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Indian Conference on Life Cycle Management (ILCM) 2017

About ILCM 2017
ILCM has established itself as one of the most sought-after events in South Asia on Life Cycle Approaches. It brings together Indian and international LCA community, stakeholders including government, industry, academia, as well as the voluntary sector to explore the applicability of Life Cycle Thinking for realization of SCP patterns.

The sixth edition of ILCM will be held on 9-10 October in New Delhi, India.

The objective of ILCM 2017 is to discuss and advance the implementation of Life Cycle Approaches along business value chains, supporting environmental, social and economic sustainability.

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Announcements Highlights of Conference program
  • Inaugural Address by Shri Ajay Narayan Jha, Secretary -Ministry of Environment Forests and Climate Change, Government of India
  • High level panel discussions:
    • National Strategy on Resource Efficiency & Circular Economy
    • CSO Dialogue: Creating the Circular Economy Advantage
  • Breakout Session: LCA for Beginners (9-10 Oct)
    This year we are organizing a breakout session for delegates new to Life Cycle Management to explain the basic concepts and facilitate better understanding of more advanced studies that will be presented in later sessions. Co-chaired by Chalaka Fernando, Product Sustainability & LCA Practitioner based in Sri Lanka, the session will have an informal setting. Chalaka is passionate about Sustainability and Life Cycle approaches and has made special efforts to make this session interesting for beginners. He has roped in experts from both academia and industry to share their knowledge and experience. Join him for the session and beef up your understanding of Life Cycle approaches!
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Workshop: Sustainability as Corporate Strategy FICCI is holding an exclusive knowledge-sharing event for corporate EHS and sustainability managers to discuss contemporary world-class research/thinking on environmental sustainability and enable enhancement in sustainability performance as well as its elevation to being an integral part of corporate and business strategy.
Date: 11th Oct
Venue: Federation House, New Delhi
Registration: Prior registration by invitation only
Target Audience: EHS Managers

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LCA Certified Professional (LCACP) Exam FICCI has joined hands with ACLCA for hosting LCA Certified Professional (LCACP) exam for ILCM 2017 participants at discounted fees. The exam will be held back to back ILCM conference at Federation House, New Delhi. For enquiries, please contact at ilcm@ficci.com


Conference registration is now open. We are offering an early bird discount (15%) on the registration fees until 18 August. Register Now

Call for abstracts

The deadline abstract submission is over. Received abstracts are currently under review by the Scientific Committee. Evaluation results will be announced by 31st August 2017.

Important Dates

Call for abstracts: 1 May 2017 - Closed
Deadline for special session proposal submission: 15 June 2017 - Closed


Demonstrate your technology/domain expertise to over 150 delegates. For further details, contact archana.datta@ficci.com

ILCM 2017 Program Committee

The Program Committee will establish the program goal, determine the conference themes, support the setting up and moderation of the scientific program.

Name Affiliation
Anurag Goel Former Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Govt of India
AlkaUpadhyay TATA Sustainability Group
Ashok Menon SABIC
Nimish Shah Unilever
Pradeep Panigrahi Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Sandeep Mudliar CSIR-CFTRI
Sandeep Srivastava Ambuja Cement
Sanjeevan Bajaj FICCI
Saket Kulkarni Arvind Limited
Sunil Kumar Simapro India
Vipul Kumar Samsung
Upasana Choudhary HP

ILCM 2017 Scientific Committee

The Scientific Committee will support the review of abstracts, guide in conference outreach and moderation of the scientific program.

Name Affiliation
Allan A. Jensen Nordic Institute
Amir Safaei Ecoinvent
Andreas Ciroth GreenDelta
Atsushi Inaba Kogakuin University
Brajesh K Dubey Indian Institute of Technology
Henry King Unilever
Mark Goedkoop Pre-consultants
Matthias Finkbeiner ISO/Technical University of Berlin
Parakrama Karunaratne University of Peradeniya
Pradip P Kalbar Indian Institute of Technology
Shabbir H Gheewala The Joint Graduate School of Energy and Environment
Toolseeram Ramjeawon University of Mauritius
Yasushi Kondo Waseda University



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