Keynote speaker

Reid Lifset


Reid Lifset is a Research Scientist and Resident Fellow in Industrial Ecology on the faculty of the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies at Yale University. He is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Industrial Ecology, an international peer-reviewed bi-monthly headquartered at and owned by Yale University and published by Wiley. In addition, he serves as the Associate Director of the Industrial Environmental Management Program and the Yale Program on Solid Waste Policy. Mr. Lifset’s research focuses on the application of industrial ecology to novel problems and research areas and the evolution of extended producer responsibility (EPR). He is a member of the governing council of the International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE). He did his graduate work in political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and in management at Yale University.