The interdisciplinary online event “Our Future through the Sustainable Development Goals” brings together international professors and experts and young people from different academic backgrounds to explore and discuss how the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) contribute to the future of the world and how they can be achieved through the various scientific fields.
The event comes as a culmination of a two-month social media campaign raising awareness on the SDGs and sustainable development.
The event is going to take place on Friday 19th, March 2021 from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM (EET).
It consists of seven 15-minute-talks followed by a roundtable discussion to further highlight the holistic approach needed to implement the Sustainable Development Goals.
The speakers are in alphabetical order:
Sam LONI, Program Director, Global Schools, UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)
Eden MAMUT, Professor of Engineering Thermodynamics, Ovidius University of Constanta, Romania; Secretary General of Black Sea Universities Network
Karin MARKIDES, President of the American University of Armenia; Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, Uppsala University, Faculty of Science and Technology, Sweden
Andjelka MIHAJLOV, former Professor of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Technical, University of Novi Sad, Serbia; Environmental Ambassador
Jeffrey SACHS, President of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network; Director of the Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University
Emmanouil SMYRNAKIS, Associate Professor of Primary Health Care and Medical Education, School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Nicolaos THEODOSSIOU, Professor of Water Resources Management, Department of Civil Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece; Chair of SDSN Black Sea
Evangelia SAVVIDOU, Coordinator of SDSN Youth Black Sea, is the hostess of the event.
Below you can find the agenda of the event.
The event is taking place via the Zoom platform.
To attend the event, please register by clicking the following button.
We are planning on recording the event.
The event is funded by the Research Committee of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh), hosting institution of SDSN Black Sea and SDSN Youth Black Sea, and is organized under the auspices of the Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, AUTh.
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us at: blacksea[at]sdsnyouth.org