BUP Symposium 2020

Baltic University Programme (BUP) together with partners will organize a sustainability symposium for the first time at Uppsala University Campus Gotland

The BUP Symposium 2020 will highlight the research and education conducted in the region within the sustainability field. The symposium will include one day of parallel activities, and two research conferences.

UPDATED INFORMATION. The BUP secretariat will move the event online due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The event will take place at the same days as planned with the program slightly altered.

More info on www.bupsymposium2020.se

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Keri Facer Zennström, Professor in Climate Change Leadership Uppsala University; Petra Schneider Prof. Dr. rer. nat, University of Applied Sciences Magdeburg - Stendal, Magdeburg, Germany; and more.

 

PROGRAMME

24 August 
Cancelled: BUP Parallel activities
PhD Supervisor Collegium, workshop on BUP Course Modules; Campus Gotland ESD Learning Lab on Transformative Learning; presentation on the Sustainable Campus Initiative; presentations and excursion on Sustainable Tourism.

 

25-26 August
Online: BUP Research Forum: Research and Innovation for a Sustainable Baltic Sea Region
Theme sessions: Climate Change and Renewable Energy, Sustainable Food Systems, Sustainable Water Resources, Urban-Rural Development, Sustainable Mobility, Circular Economy, Sustainable Tourism, Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) and Sustainable Societies.

 

27-28 August
Online: 5th World Symposium on Sustainable Development at Universities
"Universities, Sustainability and Society: Supporting the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals"

Organisers: The Baltic University Programme; Uppsala University Campus Gotland; Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

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