The team from Coreo are going to share with you their experience catalysing Australia’s transition towards a circular economy. They’ll talk you through their very humble beginnings where they worked for free with 45 small businesses to prove the value of a circular economy to today where they are working on over 25 game-changing projects with some of the world's most influential organisations. Come along to learn how diverse industries, organisations and governments are taking their first steps towards a circular economy.
Fundamentally, The Circular Experiment worked and as such it’s now no longer an experiment - It’s a game changing business.
Meet the speakers:
Ashleigh Morris | Circular Economy Systems Architect and Implementer
A doer, systems thinker and passionate leader, Ashleigh is an internationally recognised and awarded CEO.
As the CEO of Coreo, a rapidly scaling circular economy company with clients that include Lendlease, BHP, Rio Tinto and Cisco to name a few, Ashleigh possess the skills, experience and ability to not only inform future strategy but to also lead the much-needed action required to transform our economy from linear to circular.
Ashleigh is an appointed Australasian Emerging Leader, Prime Ministers Australia Asia Scholar and an Ellen MacArthur Foundation Circular Economy Pioneer, a title granted to only 44 people worldwide.
Ashleigh is frequently invited to participate in high-level discussions with both the private sector and government leaders including with two Australian Prime Ministers and more recently at the 2019 United Nations General Assembly in New York. Ashleigh has also been invited to represent Australia as a speaker at the 2019 World Circular Economy Forum in Finland and in 2018, Ashleigh was invited to accompany Australia's Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment to the Future Leaders, Future Cities Business Mission to Japan.
Jaine Morris | Coreo Chief Operating Officer | UN speaker
As Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Coreo, Jaine works with communities, corporations and governments to cultivate innovation and support leaders to transition towards a circular economy.
Jaine’s expertise lies in her deft capacity to take her clients on a journey towards circularity that is inclusive, engaging and enlightening (not to mention fun). Don’t be fooled though, although Jaine exudes childlike enthusiasm and lighthearted energy her work has been recognised and celebrated on an international stage with invitations to share her expertise at the 2019 United Nations General Assembly and the pre-eminent cities gathering Evolve Arena in Norway 2020.
In recognition of her unique and specialised experience actioning circular economies globally, Jaine has been appointed as a Adjunct Fellow at Griffith University, a university ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide. In this capacity Jaine, alongside her Coreo Co-Founder Ashleigh, developed and teaches into a Circular Economy Micro Masters course that currently has a 9.7 out of 10 satisfaction rating.
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