Day 1

September 23


8:00 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM

Welcome & Introductory Remarks

Vaughn Henson

Chairman, Remanufacturing Industries Council

Nabil Nasr

CEO, REMADE Institute & Director, RIT Golisano Institute for Sustainability

8:45 AM

Welcome Address

9:00 AM

Keynote Speech: Remanufacturing

Timothy O Millwood

Vice President of Global Manufacturing, Cummins Inc.

9:45 AM

Plenary Session: Electrification – The Curve Ahead

Transformation of mobility industries as they transition from ICE to electric.

10:30 AM

Networking Break

10:45 AM

Panel Session: The Road to Zero

This panel will feature a cross section of transportation product stakeholders as they present an overview of their progress on EV products, technology advancements underway, and preview how the future of EV service and lifecycle support of batteries, electronics and motors will look different from today.

12:00 PM


1:15 PM

Concurrent Track Sessions

Business Track 1: Reman Product Performance in the Circular Economy

This session will feature emerging tools and standards to measure and assess circularity.

Technical Track 1: Designing Products for the Circular Economy

This session will feature new tools and emerging research that implements information feedback from remanufacturing to product design.

2:45 PM

Networking Break

3:00 PM

Concurrent Track Sessions

Business Track 2: Advanced Reverse Logistics for the Circular Economy

This session will feature reverse logistics innovations that are making it easier for customers to recycle and remanufacture.

Technical Track 2: Greening Your Cleaning

Emerging green cleaning solutions to address increasing safety and environmental regulations and growing public awareness of health impacts associated with chemical ingredients.

4:15 PM

Plenary Speaker: Megatrends

Alison Sander

Director, Boston Consulting Group’s Center for Sensing & Mining the Future

5:00 PM

Networking Reception 

Enjoy drinks and hors d’oeuvres in this reception before dinner begins.

6:45 PM

Conference Dinner & Remanufacturing ACE Awards

Dinner will be served alongside the awarding of the ACE Awards – a ceremony honoring companies and individuals that have created positive change for the remanufacturing industry.

Day 2

September 24


8:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM

Keynote Speech: Reverse Logistics for the Circular Economy

9:15 AM

Panel: The State of Circularity for Remanufacturing

The latest developments on the critical areas at the interface between remanufacturing and the circular economy, including trade, policy, research, and business innovation.

10:00 AM

Networking Break

10:15 AM

Value Retention Driven Industries in Focus: Part 1 & 2

This two-part session will bring together leaders from a cross section of industries that need to collaborate in order for remanufacturing, VRP-driven industries as a whole, and the circular economy to meet its full potential and to accelerate its development by manufacturers.

11:45 AM

REMADE Institute Update

12:15 PM


1:30 PM

Interactive Session

2:30 PM

Closing Remarks

Topics and times are subject to change.

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