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University of the Future: Event Announcement

The Centre for Development and Research (CDR) will be hosting an evening event at BOKU University on Tuesday, 26 March. Arjen Wals, guest professor at the CDR, Verena Winiwarter (BOKU) and Charlotte Voigt (BOKU ÖH) will be discussing fresh thoughts for the university of the future in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Admission is free!

  • Date: March, 26th 2019
  • Time: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Place: Festsaal, Gregor Mendel Haus (3rd floor) 1180 Vienna, Gregor-Mendel-Straße 33

In case of interest please register with: rosana.kral@boku.ac.at

Arjen Wals is professor of transformative learning for sustainability at Wageningen University, the Netherlands. He also holds the UNESCO Chair of Social Learning and Sustainable Development.

Verena Winiwarter is an environmental historian and served as dean of the Faculty for Interdisciplinary Research at the University of Klagenfurt. She is now professor at BOKU’s Institute of Social Ecology and was Austria’s scientist of the year in 2013.