Guest: Assistant Professor Mélanie Despeisse
“Manufacturing needs to be efficient but also respect
the planetary boundaries”.
episode, Assistant Professor Mélanie Despeisse takes us to a journey starting
from the quintessence of manufacturing – using valuable resources to produce
value for society – to sustainable manufacturing and related concepts:
eco-efficiency vs eco-effectiveness, and circular economy, just to name a few. Mélanie also tells us her journey as
world-citizen researcher starting in UK, Belgium, Japan and then Sweden. Mélanie
continues the chat with examples of digitalization applied for mass
customization, additive manufacturing and digitalization opportunities for
SMEs. Mélanie concludes the chat with her experience in designing games for
teaching sustainable leadership.
Podcast Episode 2
Read more about:
Despeisse, Assistant Professor of Sustainable Manufacturing at
the Department of Industrial and Materials Science in Chalmers