News&LPTransition Events

  1. TEST FR bis-TdResearch - Transdisciplinary Research Partnerships

    Tdresearch.net, the companion website to the TdResearch YouTube channel provides background information on the short videos on transdisciplinary research partnerships in different European countries.
  2. Sustainable Economic Models (SEMod ) - ULB

    Project of the Research center on microfinance of the Université libre de Bruxelles
  3. Public labeling of collaborative economy activities in Brussels

    Lunch meeting with entrepreneurs, researchers, local intiatives and public agencies
    on the opportunities for eco-management and sustainable labeling in the collaborative economy
    Project Innoviris, Collaborative cities for collaborative entrepreneurs (city4coEN) - UCLouvain, Odisee and KULeuven.

    Le retour des «communs» : cadre théorique et enseignements de l’expérience italienne

    Workshop organised by Olivier De Schutter, with prof. Antonio Vercellone (Universitá di Torino) as invited speaker
  4. Seminar on sustainable development in legal research

    B. Keirsbilck, Anaïs Michel (CCM, KULeuven),
    A. Strowel, Pierre M. Sabbadini (CRIDES, UCLouvain)

    Associations-Academics Forum, in the framework of "Transition Now"

    Associations 21: group of associations dedicated to sustainable development
  5. Ecological and social transition initiatives in the district of Verviers (Thimister-Clermont, Spa, Malmedy)

    Multi-stakeholder visionning workshops : food & agriculture, energy, social & solidarity economy, culture & education.
  6. BElgian Ecosystem Society - BEES Market 2018

    Single event gathering research and practice on "ecosystems and society" on a Belgian scale

    Transition énergétique & sociétale : comment changer d'échelle ?

    Rencontre internationale francophone
  7. Sharing economy for sustainable cities: from research to policy

    Workshop organised by the project Innoviris "Collaborative cities for collaborative entrepreneurs (city4coEN)", under the direction of a consortium of researchers from the UCLouvain, Odisee and the KULeuven.

    The Laboratory of Transition (Le Laboratoire de la Transition)

    Platform bringing together researchers and social actors around the issue of ecological transition through social innovation

  8. The transition to post-growth society: A new role for law and the state

    Workshop co-organized with the Séminaire interdisciplinaire d'études juridiques (S.I.E.J.) from the Université Saint-Louis.

    Biodiversity, Environmental Justice and Innovative Public Policy

    Workshop organised by T. Dedeurwaerdere and B. Coolsaet, followed by Brendan Coolsaet's thesis public defense: "Farming Justice. Rights-based Approaches to Collective Agrobiodiversity Conservation"

  9. From the living to the social: seed in question

    International conference co-organised by LAAP & DVLP (UCL), and SEED (ULg)
  10. Social actors–researchers workshop

    Topic for 2015 : Consumer-producer partnerships for sustainable agri-food transitions.
    Short description & programme (in French)
    Utopia for the present time (UCL): Food4Sustainability .
  11. Forum de la Transition

    La Maison du Développement Durable a organisé à Louvain-La-Neuve
    une conférence tous publics et plusieurs séminaires, visant à entendre les points de vue des différents acteurs de la ville-université et, par le dialogue, à esquisser la trame d'une vision partagée.
    www.maisondd.be/olln/forum-de-la-transition/
  12. Open Conference of LPTransition: Lifestyle changes for a fair ecological transition: the North-South dialogue

  13. « Motivations and arguments to act for biodiversity. Alternative ways to inspire innovative policy making »

    International conference jointly organised by BIOMOT and BESAFE
    see Conference website

    2ème Congrès interdisciplinaire du développement durable

    Quelles sont les barrières, les cadres de références qui nous bloquent dans un ancien système et nous empêchent d'aller vers autre chose ? Quelles recherches, quelles innovations et quel mode de pensée pour encourager la transition écologique ? Quels liens entre le développement durable et la démocratie, dans un cadre plus large (mondial) ? Quels sont les effets de la crise sur le développement durable ? programme
  14. LPTransition open seminar series

    4 March 2015: Towards transdisciplinary research on social and ecological transition
    • Masaru Yarime (University of Tokyo) : From transdisciplinary research on global Phosphorus regulation to social innovations on circular economy
    • Jérôme Pelenc (Université Libre de Bruxelles): Transdisciplinary research in the UNESCO biosphere programme
    2 April 2015: Citizen science and collective action for global environmental commons
    • Invited speaker : Charles Schweick (University of Massachussets)
    7 May 2015: Transition towards sustainable food systems
    • Invited speaker : researchers from ULG, UCL, ULB and KUL working on transition towards sustainable food systems
  15. La transition vers un monde soutenable. Regards philosophiques à l'épreuve de l'interdisciplinarité.

    Colloque organisé dans le cadre du GRICE (Groupe de Réflexion Interdisciplinaire sur la Crise Ecologique)
  16. LPTransition researchers meeting

    Doctoral/post-doctoral presentations by affiliated researchers.