Category Archive for ‘Events’

MBDC CEO Ken Alston to Speak at C2C BIZZ Event

Ken Alston will close the C2C Bizz event “Circular Economy, from how to (k)now” in Antwerp, Belgium, 19th & 20th November 2014. Ken will talk about Cradle to Cradle® design […]

3rd Safer Consumer Products Summit: National Policy Outlook

CEO Ken Alston will be a panelist at the 3rd Safer Consumer Products Summit on September 19th in Washington, D.C. He will be discussing the topic “Corporate Edict Acting as a New Regulatory Curve.” The subsequent panel on “Regulations- A signal of design failure: Cradle to Cradle Success Stories” will feature panelists from the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, and MBDC clients Method and Shaw Industries.

Sustainable Brands 2013: June 3-6 in San Diego, CA

Sustainable Brands 2013 – Join William McDonough and MBDC in San Diego, CA from June 3-6, 2013. McDonough will be holding a keynote plenary and a book signing of “The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability–Designing for Abundance”

Greenbuild 2012

San Francisco, CA: Wililam McDonough was the closing plenary speaker at Greenbuild 2012, as well as a speaker in the Master Series: Performance, Outcome, Applause-A conversation with USGBC’s Scot Horst. Click here for links to the videos of the pesentations.


San Francisco, CA: William McDonough is a keynote speaker at VERGE@Greenbuild 2012. View the video of the discussion on VERGE & the Built Environment: How design technologies and creative urban development is reshaping the built environment in sustainable cities.

Safer Consumer Products Summit 2012

San Jose, CA: Jay Bolus is a featured speaker at the Safer Consumer Products Summit 2012. The pre-Summit Forum “Innovating for Safer/Greener Products” will coalesce strategies from manufacturers, brand owners and chemical
companies—both global names and start-ups. The Forum will also explore new opportunities for suppliers of alternative materials and chemicals and LCA and toxicology solution providers.