Session Topics

Contributions to DNC2020 should be assigned to one or two of the sessions topics listed below. The conference orientates on agro-systems, urban agriculture, water cycle and green infrastructure, urban systems and building material, mining and landfill sites, ecosystem services, assessment tools, economic instruments, business models, financing, management, participatory and equitable approaches, and system concepts supporting nexus approaches. Contribution should make reference to the nexus waste, water, soil, land-use. Contributions from policy, business or research (from disciplinary research via interdisciplinary approachses to transdisciplinary case studies) are welcome.

Circular Economies in Agri-Food Systems at different levels more

[Bruno Gerard, Santiago Lopez-Ridaura, M.L. Jat, Kai Schwärzel]

Business models for a circular economy in a sustainable society more

[Peter Saling, Hiro Kitada, Edeltraud Günther]

Circular Water Management: Resource Recovery and Reuse Potentials more

[Tran Viet Nga, Serena Caucci, Peter Krebs]

Chances and Limitations of Circular Economy in a Resource Efficient Society more

[Martin Faulstich, Christina Dornack]

Circular Economy for Building with Secondary Construction Materials to Minimise Resource use and Land use more

[Uwe Müller, Elke Pahl-Weber, Manfred Curbach]

Systems’ concepts supporting sustainable economy concepts and nexus approaches more

[Ortwin Renn, Jochen Schanze]

The Role of Green Infrastructure for Sustainable Water Management in a Circular Economy more

[Julienne Roux, Nidhi Nagabhatla, Regine Ortlepp]

Sustainability Assessment and Evaluation of Natural Resources use in a Circular Economy more

[Sasha Koo-Oshima, Jochen Schanze]

Urban agriculture: a systemic approach for integrated natural resource management and socio-economic benefits more

[Sonja Akter, Christian Ioja, Martina Artmann]

Science-Policy Interfacing for Managing a Natural Resource Nexus more

[Floor Brouwer, Serena Caucci]

Implication of Urbanisation on Building Material induced Land, Soil, Water use and Waste in Urban Regions more

[Stefan Bringezu, Georg Schiller]

Circular economy and social inclusion: Participatory and Equitable Approaches for Sustainable Resource Management more

[Anna Görner]

Economic Policy Instruments for a Transition towards a Circular Economy more

[Henning Witts, Artem Korzhenevych]

 

 

The Dresden Nexus Conference (DNC) series is dedicated to advancing a Nexus Approach to natural resource management. DNC is organised by the United Nations University (UNU-FLORES), the Technische Universität Dresden (TU Dresden), and the Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development (IOER).
News 

Call for Abstracts is now closed

DNC2020 Topic & Dates Announced!

Early-bird extension until 28 Mar 2020

Important Dates 
15 Oct 2019  Call for Abstracts closed
Dec 2019 Registration opens
28 Mar 2020 Early-bird registration ends
3 May 2020 Registration closes
3 - 5 Jun 2020 DNC2020

Organisers

United Nations University UNU-FLORES
 

 

Technische Universität Dresden
Leibnitz Institut für Ökologische Raumentwicklung