Previous Conferences

    Thu, 27/07/2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

    LCANZ will be conducting an LCA Certified Practitioner Exam on the 27th of July 2017 at Massey University, Wellington Campus from 10am – 3pm.

    Under an arrangement entered into with the American Centre for Life Cycle Assessment (ACLCA), Australian and New Zealand candidates who meet the Exam Prerequisites and who successfully complete the examination will be certified as LCACPs, and this certification will be recognised in Australia, New Zealand and the USA.

    Fri, 07/07/2017 - 9:00am to 3:30pm

    Do you want to assess the environmental impacts of a product or process across its full life cycle? Discover how GaBi’s visual approach to Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) supports decision-making and enables you to quickly implement high impact sustainability initiatives. Join an ever expanding group of fellow LCA practitioners to exchange ideas and experiences in a fun and collaborative training environment at The University of Auckland on 7 July – 9am to 3.30pm.

    Thu, 06/07/2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm


    Opportunity over challenge: Life Cycle Thinking as a catalyst for Innovation Management

    Join us for a day of learning from your peers, sharing experience, and listening to success stories and networking.

    LCANZ in collaboration with the New Zealand Life Cycle Management Centre are facilitating a one day industry focused symposium, hosted by Methven in Auckland.

    Speakers include Prof Anthony Halog from Queensland University, Rob Johnson from OneSteel, James Griffin from the Sustainable Business Network.

    Sun, 07/05/2017 - 12:00am to Thu, 11/05/2017 - 11:59pm

    The annual meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 

    Thu, 30/03/2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

    Are you a Life Cycle Assessment/Management (LCA/M) student or academic? Do you want to know more about or work in the fast developing field of industrial ecology? Do you want to stay updated on the latest developments in environmental footprinting methods? 

    Then the upcoming Student Symposium on LCA/M and Industrial Ecology is where you need to be!

    Wed, 08/03/2017 - 3:00pm to 3:30pm

    Free webinar on 8 March 2017 – 3pm

    The use of Environmental Product Declarations or in short EPDs is growing in Australia and New Zealand. Over 30 EPDs have been published so far. Join in for a 30 minute webinar on 8th March 1PM to find out how EPDs are used in practice.

    Darryl Stuckey, Sustainable Design Senior Consultant at Lendlease and Barbara Nebel will share insights on how EPDs inform design and procurement decisions through whole-building LCA.

    Webinar objectives are:

    Fri, 11/11/2016 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

    The November Water footprinting workshop held jointly between LCANZ and the NZ Life Cycle Management Centre was a great success.

    Thu, 18/08/2016 - 2:30pm to 6:00pm

    Join us for the LCANZ Annual General Meeting on August 18. The meeting will be held simultaneously via webcast in Wellington and Auckland. We are looking forward to a mix of celebrations, presentations and engaged discussions with a workshop to be held before the meeting starts: “It’s not just about Carbon – how to tackle other relevant impacts in NZ”

    Thu, 12/05/2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

     LCANZ hosted a well-attended workshop on May 12 that examined how to create tangible business value through LCA. This interactive workshop saw Adam Schofield, Autex's Environmental & Quality Compliance Manager, talk about fuelling growth and innovation with Life Cycle Management. Mark Stevens, Tork Professional Hygiene's Head of Sales in New Zealand, covered the commercialisation of LCA.

    Tue, 02/09/2014 - 9:00am to Wed, 03/09/2014 - 5:00pm

    "Life Cycle Thinking and Policy: Towards a Sustainable Society"

    Wellington, 2nd & 3rd September 2014

    This bi-annual conference is organised jointly between LCANZ and the New Zealand Life Cycle Management Centre (NZLCM).

    The conference will explore the following topic areas: