Imperial College London and the Imperial College Union have teamed up to host a week-long celebration of sustainability from 15-19 February.
Join us for five days of panel discussions, interactive online events and social media takeovers on everything from energy and waste to sustainable food and active travel. Find out how Imperial College researchers are helping to build a greener, more sustainable world and learn how you too can get involved!
The programme kicks off on Monday 15 when the Provost, Professor Ian Walmsley FRS, along with Professor Paul Lickiss, Academic Leader in Sustainability, and a panel of Imperial staff, will launch the College’s new Sustainability Strategy. You’re invited to join the discussion by submitting your questions and comments.
Further details and sign-up information will be added to the programme below as the week approaches.
Monday 15 February: Energy
12.00-13.00: Sustainability Strategy launch
17.00-18.00: The energy challenge: building a sustainable energy future
Tuesday 16 February: Water and waste
12.00-13.00: How can we all make Imperial more sustainable?
17.00-18.00: Water and waste: reducing Imperial’s consumption and preventing pollution of our natural environment
17.15-18.30: What does the Biden presidency mean for climate goals?
All day: Sustainable solutions to period poverty
Wednesday 17 February: Food
12.00-14.00: Food sustainability ideathon
15.00-16.00: Towards decarbonisation: engaging with fossil fuel companies to drive a cleaner future
All day: Vegetarian/ vegan recipe sharing
Thursday 18 February: Nature and biodiversity
12.00-13.00: Nature walk
17.00-18.00: The ecological crisis: science, scary stuff and solutions
All day: Secret Garden tour and more
Friday 19 February: Travel and transport
12.00-13.00: Transition to zero pollution and sustainable mobility at Imperial
17.00-18.00: #SustWeekICL Kahoot Quiz
Quiz on Kahoot led by Imperial College Union to wrap up the week to wrap up the week. Find out more and sign up here.