Call for abstracts: Research Symposium - Sustainability Day 2020

As part of its continuous engagement and involvement in sustainability questions in education, collaboration and research, Dalarna University is organising a Research Symposium during its Sustainability Day 2020.

Denna sida på svenska

  • Date: December 10
  • Klockan: 08.30-16.00
  • Where?: Digitally via Zoom

The purposes of the Sustainability Day Research Symposium are to provide an overview of current sustainability-related research at Dalarna University, and to stimulate and facilitate interdisciplinary research collaboration in this field. It is a continuation of the Sustainability Day program last year, which focused on how sustainable development is integrated in education.

Program for the day

Keynote speech will be given in English, other presentations will be given in English or Swedish.

Register for the Research Symposium

Deadline for registration is December 7, 2020.

The symposium will open with a keynote speech by Erik Westholm, professor em, dept for Urban and Rural Development, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Previously professor in Geography, Högskolan Dalarna. After this introduction follows presentations of ongoing research at Dalarna University and time for discussions and workshops on given themes. A final program will be ready in mid-November.

Organizer: Sustainability Council, Dalarna University

Scientific committee: Marie Elf (chairperson), Farhana Borg, Ioanna Farsari, David Gray, Annie-Maj Johansson

Contact details: For additional information, please contact Tobias Feldreich,

Last reviewed: