Events

The Sustainability Exchange brings together events from all over the sector and from our Partners and Sponsors into one place so you can search those most relevant for you. 

Also, a key part of the Sustainability Exchange is encouraging dialogue and sharing of ideas and approaches whether through resources, forums or other online methods. We do this with our 'exchanges' which are short, free, lunchtime webinars on a variety of interesting topics. Find out more about 'exchanges'.

If you can't find the event you need, contact us as the EAUC run a number of on-demand events to suit your needs. Find out more about EAUC events and webinars

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EAUC Events

  • Introduction to sustainability elearning module – Date to be confirmed

    How to request the module You need to be logged in to access the module. Select this free package and complete the 'purchase' in the shop. Please ignore the dietary and access requirements section and select 'use invoice address' when indicated (you will not be invoiced). Once this is complet...

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  • Ireland Branch Virtual Meeting – 6th April 2020

    Agenda Green Day at Letterkenny Institute of Technology; Morag Kelly Discussion: EV charge points Discussion: EAUC Ireland Green gown type award Discussion: EAUC Ireland bulletin website board EAUC Update Roundtable Log in details will be sent separately ...

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  • Adaptation and Communication in a Crisis – 15th April 2020

    ***This event has changed with the news that COP26 is postponed*** The EAUC-Scotland Community Engagement Topic Support Network (TSN) will be opened up more widely and will focus on Adaptation and Communication in a Crisis. We will hear a short summary of what 4 institutions are doing and th...

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  • North East Regional Meeting – 22nd April 2020

    Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic and restrictions in place, this meeting is now a virtual meeting.  Draft Agenda Procurement and Sustainability; Debbie Shore, NEUPC EAUC Update Roundtable (1 positive and 1 area help is required) ...

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  • Professional Bodies Membership – 24th April 2020

    Informal discussion on Professional Bodies Membership and other training opportunities. Members will share their experiences of the Energy Institute Membership process including chartered status.  We will also discuss other relevant professional bodies.  Speakers: Andrew Bryers, Energy, Envir...

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  • Climate Commission: Evidence Gathering Event - Measuring and Reporting – 29th April 2020

    This virtual evidence gathering event is the third of 5 sessions from the Climate Commission. The focus of this event is Measuring and Reporting - Scope 1, 2 & 3 – profiling work underway, developing sector understanding of Scope 3 emissions, and supporting the sector to make significant pr...

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  • South East Regional Virtual Meeting – 30th April 2020

    The South East Regional Group will be meeting online to discuss current opportunities and challenges and examples of best practice. Agenda Unexpected outcomes and lessons learned from the pandemic Discussion: Net zero carbon, action planning and collaboration EAUC Update  Roundtable...

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  • Sustainable Procurement Topic Support Network – 5th May 2020

    The EAUC-Scotland Sustainable Procurement Topic Support Network (TSN) will be meeting to discuss current opportunities and challenges in the FHE sustainable procurement community and hear some best practice projects.  Speakers will include: Higher Education Supply-Chain Emissions Tool (HESC...

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  • Sustainability Sharing Series: Sustainable food policy and growing – 6th May 2020

    Dial in to EAUC's Sharing Series to hear from some peers in the sector about sustainable food policy and food growing at their institutions. In this session we will hear from Bekki Laycock, from Keele University.  Bekki has just completed her PhD, a case study of the NUS' Student Eats scheme. We...

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  • Biodiversity Community of Practice Meeting – 12th May 2020

    Please note that due to Covid 19 and Government restrictions this meeting might be ran as a virtual meeting.  The Biodiversity Community of Practice will be meeting to discuss current opportunities and challenges and share some examples of best practice. Draft agenda Biodiversity at Loug...

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  • South Central Regional Meeting – 15th May 2020

    Please note that due to Covid 19 and Government restrictions this meeting might be ran as a virtual meeting.  Draft agenda Review of notes and actions from last meeting Sustainability at the University of Winchester Presentation TBC EAUC Update Roundtable (one positive, one challe...

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  • Climate Commission: Evidence Gathering Event - Deep Adaptation – 19th May 2020

    This virtual evidence gathering event is the fourth of 5 sessions from the Climate Commission. The focus of this event is Deep adaptation – including governance, risk, mitigation and adaptation for the future of our campuses and operations. We invite members of the Climate Commission Cou...

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  • Transport Community of Practice Virtual Meeting – 21st May 2020

    Bi-monthly Transport Community of Practice meeting discussing a particular topic.  More details to follow. Log in details will be sent separately.  

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  • London Regional Meeting – 26th May 2020

    Please note that due to Covid 19 and Government restrictions this meeting may be ran virtually. Draft agenda Sustainability at the Institute of Cancer Research Unexpected outcomes and lessons learned from the pandemic EAUC Update Roundtable (positives and challenges) Locati...

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  • Waste Community of Practice Virtual Meeting – 1st June 2020

    Draft agenda Unexpected outcomes and lessons learned from the pandemic EAUC Update Roundtable (positives and challenges) ​ Log in details will be sent separately to attendees.

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  • Climate Commission: Evidence Gathering Event - Education & Student Experience – 2nd June 2020

    This virtual evidence gathering event is the fifth of 5 sessions from the Climate Commission. The focus of this event is Education and the student experience – curriculum development and the climate emergency. We invite members of the Climate Commission Council, Expert Witnesses and Obse...

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  • Sustainability Sharing Series: Toxic free cleaning – 3rd June 2020

    Dial in to EAUC's Sharing Series to hear from some peers in the sector about toxic free cleaning and natural herbicides. Our Sharing Series will take place virtually by webinar on the first Wednesday of every month from 11am-12noon over the 2019-20 academic year. Read more and see the full schedu...

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  • North West Regional Virtual Meeting – 3rd June 2020

    Draft agenda Unexpected outcomes and lessons learned from the pandemic EAUC Update Roundtable (positives and challenges) Log in details will be sent separately.

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  • Yorkshire and Humber Regional Virtual Meeting – 4th June 2020

    Draft agenda Unexpected outcomes and lessons learned from the pandemic EAUC Update Roundtable (positives and challenges)

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  • Midlands Sustainable Education Network – 6th July 2020

    Draft agenda ​Unexpected outcomes and lessons learned from the pandemic Sustainability West Midlands Update EAUC Update Roundtable (Positives and Challenges)   Log in details will be sent to attendees

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  • Wales Branch Meeting – 15th October 2020

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  • Emerging Leaders Programme - 2020 – 20th October 2020 to 8th December 2020

    Addressing complex sustainability challenges requires innovative approaches and adaptive ways of working to be able to engage widely and lead effective change programmes, the Emerging Leaders Programme is designed for sustainability professionals tacking these challenges, providing leadership skills...

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Other Events

  • The Animal Gaze Constructed 2020 – 6th March 2020 to 7th September 2020

    http://www.animalgaze.org/ The aesthetics of animal politics. David Attenborough's cinematography. Speeches at Glastonbury. Instagram activism. From space, the chained night lights of our huge, interconnected cities burn and glow in a gigantic lock-in. Hockey-stick curve in human population growt...

  • 2020 Student Global Leadership Conference – 3rd April 2020 to 5th April 2020

    Encourage your undergraduate or graduate students to gain international conference experience and connect with other students from the US, UK, and around the world at the 2020 SGLC. Students will build a personal leadership action plan, participate in interactive breakout sessions, and hear from ins...

  • oikos Curriculum Academy 2020 – 3rd April 2020 to 5th April 2020

    The oikos Curriculum Academy is a 3-day workshop for students, early career researchers, faculty representatives and other stakeholders, developed and facilitated by oikos student members. Its main purpose is to reflect and learn about innovative economics and management programs and teaching approa...

  • Symposium - Sustainability Development and Business Education – 20th April 2020 to 21st April 2020

    Sustainability Development and Business Education: fostering competences on matters related to sustainable development in business education programmes Promoting participatory and inclusive approaches to sustainability, towards the use of business education as a basis for a broader understanding ...

  • 2nd World Symposium on Social Responsibility and Sustainability – 27th April 2020 to 29th April 2020

    Social responsibility and sustainable development are two different concepts, whose integration over the years has led to significant progress in the way enterprises see and perceive their operations. It is not only about policies or steps taken to meet legal requirements, but it also about social e...

  • Is internationalisation sustainable? Addressing the challenges and finding solutions – 5th May 2020

    Internationalisation has become a fundamental part of how the UK higher education sector operates and is a large factor in its success. But the climate crisis and the launch of the UN Sustainable Development Goals in 2015 has led to questions about whether so much international activity and ambition...

  • oikos Case Writing Competition – 15th May 2020

    Case Writing Competition encourages the writing of high-quality cases on sustainability topics that can stimulate innovative teaching and learning experiences. The program aims at giving students the possibility to approach their faculty to start embedding sustainability into curricula through the u...

  • The fierce urgency of now - Navigating paradoxes in sustainability education – 20th May 2020 to 21st May 2020

    Today we face multiple challenges – social, economic and environmental – and a growing sense of urgency to act to address these. This was powerfully emphasised recently by Greta Thunberg when speaking at the World Economic Forum. "I want you to act as if you would in a crisis. I want ...

  • UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development – 2nd June 2020 to 4th June 2020

    UNESCO is kicking off its new framework: ‘Education for Sustainable Development: Towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals’ – ESD for 2030 and its roadmap for implementation during the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development in Berlin, Germany. ...

  • UK Women’s Leadership Symposium 2020 – 25th June 2020 to 26th June 2020

    Focusing on the opportunities and challenges that female leaders experience in the contemporary workforce, the UK Women’s Leadership Symposium will be an unparalleled gathering of the UK’s best and brightest female talent. During the event, women leaders from every sector and industry...

  • Transformational Leader and the Sustainable Development Goals – 6th July 2020 to 17th July 2020

    On this course you will learn about global challenges relating to the sustainable development goals within industries such as food, energy and clothing. This course, based in one of the most sustainable universities in the world, explores leadership and contemporary challenges through the lens of...

  • CHESC Conference – 7th July 2020 to 10th July 2020

    The California Higher Education Sustainability Conference brings together California Community Colleges, California State University, University of California and representatives of private and independent colleges in California to share best practices in campus sustainability efforts. This confe...

  • International Symposium of Engineering Education - Conference 2020 – 9th July 2020 to 10th July 2020

    The focus of the 2020 conference is to consider: "How universities and employers are preparing engineering students and graduates for 21st century practice-known and unknown?" The major themes for ISEE 2020 are: Innovative Pedagogy – with particular reference to disruptive pedagogy th...

  • DARE-UK International Summer School on Global Greenhouse Gases – 12th July 2020 to 18th July 2020

    This intensive 1-week course is aimed at PhD students and post-doctoral researchers in the natural sciences who want to develop a solid understanding of the role of key greenhouse gases (GHGs) in the Earth system and the processes that govern their dynamics in the atmosphere, ocean and biosphere. ...

  • 2020 International Higher Education Teaching and Learning Conference – 10th August 2020 to 13th August 2020

    The International Higher Education Teaching and Learning Conference will provide academics, researchers and higher education practitioners with a forum to exchange ideas, experiences and research findings relating to the preparation and support of students, teaching and learning methodologies, the u...

  • 5th World Symposium on Sustainable Development at Universities – 26th August 2020 to 28th August 2020

    University of Uppsala, Visby Campus, Gotland, Sweden Universities, Sustainability and Society: Supporting the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals The "5th World Symposium on Sustainable Development at Universities" (WSSD-U-2020) will focus on „Universities, Sustainability a...

  • Higher Education Summit 2020 - COPERNICUS Alliance – 31st August 2020 to 2nd September 2020

    The Higher Education Summit 2020 (#HES2020) is an international event addressing the question "How can we assure quality and transformative learning for sustainable development?"  Higher education institutions in Europe acknowledge the urgent need for rapid and radical transformation towards sust...

  • International Conference on Sustainable Development – 9th September 2020 to 10th September 2020

    Creating a unified foundation for the Sustainable Development: research, practice and education This theme emphasizes the strong foundation that is provided by using research to inform our everyday practices, policies, and analytical approaches.   The 2020 Conference will once again provide a f...

  • Fostering Innovation on Sustainability Development at Universities – 10th September 2020 to 11th September 2020

    Fostering Innovation on Sustainability Development at Universities: using the transformative power of innovation in support of sustainable development initiatives in university programmes There is a perceived need for a dialogue on methods, initiatives and tools which may allow universities to fu...

  • 2020 AASHE Conference and Expo – 4th October 2020 to 7th October 2020

    The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s (AASHE’s) annual conference is the largest stage in North America to exchange effective models, policies, research, collaborations and transformative actions that advance sustainability in higher education and su...

  • Sustainable development and engineering education – 27th October 2020 to 28th October 2020

    Sustainable development and engineering education: towards transformative approaches in teaching, research and student engagement on matters related to sustainable development in engineering programmes The Symposium will bring together lecturers, researchers and practitioners in the field of engi...

  • Accelerating the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals in Asia – 23rd November 2020

    Despite the fact that teaching and research on the SDGs important, and may deliverdecision-making tools for future oriented action and for a sustainable society, there is at present a need to strenghten and accelerate the initiatives from Asian higher education institutions in this key area. It is a...