Side Events

Up to two side events can be held in parallel during lunch breaks and in the evenings following the plenary sessions. Please contact the Secretariat for questions related to the organization of side events: Ms. Kei Ohno Woodall (

Tentative schedule of side events

  • Monday, 30 May, 13:15 - 14:45
      • E-waste Challenge MOOC (Room 3)      Organized by UNEP/BRS
      • CREASOLVE (Room 11)                             Organized by Mr. E. Meuwissen, Secretary General of European Manufacturers of EPS, Mr. L. Tange, Product Stewardship Manager of ICL Industrial Products
  • Tuesday, 31 May, 13:15 - 14:45
      • PACE outcomes (Room 3)                        Organized by Mr. Yorg Aerts, OVAM Belgium, Mr. Miguel Araujo, BCRC El Salvador, Ms. Leila Devia, BCRC Argentina (on behalf of the PACE Working Group)
  • Wednesday, 1 June, 13:15 - 14:45
      • The e-Trash Transparency Project: Tracking e-waste flows using GPS geolocation devices (Room 3)
        Organized by Basel Action Network