Chalmers University of Technology

Chalmers University of Technology

CHALMERS UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY 1 A report from recent workIn the Loop & Its Role in Circular Economy EducationChalmers University of Technology is an engineering university located in Gothenburg, Sweden. Since 2015, In the Loop has been used in courses as part of the Production Engineering master’s program to encourage students to reflect on material scarcity and problem solving. In order to capture the impact resulting from its use, an empirical research study was carried out to evaluate the game as a boundary object for teaching circular economy concepts in engineering education. A Game to Support Systems ThinkingThe case study findings showed In the Loop was especially successful at conveying why moving towards a circular economy is important from a resource perspective. Students actively took a systems perspective when discussing resource extraction, usage, business aspects, and disposal. A wide range of applications for In the Loop, extending beyond engineering education, were also identified, including design, management, and economics. SHOP OUR EDUCATIONAL PACKAGE “All in all the...
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MAKING THE CASE FOR COMPANY CIRCULARITY 1       Making the case for company circularity Taking the Next Step Towards Circular Economy In the Loop Games was recently contacted by a leading European component manufacturer. This year they are taking serious steps to make circular economy a key strategic decision for their organization. However, before taking this step, the entire management team must be aligned. Relatable Workshop Tool for Business Discussions In the Loop was played at a recent management team workshop to kick-start a discussion about implementing circular innovations within the company. Not only was it a fun experience, but also relatable in the internal discussions that followed. "There are so many opportunities to become more resilient. Circular economy totally makes business sense, and this game shows you why."...
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Making the case for company circularity

MAKING THE CASE FOR COMPANY CIRCULARITY 1 A report from recent work Taking the Next Step Towards Circular Economy In the Loop Games was recently contacted by a leading European component manufacturer. This year they are taking serious steps to make circular economy a key strategic decision for their organization. However, before taking this step, the entire management team must be aligned.   A Relatable Workshop Tool for Business Discussions In the Loop was played at a recent management team workshop to kick-start a discussion about implementing circular innovations within the company. Not only was it a fun experience, but also relatable in the internal discussions that followed. ORDER OUR PROFESSIONAL PACKAGE "There are so many opportunities to become more resilient. Circular economy totally makes business sense, and this game shows you why."...
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