Amsterdam Economic Board
Dr Jacqueline Cramer is a member of the Amsterdam Economic Board, where she is actively engaged in circular economy initiatives. She is also Supervisory Board Chair of Holland Circular Hotspot and a Professor of Sustainable Innovation at Utrecht University. From 2007 to 2010, she was the Minister of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment for the Dutch Labour Party. Since 1990, Jacqueline has been a consultant, advising over 200 companies and many partners cooperating in product chains and at a regional level on implementation of sustainable entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility and the circular economy.
To this day, she is a member of various governmental, industry and non-profit advisory boards. Some of her other current roles include Chair of the Dutch Concrete Agreement, the Dutch Building Agreement Steel and the Dutch Circular Textile Valley.
In recent years, Jacqueline has advised various governments and international organisations on circular economy implementation. As a well-known expert on the circular economy and on sustainability overall, she is a valued speaker at conferences in the Netherlands and abroad.
speech topic (subject to change):
The Future of Circular Economy in the Built Environment