LAPN Conference

Local Authority Prevention Network (LAPN) Conference
A conference was held in June 2010 to showcase the work being carried out by local authorities and to highlight the programme's importance in the context of Irish and international waste management policy.


Laura BurkeOpening address & welcome
Laura Burke, Director, Office of Licensing,Climate and Resource Use, EPA.
Prof. John FitzGerald, Research Professor Economic & Social Research InstituteResource efficiency: an economic perspective
Prof. John FitzGerald, Research Professor, Economic & Social Research Institute.
Dermot CunninghamThe Local Authority Prevention Programme
Dermot Cunningham, Director, The Clean Technology Centre, Cork IT.
Philippa KingWaste Prevention and the Regional Waste Management Plan
Philippa King, Regional Waste Co-ordinator, Limerick Clare Kerry Regional Waste Management Office.
Ray O'DwyerIntegrated Resource Management
Ray O'Dwyer, County Manager, Waterford County Council.
Ronan MulhallPrevention & Irish Waste Management Policy
Ronan Mulhall, Principal Officer, Dept. of the Environment, Heritage & Local Government.
Katrijn SiebensWaste Prevention in Flanders: an international perspective
Katrijn Siebens, Head of Unit Waste Prevention, OVAM, Public Waste Agency of Flanders, Belgium.