International conference on sustainable consumption

The CONSENSUS International Conference took place at the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG) on the 18-20th of May, 2012. The conference provided an international forum for the exchange of pioneering research in the field of sustainable consumption. In addition, it enabled the exploration of potential future research collaborations between prominent sustainable consumption researchers and networks. A series of presentations and panel discussions at the conference provided a landscape of the breadth and scope of research currently being undertaken in the field of sustainable consumption. The video link above contains a compilation of the keynote speakers at the conference. This includes talks from the following speakers:

  • Maurie Cohen (New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA)
  • Kate Soper (London Metropolitan University)
  • Elizabeth Shove (Lancaster University)
  • Mike Goodman (King’s College London) and
  • Inge Ropke (Technical University of Denmark)

Conference proceedings

Our Conference Proceedings highlight the most pressing issues and key ideas relating to sustainable consumption in the current context. See here.