daneel Geysen, Steven Van Passel

"From end-of-pipe to industrial ecology: What is the role of Enhanced Landfill Mining?"
14.15h - 15.00h

Tom Van Gerven, Daneel Geysen, Yiannis Pontikes, Ozlem Cizer, Gilles Mertens, Jan Elsen, Koen Van Balen, Peter Tom Jones, Bart Blanpain

"An integrated materials valorisation scheme for Enhanced Landfill Mining"
15.00h - 15.15h

Coffee break (poster session)

15.15h - 16.00h

Mieke Quaghebeur, Ben Laenen, Peter Nielsen, Daneel Geysen

"Valorization of materials within Enhanced Landfill Mining: what is feasible?"
16.00h - 16.45h

Stefanie Hellweg, Michael Elias Bösch

“Closing the Cycle at the Back End”
19.00h - 22.00h

Symposium dinner at De Barrier

Welcome by the ELFM Consortium

CtC in Group Machiels’ company strategy by Louis Machiels, Chairman Board of Directors Group Machiels

CtC and ELFM in OVAM’s policy, with regard to waste and waste management by Henny De Baets, Administrator-General OVAM

CtC and ELFM in LRM’s Cleantech policy by Stijn Bijnens, CEO LRM

CtC and ELFM in Flemish policy framework by Ingrid Lieten, Vice-Minister-President of the Flemish Government and

Flemish Minister of Innovation, Government Investments, Media en Poverty Reduction

Closing remarks

October 06, 2010

09.00h

Session 3: Waste-To-Energy and Enhanced Landfill Mining
Chairpersons: Dirk Fransaer and Thierry Dalle

09.00h - 09.45h

Lieve Helsen, Anouk Bosmans

"Waste-to-energy through thermochemical processes: matching waste with process"
09.45h - 10.30h

Chris Chapman, Richard Taylor, Ruby Ray

"The Gas Plasma process: its application in Enhanced Landfill Mining"
10.30h - 10.45h

Coffee break (poster session)

10.45h - 11.30h

Ben Laenen, Peter van Tongeren

"Enhanced Landfill Mining and CO2 Storage in Unmineable Coal Seams - Assessing the Feasibility for the Campine Basin (Northern Belgium)"
11.30h - 12.15h

William Hogland, Marika Hogland, Marcia Marques

"Enhanced Landfill Mining: Material recovery, energy utilization and economics in the EU (Directive) perspective"
12.15h - 13.30h

Lunch

13.30h

Session 4: Enhanced Landfill Mining and transition management
Chairpersons: John Wante and Derk Loorbach

13.30h - 14.15h

Erik Paredis, Johan Moyersoen, Walter Tempst

"Developing Enhanced Landfill Mining as a transition experiment: context, framing, methodology, questions"
14.15h - 15.00h

Ignace Schops

"Sustainable development as part of Sustainable Materials Management in perspective of Enhanced Landfill Mining and Enhanced Waste Management"
15.15h - 15.30h

Coffee break (poster session)

15.15h - 16.00h

Steven Van Passel, Serge de Gheldere, Maarten Dubois, Johan Eyckmans, Karel Van Acker

"Exploring the (socio-)economics of Enhanced Landfill Mining"
16.00h - 16.45h

Marc Craps, Koen Sips

"Enhanced Landfill Mining as a governance challenge: managing multiple actors, interests and perspectives"
16.45h - 17.00h

Closing of the Symposium: Prof. Jef Roos

17.00h - 18.30h

Closing reception

Sponsors 2nd ELFM Symposium

Group Machiels

Group Machiels

Group Machiels

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Limburg Sterk Merk

Limburg Sterk Merk

Limburg Sterk Merk

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GreenVille

GreenVille

GreenVille

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Houthalen-Helchteren

Houthalen-Helchteren

Houthalen-Helchteren

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