William McDonough will attend the 2016 Annual Meeting in his role as chair of the Meta-Council on the Circular Economy. The Cradle to Cradle® design framework that William McDonough co-developed is an underpinning philosophy of the circular economy and the new Council.
ICEhouse (innovation for the circular economy) will also debut at the Annual Meeting. This unique structure was conceived, designed and implemented by McDonough Innovation. ICEhouse will serve as a circular economy convening space and illustrate the opportunities of Cradle to Cradle® Design.
About the World Economic Forum
The 2016 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting will be held January 20-23 in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland.
The World Economic Forum is an international institution committed to improving the state of the world through public-private cooperation in the spirit of global citizenship. It engages with business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.
We live in a fast-paced and interconnected world, where breakthrough technologies, demographic shifts and political transformations have far-reaching societal and economic consequences. More than ever, leaders need to share insights and innovations on how best to navigate the future.
The Annual Meeting remains the foremost creative force for engaging the world’s top leaders in collaborative activities focused on shaping the global, regional and industry agendas.
Stay tuned for more event details.