Sustainable Earth Peak Retreat 2015
Do join us as we highlight and chart the next steps taken in this highly anticipated retreat. In this retreat, we shall explore opportunities in pursuing sustainability for the good of the earth.
This talk is motivated by
- the question of how a great university like NTU can address the global grand challenges of tomorrow while remaining academically excellent
- the goal of Singapore to become a smart nation (Sustainable Metropolis)
- and renewed focus of NTU for sustainability in the period 2016 to 2020
We will discuss and develop together the way forward, highlights, projects and exciting new opportunities.
Sustainable Earth Peak Retreat Agenda
|09:30 - 10:00||Light refreshments|
|10:00 – 10:45||NTU’s sustainability education: overview, update, new initiatives. Introduction & Discussion.
Download the brochure here.
|10:45 – 12:15||NTU’s EcoCampus as part of Singapore as a smart nation: developments, infrastructure, strategy, and engaging students, faculty and staff.
- Download EcoCampus @ SEO Retreat 2015
- Download Corporate Citizenship Presentation
|12:15 – 13:30||Lunch|
|13:30 – 14:30||NTU becoming a major global sustainability player: leadership & outreach. Introduction & Discussion
- Download NTU Leadership & Outreach
- Download the SDGs and key-words
|14:30 – 15:00||Intermission|
|15:00 – 16:30||NTU’s platform for simulating a sustainable future: drawing on NTU’s disciplinary and interdisciplinary capacity through a gamification project. Introduction, Guest Speaker (Prof Eilyan Bitar - Cornell University), and Discussion. View his CV here.
- Download Brochure here
|16:30 – 17:30||Networking session|