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The UPF-BSM celebrates World Environmental Day with a Program of Environmental Sustainability:

18 Mayo - 2021
Dia del Medi Ambient

The UPF Barcelona School of Management joins the celebration of World Environment Day on June 5th. organizing a Program of Environmental Sustainability: a series of activities that aim to strengthen the school's commitment to Planetary Wellbeing by actively involving our community.

The main purpose of this initiative is to give a voice to students, alumni and faculty in order to support and encourage the generation of new ideas that contribute to a more sustainable future. The scheduled activities seek to enhance the transfer of knowledge in this area, from UPF-BSM to society, giving visibility to the school’s broad talent ecosystem with expertise and experience in sustainability.

At the same time, it is intended that this Sustainability Program be the starting point of a network of people formed by different agents of the school, with interest and involvement in this field, which generates debate and networking throughout the year.

Check out the proposals we have prepared and sign up for the events that interest you most. As these are events open to everyone, we also encourage you to share your calendar of activities with your network of contacts:

  • June 1st at 4 p.m: UPF-BSM Micro TED Talks Environment Marathon:
    in this activity we will give voice to students and alumni active in the environmental cause. Our challenge is to support those who are already leading the conversation and action in this area and at the same time, generate new "Climate Influencers" among our community.
  • June 2nd at 4p.m: Green Economy vs Digital Economy: Compatible Agendas? The pace of the green economy is much slower than that of the digital revolution and this has a considerable impact on the environment, which can lead to a head-on collision between technology and the environment. On June 2, we invite you to discuss the compatibility of both agendas.
  • June 15th at 4 p.m: Logifruit-Mercadona: a strategic alliance for a sustainable and innovative circular economy model: the webinar will present a success story that shows the alignment of Mercadona and Logifruit's business strategies to achieve an innovative and lasting relationship within a circular economy model in the agri-food sector.
  • June 17th at 4 p.m: Urban distribution of sustainable goods for economic, environmental, and social improvement: urban distribution of goods is the link in the supply chain that operates inside cities, with the aim of supplying both business establishments and the final customer. In this context, the study identifies the main characteristics that must govern the Sustainable Urban Distribution of Goods.
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