Keynotes

Sustainable University Day 2016
April 21, 2016 | University of Lausanne

7. April 2017 | Universität Basel
 

KEYNOTE


Erwartungen an die Schweizer Hochschulen im Kontext der SDGs


Jørgen Randers

Professor of climate strategy at the Norwegian Business School and co-author of “The Limits to Growth“ (1972)
Photo: Université de Lausanne
Photo: Université de Lausanne

Keynote title:
What should universities do to make the world more sustainable?
17.15
AMPHIPOLE BUILDING, auditorium B

Watch Jørgen Randers' presentation
Download the slides (pdf 1.8 MB)


Randers received an undergraduate degree at the University of Oslo in 1968, and a PhD at the MIT Sloan School of Management in 1973. He works on climate and energy issues, scenario analysis and system dynamics at the Norwegian Business School of which he was the President from 1981 to 1989. He also was Deputy Director General of WWF International (World Wide Fund for Nature) in Switzerland from 1994 and 1999. He co-authored The Limits to Growth in 1972 and its sequels in 1992 and 2004. In 2012 he published 2052 – A Global Forecast for the Next Forty Years, which is now available in 8 languages in more than 100.000 copies.

 

Newsletter

Stay informed about the programme activities.

Suscribe

U Change
td-net
House of Academies
Laupenstrasse 7
Postfach
CH-3001 Bern

Tel. +41 (0)31 306 93 61
u-change@scnat.notexisting@nodomain.comch