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Science for sustainability and circular economy

The International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) promotes industrial ecology as a way to address sustainability challenges and achieve a circular economy. The science of industrial ecology applies a systems perspective to explore how material and energy are used by society to find solutions to complex environmental problems. The ISIE facilitates communication among scientists, engineers, policymakers, managers, and advocates who are interested in better integrating environmental concerns with economic activities.

The mission of the ISIE is to promote the use of industrial ecology in research, education, policy, community development, and industrial practices.

Executive Director Position at the ISIE

The Executive Director is part of the 5-person executive team in charge of running the International Society for Industrial Ecology.

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ISIE Happy Hours

This is our third happy hour event, open to all ISIE members! Chat with colleagues, friends, and people you might not yet have met in person on Wednesday December 8.

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Explore our subject sections

Within the Society for Industrial Ecology there are 5 Subject Sections and a special Student Section. Members of the ISIE are able join subject sections as part of their membership. Sections provide a small community within the ISIE through which ideas are exchanged and collaborations are formed.

Upcoming Events

The ISIE Socioeconomic Metabolism perpetual online conference
  • Online (Zoom and YouTube)
  • July 09-09, 2022
  • ISIE Section Conferences
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ISIE Monthly Happy Hour: December 2021
  • Online
  • December 08, 2021
  • Happy Hours
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2022 Gordon Research Conference
  • Newry, Maine, USA
  • June 12-17, 2022
  • Gordon Research Conferences
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ISIE-SEM 2022 conference in Vienna, 19-21 September 2022
  • Vienna, Austria
  • September 19-21, 2022
  • ISIE Section Conferences
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