Theories of Sustainable Transitions

Theories of Sustainable Transitions

EVENT DETAILS

Title
Theories of Sustainable Transitions
Start Date
17-05-2017
End Date
30-11--0001
Location
Aalborg University - Copenhagen Campus
Type
Summer schools

CONTACT INFORMATION

Contact
Andres Valderrama
Telephone
+4523967843

DESCRIPTION

This PhD course is intended for students conducting research related to analysis, design and innovation processes for the needed transformations to achieve sustainability goals. The teachers of the course will offer advanced discussion in theories of transitions and will illustrate their theoretical work through case studies conducted in various places including Denmark, the United Kingdom, Holland, Colombia, India and other countries. These case studies range from local community based initiatives, to city projects to country and regional programs for sustainability. International collaboration efforts will also be discussed. The teaching team includes Professors Rob Raven, Ulrik Jørgensen and Inge Røpke, and Assistant Professors Jens Stissing Jensen and Andrés Valderrama.