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Sustainable Events

The calendar is an attempt to list all events related to sustainability in Tampere and Pirkanmaa region.

 

 

 

We are closing doors but we aren’t closing down.

Friends, We are asked to stay home, keep our distance and be cautious. In Finland, the people and the government are very reasonable, decades of crazy capitalism haven’t washed away their concern about the common good and the way they care. I’ve learned from my 8 years in Finland, that although (...)

Natural building and natural housing in Finland and abroad

This impact entrepreneur meeting is organized by the Sustainability and Impact Club of Tampere Universities with Y-Kampus and the Continuous Learning project. Kati Juola-Alanen, architect and co-founder of The Natural Design Company. Come and discover the beauty and sustainability of raw (...)

ECO - Justice and Art: Raisa Foster

This lecture is happening remotely due to Covid-19 restrictions. This public lecture is organized by the Leadership for Change Master’s program of Tampere University. It is the third and last out of three inspiring lectures related to sustainability and everyone is more than welcome! The (...)

Pop up pizza’s

Pete is back and he’s having a pop-up pizzeria on Friday 13th on Irjalankatu 7, FI-33560 Tampere, between 15:00 and 21:00. The Margarita is on the menu!! Want to know more about Peter? Read here.

Impact companies also need strong business models (podcast)

This impact entrepreneur meeting is organized by the Sustainability and Impact Club of Tampere Universities with Y-Kampus and the Continuous Learning project. Juha Kaario (MSc, MBA), COO and Chairman of the Board at Newelo Oy, co-founder at Varaani Works Oy and previously Senior Business (...)

Sustainable Business and Education – Now!

This forum is post-poned due to Covid-19 restrictions. TAMK is hosting a Sustainability Forum! The beginning of 2020ies calls for urgent changes in global economy and education. This urgency has been emphasized both by the leaders participating the World Economic Forum in Davos and the youth (...)

Storytelling for (climate) change

This workshop with an impact designer is organized by the Sustainability and Impact Club of Tampere Universities with Y-Kampus and the Continuous Learning project. Adriana Santamaría is a design strategist and entrepreneur. Her experience lies in the intersection of design, business and (...)

AI and ethics

Let’s consider the ethics affecting the use of AI: model explainability, interpretability, fairness, non-discrimination, and accountability. The workshop includes a presentation as well as a survey of participants’ questions and needs related to ethical design and use of AI systems and a (...)

Friday for future

It’s happening like last time in Keskustori all day.

Global South Impact Network 2

Do you have a sustainable development business or project idea in your own home country, which needs further elaboration? Global South Impact Network is a platform for reflection and peer support to develop your ideas into viable projects. With the help of this network you will be able to (...)

Micro-mining

If you are interested in product life cycle, join this group discussion organized by Changemakers Tampere to figure out what we could do to make technology more ecologically sustainable. What kind of minerals could be mined from our devices? Are there ways to sustainably gather minerals from (...)

Responsible Business Research Seminar

The Responsible Business Research Seminar is organised in order to increase the visibility and to promote research on business responsibility, sustainability and ethics in Finland. The Research Seminar offers an opportunity for researchers in the field to present their research projects and (...)

A philosophical evening about climate change

It’s in Finnish but here is a translation of the upcoming evening. It’s urgent to slow down and urgent to place ethics at the core of our decisions. "From the point of view of climate change, individual consumption solutions do not seem to matter much, and on the other hand, states and their (...)

Climate Chaos – What Can Be Done?

Deadly disasters such as wild fires, floods and droughts are increasing. So is the pressure to change the societal systems that build-up the climate chaos. What are the promising developments in energy provision and land-use? The seminar features front line artists and experts Risto Isomäki (...)

Meet Henri Murto: Understanding our immediate environment - Soil and food system, what’s wrong ? (with a podcast)

This impact entrepreneur meeting is organized by the Sustainability and Impact Club of Tampere Universities with Y-Kampus and the Continuous Learning project. Meet Henri Murto, an entrepreneur farmer running the Rekola organic and biodynamic farm. Henri is super passionate about farming and (...)

Meet Krista Willman: Urban gardening

This topic discussion is organized by the Sustainability and Impact Club of Tampere Universities with Y-Kampus and the Continuous Learning project. Krista Willman has a passion for urban gardening and she’ll share about that with us at the Sustainability and Impact Club. She’s a teacher at (...)

19 Feb Climate crisis coffee time

"Would you like someone to discuss climate issues? Welcome to the Climate Cafe of Extinction Rebellion Tampere! The Climate Cafe is both a place for XR Tampere actives to spend time in the spirit of regenerative culture, and also a place for new people who are interested in the movement – or (...)

Meet Eveliina Asikainen: Education and Sustainable Development

This topic discussion is organized by the Sustainability and Impact Club of Tampere Universities with Y-Kampus and the Continuous Learning project. Meet Eveliina Asikainen, TAMK Sustainability Coordinator, this week at the Sustainability and Impact Club. She is in charge of Learning and (...)

Meet Saana Raatikainen: Sustainability at the University

This topic discussion is organized by the Sustainability and Impact Club of Tampere Universities with Y-Kampus and the Continuous Learning project. Saana Ratikainen has a great energy and you are warmly invited to join! She was Ecocampus project coordinator at the University of Tampere 2001- (...)

Meet Eerik Wissenz: Impact business

This impact entrepreneur meeting is organized by the Sustainability and Impact Club of Tampere Universities with Y-Kampus and the Continuous Learning project. Meet Eerik Wissenz, an inspirational impact entrepreneur. Eerik is Canadian-Finnish, with a background in maths and philosophy. At a (...)

A bit more organic food?

You are very welcome to join Tampiiri ry!! This association exists since 20 years and counts 150 members. Its first mission is to make organic food accessible to students but since a few years it is open to all. Through Tampiiri, it has been possible to order organic local food monthly or (...)

Global South Impact Network

Do you have a sustainable development business or project idea in your own home country, which needs further elaboration? Global South Impact Network is a platform for reflection and peer support to develop your ideas into viable projects. With the help of this network you will be able to (...)

Sustainability Open Space

Tampere Universities students are welcome to join the 2d meeting of the Sustainability Open Space happening at TAMK on February 17th, 2020, Learning Lab, room B3-08, from 15:00 to 17:00. SOS aims to make the students community more sustainable. The discussion will happen every last Monday of (...)

Climate crisis coffee time

"Would you like someone to discuss climate issues? Welcome to the Climate Cafe of Extinction Rebellion Tampere! The Climate Cafe is both a place for XR Tampere actives to spend time in the spirit of regenerative culture, and also a place for new people who are interested in the movement – or (...)

Mindset Changers: Sonja Finér

This public lecture is organized by the Leadership for Change Master’s program of Tampere University. It is the first out of three inspiring lectures related to sustainability and everyone is more than welcome! For this first lecture, Sonja Finér, Executive Director of Finnwatch will share about (...)

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