Other KI Sustainability Day 2021, May 18

18-05-2021 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm Add to iCal
Online
Sustainability tree

This year theme is "building back better". How can we implement the new Climate Strategy at KI and build a more resilient, sustainable and fair future post COVID-19? The event will be held online.

10:00
Bike fix online

Learn how to get your bike ready in this online workshop with Bonne Mecanique. Pre-book a spot to get a Zoom-link!

The workshop will include

▶ Tips for buying a second-hand bike

▶ Bike safety check

▶ DIY bike maintenance

▶ Top tips to keep your bike in tip top shape

12:30
Welcome & opening

Hanna Karlsson, Associate Professor, Institute of Environmental Medicine; Chair KI Council for Environment and Sustainable Development 

Shervin Shahanaz, Lecturer,  Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Vice Chair KI Council for Environment and Sustainable Development 

12:30
Keynote speaker: Professor Stefan Swartling Peterson

From a system perspective, Stefan will talk about health-related transformation and sustainability work. The hope is that the lecture and dialogue with Stefan will give us a system perspective and motivation for implementing the Climate Strategy in our organization at KI and build back better after the pandemic.

The webinar is held in English.

13:30
Sustainable development at KI (held in Swedish)

▶ KI Strategy 2030 and sustainable development. Michaela Vallin, Coordinator Agenda 2030

▶ How do we reduce the climate impact at KI? Stina Jaensson, Environmental coordinator

▶ Covid-19 and travel- survey result. Hanna Karlsson, Associate Professor, Chair of KI Council for Environment and Sustainable development

▶ Climate anxiety and behaviour. Result from a student’s work, Sandra Swartling, Chair of The Environmental Society at KI

▶ How Akademiska Hus will reduce its climate impact, Mia Edofsson, Akademiska Hus

▶ How can KI strengthen the work with climate change - what do you think?

15:00
Keynote speaker: Professor Elise Amel

Elise will talk about her experiences of sustainability work at higher education institutions.  By the end of this session, we are hopefully better equipped with knowledge and tools to successfully implementing the Climate Strategy at KI in order to "building back better" for the future. 

The webinar is held in English.